Up to 400 construction jobs will be created as part of an almost $40 million investment into delivering the next stage of the Queen Victoria Market’s revitalisation.
The City of Melbourne will invest $35 million into building new Trader Shed and Northern Shed facilities on Queen Street with a further $4.5 million to be spent on a major refurbishment of the existing Food Court.
Lord Mayor Sally Capp said construction will employ around 400 workers, in addition to another 500 workers already building the Munro development and restoring the market’s heritage sheds.
“These stages of the market renewal program will deliver 900 jobs for our city at a time when we need them most,” Capp said. Continue here