Sunshine City of Jamaica is Portmore
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Portmore was granted Municipality status in 2003 and has its own City Council and Mayor, following the British-based model of Jamaican local government

Horse Racing is popular and all major horse races are run at Caymanas Park located in north Portmore.


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Local Government Reform

Her Worship the Mayor of Kingston, Sen. Cllr. Dr. Angela Brown Burke, JP

As many of you may be aware, the Houses of Parliament has passed the KSAC General Elections (Amendment) Bill which allows for the Local Government elections to be postponed until December 2016. Like many of you, I too would have welcomed the elections being held on time. I am however more that pleased that finally, we have entrenched local government in the constitution of Jamaica.

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Source:: Local Government Reform