Watch: Belvedere garden will have a care centre for the elderly, says Mayor


Marsa Mayor Francis Debono said that the council is discussing the possibility of having a centre for the elderly in garden which will be the subject of a regeneration project.

Debono spoke with following an announcement about an investment project of €400,000 on the garden on Saturday. The Mayor talked about how the elderly could benefit from a centre specifically for them, in the area where they were brought up.

Minister for the Environment Jose Herrera spoke of the extensive regeneration and works need in the garden located in central Marsa. The Local Council will work on this project together with Ambjent Malta.

Ambjent Malta’s chairman Conrad Borg Manche insisted on the importance of green public spaces in urban areas in localities such as Marsa, Sliema and Gżira.