Wednesday 1 April, 2020

GOSL highlight major projects for 2020

The Government of Saint Lucia (GOSL) held a joint meeting with all Ministries and agencies to discuss the implementation of major capital projects to be undertaken throughout the Island. 

According to the Government, these projects will assist in Economic Growth and create business and employment opportunities for thousands of St. Lucians.

A few of the major projects on the agenda include:

1)The full commissioning of the OKEU Hospital

2)The St Jude Hospital Reconstruction project

3)The Islandwide Road Rehabilitation project and other key infrastructure projects

4)New Hotel Developments in Cap Estate, Choc, Canelles, Choiseul, Vieux Fort and Castries

5)The Continuation of the Rehabilitation of schools across the country and the construction of new school wings

6)The new Hewanorra International Airport

7)The Improvements to Port Castries and preparations for the establishment of the Cruise Homeport in Vieux Fort

8)The new Police Headquarters in Castries

The Ministries of Health & Wellness, Education, Agriculture, Infrastructure and Physical Planning as well as Invest Saint Lucia, NIC, the Delivery Unit, the Development Control Authority, SLASPA and CIP were all in attendance at the meeting.

The meeting was held at the Office of the Prime Minister on January 8, 2020.

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