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Amazing CMK blasts away the years of grime

Date Posted:16/10/2017

This week Amazing CMK, Business Improvement District took on the challenge of blasting away the years of built up grime in enhancement works to make Central Milton Keynes Sparkle again.

On Thursday 12th October the underpasses and walkways were introduced to some much needed deep cleaning with the start of months of work to jet wash and polish hundreds of metres of stone.  

Work commenced in Saxon Gate and Midsummer an area walked on by thousands of employees and visitors each week, once cleaned Amazing CMK will treat the surface  with a special finish to ensure that chewing gum and grime is repelled from the porous stone leaving a new  unblemished look to the city.

Melanie Beck, Chief Executive of the Amazing CMK BID said ‘In its 50th year the deep clean of our magnificent boulevards and walkways is the first stage of the Business Improvement Districts activity to upgrade the City Centre standards and Image.  As a successful economic area we want our employers and employees to love the experience of working here and to enjoy walking around in a clean and safe City Centre’. 

Amazing CMK BID tendered the work to specialist in the cleansing sector and after several dress rehearsals in areas around Central Milton Keynes appointment local company Concept Clean of Oxley Park to deliver the deep clean as part of its Sparkling City series of enhancements.