Tag Archives: flooding

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 →

Rise Up Concert Marked As A Huge Success

Organizers of the Rise Up Charity Concert have expressed appreciation to the Vincentian public for making the event a huge success. The event was held on February 1st, in an effort to raise the four hundred thousand dollars which is needed to renovate the Maternity Ward at the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital. The facility was… Continue Reading →

Rehabilitation And Reconstruction Efforts Preparations

The Government is currently preparing projects for the rehabilitation and reconstruction efforts, following the flooding and landslides which occurred on Christmas Eve. This was revealed by Chief Engineer, Brent Bailey, who said that the first aspect of this program will be to install Bailey Bridges in the affected communities to ensure the ease of travel… Continue Reading →

Vincentions Expect A Lot From This Saturdays Rise Up Concert

Vincentians can expect a show of the highest calibre when they support the Rise Up Charity Concert which will be held at the Victoria Park this Saturday. This statement was made by Entertainment Coordinator for the Rise Up Charity Concert, Charles Villareal said they have been hosting an extensive public awareness campaign and many Vincentians… Continue Reading →