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Ocho Rios to undergo $400m transformation

Published: Saturday December 21, 2013 | 3:10 pm Comments 0
Tourism Minister Dr Wykeham McNeill.
Tourism Minister Dr Wykeham McNeill.

The resort town of Ocho Rios, in St Ann, is set for a major transformation with the phased implementation of a $400 million enhancement†project.

Tourism Minister Dr Wykeham McNeill, who made the announcement, said the project will include a full upgrading of the cruise ship terminal and the parking area, where kiosks will be erected to accommodate craft†vendors.

The project will also include major reconstruction of the Turtle River Road, between the pier and Main†Street.

It is expected to be completed by October next†year.


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