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PM Holness Announces SOE for Clarendon and St. Catherine


PM Holness Announces SOE for Clarendon and St. Catherine

The parishes of St. Catherine and Clarendon have been placed under a State of Public Emergency. The announcement was made today (September 5) by Prime Minister Andrew Holness. According to Prime Minister Holness, the SOPE was declared based on empirical statistics and intelligence gathered. Since the start of 2019, the Clarendon division has recorded the […]

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Plan Housing Developments with Climate Resilience in Mind – PM Holness


Plan Housing Developments with Climate Resilience in Mind – PM Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says developers should frame housing developments with climate resilience in mind. The Prime Minister says communities that are not properly planned can have an impact on the country’s climate. “When we cut down trees, when we have improper disposal of waste, when we don’t treat our water resources properly all of […]

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Report on Bernard Lodge Development to be Discussed with the Public – PM Holness


Report on Bernard Lodge Development to be Discussed with the Public – PM Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says a full report will be brought to the public in short order on the matter of the Bernard Lodge housing development. The Prime Minister’s statement came today (August 30) during his address at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Twickenham Glades Phase 4 development in St. Catherine. Prime Minister Holness, said […]

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