Residents of Siaya County will soon enjoy recreational facilities at the Governors Park which will soon be open to the public.
The works being facilitated by the County Government, under the Department of Lands, Physical Planning, Urban and Housing Development is aimed at making key urban areas conducive for investment.
With the 46 million source from the World Bank under Kenya Urban Support Programme has also established sanitation facility equipped with shower cubbicles, with separate lavatories for both men and women.
Paved walkways, trimmed lawns, garden benches as well as lights have been installed at the new park, which also has a water fountain.
With a rapid growing population, Governor Rasanga says the park together with improved connected streets will reduce motorised transportation within the county.
“The park will also serve as a chill spot for residents seeking various county services , ” added Mr. Rasanga
With the Siaya Stadium also near completion, the Governor is confident that the recreational facilities will serve as a tourism and sports hub. Once complete the park will be serviced with WIFI to enable visitors access internet services.