PARISH CHURCH SERVICE KICKED OFF NATIONAL HERITAGE WEEK
Several representatives consisting of agencies, service groups and volunteers came together for worship on Sunday, October 9, 2016, at the St. Catherine Parish Council/JCDC hosted parish church service in commemoration of National Heritage Week.
The ecumenical service which was held under the theme “our heritage…our legacy…our strength” was held at The Worship Centre, 61 Old Harbour Road, St. Catherine.
Council staged Debriefing Subsequent to Hurricane Matthew
Following the de-activation of the St. Catherine Emergency Operations Centre on Tuesday, October 04, a debriefing was held in the Council’s meeting room on Friday October 07, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.
The meeting was convened by chairman of the Parish Council and Mayor of Spanish Town, Councillor Norman Scott. The Custos Rev. the Hon. Jeffery McKenzie was also in attendance.
Special Drain Cleaning Project In Martha Brae Division
Special Drain Cleaning Project In Sherwoon Division
ST. CATHERINE PARISH EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTRE ACTIVATED AND ALERT FOR ‘HURRICANE MATTHEW’
This policy document sets out the Govenment’s framework for providing access to adequet, affordable and safe housing solutions for all.
A public consultaion session on the draft national housing policy will be held on Tuesday October 11, 2016 at the Portmore Heart Academy Assembly Hall, St. Catherine between the hours of 5:30p.m. and 8:00p.m.
The Meteorological Service has discontinued the Tropical Storm Warning for Jamaica.
The island is no longer at threat of tropical storm-force winds as Hurricane Matthew continues to move away and weather conditions improve. The MET Office says at 10 a.m. the centre of Hurricane Matthew was located near Latitude 18.9 degrees North, Longitude 74.3 degrees West. This is about 230 kilometres (140 miles) east of Morant Point, Jamaica or 60 kilometres (35 miles) east of Tiburon, Haiti.