Published: 2nd Jun 2020

International construction firm ISG has taken hold of the Waltham Forest Town Hall site, marking a key milestone in its ambitious transformation programme. ISG will start work on the refurbishment of the Grade-II listed Town Hall, marking the largest change to the historic building and the wider campus since it was first opened in 1941. The approved plans focus on creating an inclusive and welcoming space bringing it into the 21st century. It will transform the way the council operates and delivers services to residents of the borough and provide an inviting and revitalised space for visitors of all ages to enjoy. This first phase of the redevelopment was approved by Waltham Forest’s Planning Committee in October 2019, with work beginning on pedestrianising the area around the fountain. In December 2019, leading UK developer Countryside were appointed as the contractor for phase two of the project, including much needed affordable … (To read the full article, subscribe below)