New plaza to ‘recenter’ Watergrasshill almost complete

The new plaza will act as an area for events or gatherings to take place in the future while also refocusing the village of Watergrasshill.

Watergrasshill is set to be ‘recentered’ as works to develop a new focal point for the village are nearing completion under the Watergrasshill Village Enhancement scheme.

The new plaza, a public realm enhancement similar to that of a town square, saw work commence in November 2021 and is located at the top of the village near the modern apartments.

Speaking with The Avondhu, Barry Curtin, vice-chairperson of Watergrasshill Community Association, said that the new plaza will see the centre of the village ‘shifted’.

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