Uppsalas Rathaus: Was lange währt, ist endlich gut (Bild: Einar Aslaksen)

Good things come to those who wait

It has been 57 years since work on Uppsala’s town hall was halted due to a lack of funds. But now the finished building is a sight for sore eyes: completed by Henning Larsen with a little help from Japanese technology, it was even singled out as Sweden’s “Building of the Year”.