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Striking glass wall wraps new complex

Post Time:Jan 12,2009Classify:Industry NewsView:164

A glass wall wrapping around the outside of Central Library and the Hamilton Farmers' Market [Ontario] is the most striking feature of the face-lift designed by architect David Premi.

The wall, with color-changing LED lights built in, will also create an indoor walkway and cafe connecting the library and market. Sliding glass panels will open the market to a widened sidewalk in summer.

A new staircase and glass-sided elevator will replace two escalators in the market, which will also gain an eating area, demonstration kitchen and sinks and refrigeration in each stall, according to a Jan. 12 report in The Hamilton Spectator.

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