Bahrain: The Works, Municipalities and Urban Planning Affairs Ministry yesterday opened a new public park in A’ali.
Ministry Under-Secretary Dr Nabil Abu Al Fateh opened the facility.
Located in Block 763 in A’ali, the Hoor Public Park is designed to be a recreational facility as part of efforts to achieve comprehensive urban development in the kingdom, he said.
The park includes mainly two play areas for children, playing fields for various sports, a walkway and various buildings aimed at serving visitors, he added.
Dr Al Fateh highlighted the directives of Works, Municipalities and Urban Planning Affairs Minister Essam Khalaf to implement programmes to achieve the ministry’s strategic goals.
Northern Municipal Council member Abdulla Ashoor thanked the directives of His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa as well as the ministry.
Assistant under-secretary for joint municipal services Raed Salah, Northern Municipal Council chairman Mohammed Khalifa Bu Hammood, Mr Ashoor, Yussef Ibrahim Al Ghatam and other officials were present.