This corniche just opened
he Public Works Authority (Ashghal) on Monday opened the first and second zones of Al Khor Corniche Development Project to the public after the completion of the main works. The third and final zone will be opened during the first half of Ramadan.
The project includes replacing the pedestrian walkway floor, which was made of concrete, with 22,500 square metres of granite and interlock with different designs, shapes and colours to give the Al Khor Corniche a distinctive, aesthetic character.
Granite has special characteristics that resist the weather conditions on the beach.
The children’s play area will be completely renovated and three new areas will be added. The play areas will open to the public within two months.
In addition, 256 seats and 46 pergolas will be provided as part of the project. The public toilets will be fully renovated and new facilities will be added for people with special needs. Al Khor Corniche project includes planting trees and providing 6,000 square metres of green space.