Johnstone Town hall readied for grand unveil
March 16 2015Johnstone Town Hall this week, following completion of construction work at the £14.5m civic building.
A phased opening of the glass and stone structure will begin from Monday 23 March, offering a range of facilities including a theatre, library, café and conference rooms all arranged off a central ‘high street’.
Accommodation is also provided for Police Scotland and Macmillan Cancer Support with Renfrewshire Council offices and a dance studio located on the upper level.
Councillor James Harte said: “The project has been completed on budget and on schedule and we are thrilled to finally be able to open the doors.
“Johnstone residents have watched the new building rise from the ground over the past two years and this week will be their first chance to have a look around.
“The council has made a massive financial commitment to the project to help drive the regeneration of Johnstone and the building has changed the face of the entire town centre.”
The town hall was designed on-house by Renfrewshire Council and delivered by Holmes Miller and BAM.
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