The City of Belleville has officially started the second phase of revitalization work in downtown Belleville.
This morning was the ribbon cutting and sod turning for the work at Campbell and Front Street.
Deputy Director of Engineering Ray Ford says the first stage of work will last about two weeks between Campbell and Victoria Streets.
Belleville Mayor Taso Christopher.
Councillor Jack Miller says it will be short term pain for long term gain.
Elisha Purchase with Build Belleville
There will be five stages in the work which will last until late fall.
Click here to see a break down of the staged work