Bahrain's Works Minister inspects 60,000m2 Water Garden project
Phase 2 of the Water Garden project is on track, with construction of the parking lot and service-only buildings complete
Bahrain’s Works, Municipalities Affairs, and Urban Planning Minister, Essam bin Abdulla Khalaf, has inspected the progress of construction on the 60,000m2 Water Garden project.
Construction work on Phase 2 of the Water Garden development project is on track. The Works Minister confirmed that the parking lot and service-only buildings have already been constructed. Essam bin Abdulla Khalaf also emphasised the importance of conserving the historic identity of the iconic garden, including its lakes which cover 12,349m2.
In addition, the Works Minister underlined a strategy to intensify the plantation of 1,200 trees and expand green spaces, according to the state-run Bahrain News Agency.
Essam bin Abdulla Khalaf directed that the development project needs to be fast-tracked in order to be inaugurated within the coming months, adding that most development works are nearing completion as planned.
The Works Minister also highlighted that HRH Princess bint Ibrahim Al-Khalifa, Wife of His Majesty the King, and President of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW), has shown keen interest in achieving timely milestones in the Water Garden project.