St. Ann was named after Ann Hyde, wife of James II, King of England and is recognized as the largest of all the parishes. It is known as ‘The Garden Parish’ for its bauxite, agriculture and livestock production and – perhaps most notably – its tourist attractions.
Source:: The Garden Parish of St. Ann
Bad Weather Report – June 16-17, 2017 St. Catherine Municipal Corporation
Disaster Coordinator met with St. Catherine Municipal Corporation’s Staff Emergency Operations Team
Just over two weeks into the 2017 Atlantic Hurricane season, the Parish Coordinator (Disaster Services) Ms. Patricia Lewis called a brief meeting with staff members of the Parish Emergency Operations Centre (PEOC). The meeting was held in the Corporation’s meeting room on Friday, June 14, 2017.
The meeting was to confirm positions assigned to individuals as set out on the duty roster for the season and make clear what the duty assigned meant.