Maitland is on the threshold of taking some important steps in the preservation of its heritage.
Some of the most visible work will take place in the town hall foyer where council plans to rip out a cloak room – beneath the historic staircase – and ticket office.
The plans, which also address rising damp in the three buildings, went on public exhibition in June.
Council heritage officer Clare James has recommended councillors endorse the plans so the public can assess the details one last time.
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