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Supplies Worth More Than $20 Million Going To SVG

April 22, 2021
More than $20 million worth of supplies are bound for St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG), as part of Jamaica’s disaster relief aid, as they continue to cope with the…

Local Government Minister Announces Structure of Support for St. Vincent And the Grenadines

April 14, 2021
Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Hon. Desmond McKenzie, says Jamaica is organizing support for St. Vincent and the Grenadines, which are now being battered by the erupting La…

Bill passed to amend the Disaster Risk Management Act (DRMA)

April 1, 2021
KINGSTON, Jamaica: The amendments to the Disaster Risk Management Act (DRMA) allowing for sanctions for infringements under the Covid-19 protocols have been passed to statute. The Bill to amend the…

Local Government Minister Outlines Special Plans For Easter Weekend Lockdown

April 1, 2021
Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Honourable Desmond McKenzie, is giving the assurance that preparations are in place to facilitate several special-interest groupings during the extended lockdown over the…

Local Government Minister Mourns the Passing of Councillor Derron Wood

March 18, 2021
Hon. Desmond McKenzie, Minister of Local Government and Rural Development has expressed sadness at the passing of the Councillor for the Fairy Hill Division in Portland, Derron Wood. Councillor Wood…