Imagine stepping off High Street and into a lush forest.
What would it feel like to see water teeming into Maitland’s main street but not be in the midst of a flood?
These are some ideas that Maitland City Council has proposed to activate the city’s laneways as part of plans to revitalise central Maitland.
Artists impressions have been prepared for three possible attractions for laneways in Maitland.
The idea has been included in council’s Heritage Interpretation Master Plan, a collection of innovative ideas to use the city’s past to shape its future.
Full article available at Maitland Mercury, July 24, 2014.