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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 →

Caratal Bridge Three Million EC Dollar Reconstruction Contract Signing

A contract for close to three million EC dollars has been signed by the Ministry of Transport and Works with Bailey’s Construction Company, for the reconstruction of the Caratal Bridge, which was damaged by the floods of December 2013 The signing took place at a ceremony hosted by the Ministry this morning. Addressing the event,… Continue Reading →

HLDC Over 100 Employed

The Housing and Land Development Corporation said more than one hundred Vincentians are currently employed in the reconstruction efforts following the disaster in December of 2013. General Manager of the Housing and Land Development Corporation (HLDC), Elvis Charles tells NBC News that Mr. Charles said the housing program, is ongoing in Fitzhughes, Cumberland, Vermont and… 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 →