CHANGES UNDER THE LOCAL GOVERNANCE ACT, 2016
UNDER SECTION 5 OF THE LOCAL GOVERANCE ACT, EACH PARISH COUNCIL IS NOW TO BE REFERRED TO AS A MUNICIPAL CORPORATION, AND THE ST. CATHERINE PARISH COUNCIL IS THEREFORE NOW KNOWN AS THE:
ST. CATHERINE MUNICIPAL CORPORATION.
THE SECRETARY MANAGERS OF THE FORMER PARISH COUNCILS, THE TOWN CLERK OF THE FORMER KINGSTON AND ST. ANDREW CORPORATION AND THE CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGER OF THE PORTMORE MUNICIPALITY HAVE NOW ALL BEEN GIVEN THE TITILE OF:
Source:: St Catherine Municipal Corporation
Frequently asked questions and answers
How do I get a copy of an approved plan?
Ans. Step 1 Fill out and Access to Information Form at the building registry at the KSAC.
The request may also be sent by email.
When done by telephone calls it is noted and the matter is dealt with however the customer is advised to fill out an application and directive is given during the conversation.
Source:: General Information
Kingston’s Mayor Dr. Angela Brown Burke recently spear-headed the contract signing ceremony for the KSAC’s Family Park at the project site inside St William Grant Park.
The eco-friendly park, which will comprise playground and recreational facilities, will utilise old tyres and more than 1.5 million plastic bottles to create play equipment and structures.
So far, 650,000 plastic bottles have been collected from businesses and individuals within the Kingston and St Andrew municipality and rural areas.
Source:: Family Park Contract Signing
Her Worship the Mayor of Kingston, Senator and Councillor Dr Angela Brown Burke, J.P. has expressed outrage at the murder of Jamaica College third-form student, 14-year-old Nicholas Francis, who was stabbed and killed on a bus during a robbery yesterday afternoon.
While expressing heartfelt condolences to the parents, family and schoolmates of young Nicholas, Mayor Brown Burke appealed to criminals to leave our children alone.
Special District Constable Sworn In
Althea Bernard, Municipal Police, St. Catherine Municipal Corporation, on Thursday, October 20th, under the Constables (Special) Act, took the Parish Special Constable Oath in the Mayor’s Parlour, Emancipation Square, Spanish Town, and was sworn in as Parish Special Constable for the parish of St. Catherine.
Source:: Special District Constable Sworn In