Plan for new City Hall at Sunderland Vaux site

Aaron Morby 7 months ago
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Sunderland City Council and partner developer Siglion have submitted plans for the next two buildings at the former Vaux Brewery site.

Plan for new city hall and public sector hub at the former Vaux brewery site

The plans include a 200,000 sq ft hub, which is set to become the new council City Hall, office space, a medical centre, a creche, a cafe/restaurant and a roof terrace.

Two linked 8-storey buildings will be erected on plots 13 and 14 off St Mary’s Way. If approved, construction could start later this year.

Tall hall building will include a full height atrium linking the two buildings

If a city cabinet approves the business case for a relocation, 1,200 council staff would move to building and work alongside a number of public sector organisations.

Facade of planned new council headquarters

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