In the French mass media the information about Montparnasse modernization has appeared. According to the statement of the vice-mayor of Paris, the territory around the same name railway station can undergo a serious reconstruction.
The contractor of this project is an architect agency from Holland, and the new area has to become an analog of (neither more nor less) Times Square in New York.
An approximate term when constructing works in Montparnasse to be over is 2020. Also the Montparnasse Tower, one of the main symbols of the neighbourhood, will be reconstructed.