Reconstruction of the Service centre (Dom služeb) Hnúšťa

  • Investor (key institution): Town of Hnúšťa
  • Contact person: Pavel Trenčín
  • Year of implementation: 2011
  • Implementation venue

  • Country: Slovakia
  • Region: Banska Bystrica
  • Town: Hnusta
  • Impact: local

    Total costs: 81 EUR

    Source per every institution

    • regional: 81 000 EUR
    1. Improved condition & quality of the public space between the blocks of flats.
    2. Improved support for the development of small business operators in the area of blocks of flats.
    3. Improved attractiveness of the architecture of the socialist buildings.
    4. Improved involvement of the local community in events organized in its quarter.
    1. What forms of cooperation were used as new approaches in the field of rehabilitation and conversion of urban functional areas?
    2. n the building of the service centre (Dom služieb) all windows, shop windows and doors were replaced. The facade of the building used by various entrepreneurs was repaired and newly painted.

    3. Was the building or the space between buildings) identified as a valuable socialist heritage?
    4. The building originates in the communist period. The exterior has been reconstructed, the interior has been partly kept as a remainder of the communism.

    5. What criteria were applied to make this judgment?
    6. All the criteria related to the improvement of effectiveness of the building use and improvement of the building exterior were abode during the reconstruction.

    7. Was the building or space between buildings) important to local communities and how were they involved in decision-making process about its rehabilitation or conversion?
    8. The project is important for the local community since various establishments providing services to the inhabitants can be found here. The Citizens were represented by the council members who participated in the implementing of this plan.

    9. Were attempts made to improve territorial cohesion within the city/town/district? And, if so, how was success on this front gauged?
    10. The service centre (Dom služeb) is located in the town centre.

    11. Were there attempts to reduced disparities between districts within cities/towns achieved reduced? And, if so, how was success on this front gauged?
    12. The differences between the town areas have not decreased.

    13. Other important facts and comments, e.g. critical review.
    14. The service centre (Dom služeb) is significant to the town Hnúšťa as for decades many local enterpreneurs have been using commercial space here.


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