civic centre


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civic centre

n
(Human Geography) Brit the public buildings of a town, including recreational facilities and offices of local administration
Translations

civic centre

n (Brit) → Verwaltungszentrum nteiner Stadt

civic centre

n (Brit) → centro civico
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The reply said that the ticket displayed was for the Sandyford Square car park and not the Civic Centre car park where the car was parked.
The face-lift would also ensure the long-term future of the Grade II-listed Civic Centre, which in February was named the best building in the North East by a panel of experts for the Journal.
According to Bannister Fletcher's History of Architecture, Cardiff has the finest civic centre in Europe and the third finest in the world.
The cabinet wants to see an "iconic" waterfront development on the site of the Civic Centre building which is the council's headquarters.
It shows planned changes for Civic Centre 1 which will re-organise work space.
The Central Library stands on first floor level on four huge columns providing a large open courtyard beneath the library decorated with pools and fountains with an open atrium above providing visual "connectivity" with all parts of the civic centre.
The site for the new civic centre and square is in the eastern (Leinster/Westmeath) quarter of the town, just off the main artery that leads to the river and immediately behind St Mary's Church (grim Protestant Gothic, but a key historic landmark).
The new civic centre, which would be built in Acre Close, Whitnash, would be about 4,000 square feet and act as a one-stop shop for residents.
It's only two years since the Cabinet approved the PS18m Civic Centre revamp over a three-year budget period.
Anneliese Hutchinson, Service Director, Development and Public Protection, Civic Centre, Regent Street, Gateshead NE8 1HH
Kirklees Council's Labour Cabinet voted last year to close customer service points at Civic Centre 1, Kirkgate and Gateway to Care in the former NTL building on Market Street.
In addition to this, portable displays located within the city and civic centre areas including hanging baskets and containers will be installed as normal during June and July.