Renovations of Greece’s Most Beleaguered Square Almost Complete (Pics and Vids)

The reconstruction of Omonia Square is almost complete. (Photo by Eurokinissi)

ATHENS – The reconstruction of Omonia Square is almost complete and will be delivered to Athenians and the capital’s visitors by the end of next week, Mayor Kostas Bakoyannis said on social media on Thursday.

Δοκιμές στην Ομόνοια. Πλατεία ξανά! Έρχεται…

Δοκιμές στην Ομόνοια. Πλατεία ξανά! Έρχεται…

Posted by Κώστας Μπακογιάννης – Kostas Bakoyannis on Thursday, February 20, 2020

The square’s fountain has been filled with water, the mayor said, adding he is “Very happy that Omonia square (reconstruction) has entered the final stretch and will be delivered to the Athenians.” He uploaded a video accompanying the social media postings showing the fountain in operation and commenting, “the last time we see the fountain empty of water”.

The reconstruction of Omonia Square is almost complete. (Photo by Eurokinissi)
The reconstruction of Omonia Square is almost complete. (Photo by Eurokinissi)
The reconstruction of Omonia Square is almost complete. (Photo by Eurokinissi)
The reconstruction of Omonia Square is almost complete. (Photo by Eurokinissi)
The reconstruction of Omonia Square is almost complete. (Photo by Eurokinissi)