Wednesday | March 4, 2015

Gov't repairs Portland police stations affected by Sandy

Published:Thursday | November 15, 2012

Gareth Davis, Gleaner Writer



The Ministry of National Security is to carry out repairs to the three police stations in Portland which suffered damage during Hurricane Sandy.




National Security Minister, Peter Bunting made the disclosure during a tour of the stations yesterday.



Bunting said repairs to the Port Antonio, Orange Bay and Buff Bay stations are to begin next week.



The national security minister said the Buff Bay station was the worst affected of the three and will cost about 1 point 6 million dollars to repair.



West Portland Member of Parliament Daryl Vaz, who was a part of the tour committed to assisting with the restoration.



Meanwhile, Mr. Bunting commended the police personnel in Portland for the bravery they showed during the passage of Hurricane Sandy.



Like our new Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/gleanerjamaica



Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/JamaicaGleaner



editorial@gleanerjm.com