The construction of a new Port Moresby City Hall was formalized atthe current City Hall by NCD Governor Powes Parkop and successful contractor China Railway Construction.
The current city hall has beenthe headquarters for the National Capital District Commission for the last 36 years.
Overthe years,the Commission had been forced to mover a few divisions out of city hall andthe scattered arrangement has not been good for efficient service delivery.
Acting City Manager Leslie Alu was gladthe modernisation approach bythe NCDC Beard and Management was taking a futher step.
NCD Governor Powes Parkop introducedthe initiative for a new city hall when he took office in 2007.
He saidthe custom design option was considered feasible and financially beneficial for NCDC hencethe signing on Friday with China Railway Construction.
The new city hall will cost K53 million. It will be a five story building on an area of 5, 728 square meters and will be built next tothe current city hall.
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