Architects appointed to deliver Prestongrange Museum masterplan
The £39,312.50 contract, which was awarded following competitive tender, will see the Edinburgh consultants consider range of options for future development of the museum.
Key stages identified for the preparation of the masterplan include:
Cllr Jim Goodfellow, cabinet member for community wellbeing, said: “The appointment of Simpson and Brown is a positive step forward in realising the future potential of the Prestongrange Museum and surrounding site. The master plan will identify a strategic vision for the sustainable future development of the site and the available options to achieve this. I know there are many groups, organisations and individuals who have an interest in this site and I am pleased to confirm that extensive stakeholder consultation will be undertaken during the development of the master plan.”
The masterplan will be completed by March 2018.