- New Liverpool Central Library opens
- The £50m PFI redevelopment of Liverpool Central Library is completed and the library open to the public, anticipating 1m visitors in its first year.
Local Authority Building Control gave the 'Technical Innovation' award to Liverpool and highlighted the challenges faced by the city in adding the extension to the existing Grade II listed site.
The city was also awarded the 'Partnership of the Year' award for its ongoing partnership with Liverpool-based developer Downing Construction.
Follow the link below for more background on the remodelling of the Central Library.