275,000 sqm Crescent Park in Lusail opens Mar 27, 2019 0 2494 12345 QNADohaMinister of Municipality and Environment HE Eng Abdulla bin Abdulaziz bin Turki al Subaie inaugurated the Crescent Park in Lusail on Tuesday. Spread over an area of 275,000 square metres, the park is inspired by the desert environment and sand dunes, in addition to the style of Islamic gardens.The park features a unique design that combines different facilities designed to provide an exceptional experience of Lusail’s sustainable parks to residents and visitors alike. The park has access gates, facilities, old waterways, bicycle and pedestrian tracks, and shaded areas along these corridors inspired by authentic Islamic forms that reflect the shadows in an artistic way. It has public squares, seating area, forest and children’s play areas.The garden is based on sustainability with the use of recycled water to irrigate green areas, all in harmony with the design of a lighted irrigation system to provide a unique experience to enjoy the nature.Sports facilities include a large football field, two acrylic basketball courts, two sand volleyball courts, three acrylic tennis courts and other facilities.The park has two large restaurants, various services, 530 parking spaces, easy access to all garden facilities, and direct access to Lusail’s tram system, providing easy access to the park directly from all areas of the city. Subaie said one of the ministry’s main objectives is to protect the environment and its natural balance through comprehensive and sustainable development. “The city of Lusail, which we are proud of as a model for sustainable cities, adds this new park to the city’s facilities and services,” he added.He said the ministry appreciates the role of Qatari Diar in the development of an excellent infrastructure and the addition of many facilities to the city of Lusail in terms of buildings, parks, green areas and others. RELATED ARTICLES National museum is our legacy: Amir Mar 27, 2019 0 2602 Gulf crisis threatens security of the region: Khater Mar 27, 2019 0 1167 Fear of Qatar pilgrims denied their rights to perform Hajj grows Mar 27, 2019 0 2383 CCQ opens new Al Khor campus Hisham Aljundi Doha The Community College of Qatar (CCQ) opened a new campus at Al Khor on Tuesday with a capacity to accommodate 4,000 students to serve the northern region. The new campus, spread across three buildings, .. Algeria army chief demands Bouteflika be declared unfit to rule Algeria army chief demands Bouteflika be declared unfit to rule Digital innovation is future of govt services: Sulaiti Minister of Transport and Communications HE Jassim Saif Ahmed al Sulaiti has said that Digital innovation is the future of government services in Qatar. “We will go on with transformation, thanks to the support and ..