Government advises that the Layou Emergency Shelter and Resource Centre will be completed by June 2019
The Layou Emergency Shelter & Resource Centre is reportedly to be completed by June 2019.
Government contracted $2.4M loan from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) some time ago to ensure the safety of residents of Layou primarily.
According to Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit, in addition to this project, the loan also made provisions for inclusion of the reinstatement of retaining walls along the Layou Hillsborough Bridge, as well as towards the Layou Park area.
PM Roosevelt Skerrit
Meantime, Fitzroy Pascal in the Office of Disaster Management says the ODM is pleased to see the soon to be completed Layou Emergency Shelter.
Plans are also said to be afoot to have two more of these specially constructed buildings in other parts of Dominica in the near future.
Fitzroy Pascal in the Office of Disaster Management
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