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Northgate Development Update

6 April 2022

Work now completed on Chester’s new 1km surface water drain.

The complex and challenging task of tunnelling under the city centre has now been completed. The new drain is a major future-proof environmental investment by Cheshire West and Chester Council in the city’s recovery from the pandemic, and an essential requirement ahead of major regeneration schemes, including the Northgate development currently under construction and set to open in the autumn.

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