W/R Minister hands over Takoradi Market Circle project to contractor for works to begin
The Western Regional Minister, Mr. Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah has handed over the Takoradi Market Circle to the contractor responsible for the redevelopment project, Mr. Andril Medeiros to begin works at the site on Monday, May 10, 2021.
The Takoradi Market Circle which is to be redeveloped into an ultra modern market will have begin this month as it was initially to begin in October 2020 but was delayed due to some unfinished projects.
The Regional Minister speaking at the ceremony made it known the redevelopment of the project is already behind time which was to initially begin last year. He would also like the consultant and the contractor to reschedule their plans for the project either doing double shifts or triple shifts to save up for the time lost because of the delay. He would also like the project to finish on time and the market women to come back to a comfortable new market.
Also, The contractor in charge of the project, Andril Medeiros, indicated, he is ready with his team to begin the project as soon as possible and has purchased all the materials needed to complete the new Market Circle.
Moreover, the Mayor for Sekondi Takoradi, Mr. Abdul Isaah Mumin who was also present at the ceremony made it known he was happy with the handing over the project as they have really come a long way. He also indicated they are not done yet with the resettlement of the traders as they are still in the process to allocate each and every trader a stall or space to trade.