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Anna Gardens opens in Fuzja

Architecture and urban planning
Echo Investment has opened Anna Gardens, the first open-access space in Fuzja.

The renovated area commemorates Anna Werner the wife of Karol Scheibler, the founder of the original textile factory. The opening was attended by the mayor of Łódź Hanna Zdanowska, as well as members of the Medusa Group architectural studio and Echo Investment. Throughout the summer the gardens will host free events such as the Polówka Summer Film Festival.

The development of Fuzja involves the renovation and conversion of a 19th-century cotton mill complex, which covers an 8 ha site in Łódź. It is being developed in a number of stages and will combine office, retail, service and restaurant facilities, together with residential buildings, a city square and almost 4 ha of green areas. In total, Fuzja will eventually comprise 20 buildings, including 14 renovated factory buildings.

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