NewsRegional News Trail’s Esplanade parking lot to undergo upgrades SHARE ON: Wylie Henderson, staff Wednesday, May. 16th, 2018 The City of Trail has awarded a contract to Hil-Tech Contracting Ltd. to run upgrades to the parking lot by the Esplanade. City councillor Robert Cacchioni says it’s part of the city’s downtown revitalization efforts. //www.mykootenaynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/BOBBY-CASH-LOT-1-LOT.wav He adds the finished product will result in a facility that is much more pleasing to the eye. //www.mykootenaynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/BOBBY-CASH-LOT-2-MORE-LOT.wav He says it will tie in nicely with upgrades happening at the Crown Point Hotel. //www.mykootenaynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/BOBBY-CASH-LOT-3-CROWN-POINT.wav The contract is worth $489,000. The city will look into negotiating a smaller project scope to drive costs down where possible.