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Government Is Keeping It’s Commitment And Will Start Reconstruction On Damaged Bridges

Preparations are being made for the start of construction on four bridges which were damaged during the floods of December 2013. Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves announced at a News Conference this morning that an advance team of Engineers from Ecuador arrived in the state yesterday to conduct preparatory work for the construction of the… Continue Reading →

BRAGSA Continues To Clear The River Network

The Building, Roads and General Services Authority (BRAGSA) says it is continuing its work to clear the river network across the country, following the devastation caused by the December 2013 floods. Chief Executive Officer of BRAGSA, Deidre Myers, said three months after the disaster, BRAGSA is still seeking to restore a number of rivers that… Continue Reading →

VINLEC Hydro Power Plant Repairs

The St. Vincent Electricity Services, VINLEC say its making headway to repairs to the Hydro Power Plants that were damaged by the December 2013 flooding. Communications Officer Tamara Job-Sprott says after several attempts by the Engineers, the Hydro Plant in South Rivers is now operational. Mrs. Job-Sprott says Engineers are continuing to carrying out repairs… Continue Reading →

Government is looking at the possibility of relocating some three hundred individuals….

Government is looking at the possibility of relocating some three hundred individuals whose houses were damaged by flooding triggered by the trough system last month. So says Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, who was speaking at a Media Conference on Monday to outline the Government’s plan to the relief effort. The Prime Minister however said… Continue Reading →