Sanitisation of City Markets

The Mayor Councillors of the City of Georgetown wishes to inform the general Public that the Stabroek Market will be closed to the public on Thursday, March 26, 2020.

This is to facilitate the spraying/ sanitisation of the market and its immediate environs, by the City Public Health Department.

Therefore, Stall- holders and Vendors will not be permitted to conduct business for that entire day.

This exercise will be extended to the Bourda, Albouystown, Kitty and East Ruimveldt markets The Council seeks the full co-operation of all Vendors, Stall holders and citizens in this regards.

It is important that Council employs the necessary precautionary measures to safe guard the health, safety and wellbeing of the citizenry.


COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.