Tag: prospect

Minister Croal inspects East Bank Housing Development Project

Minister Croal inspects East Bank Housing Development Project

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- April 30, 2021

- pleased with pace of work Minister of Housing and Water, Hon. Collin Croal says he is pleased with the ... Read More

Over 20,000 East Bank Demerara Customers to get Improved Water Service

Over 20,000 East Bank Demerara Customers to get Improved Water Service

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 12, 2021

An estimated 22,000 customers residing along the East Bank of Demerara will be able to boast of an improved level ... Read More

Sea defences to be strengthened with $5.1B investment

Sea defences to be strengthened with $5.1B investment

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 13, 2021

The Government has proposed a $5.1 billion allocation in Budget 2021 to bolster the nation’s sea defences. Senior Minister within ... Read More

Resettled Broad Street squatters benefit from behavioural change workshop

Resettled Broad Street squatters benefit from behavioural change workshop

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- December 8, 2020

─more psychosocial support to follow Twenty families relocated from Broad and Lombard Streets, Georgetown, to Prospect, East Bank Demerara are ... Read More

$300M set aside for major road upgrades

$300M set aside for major road upgrades

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- September 17, 2020

-East and West Bank Demerara, East Bank Essequibo areas to benefit Minister within the Ministry of Housing and Water, Hon. ... Read More

20 Lombard Street families receive keys to new homes

20 Lombard Street families receive keys to new homes

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- January 28, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, January 28, 2020 Twenty families who once squatted on private property at Broad and Lombard Streets are ... Read More

Infrastructure Ministry debunks Guyana Times article

Infrastructure Ministry debunks Guyana Times article

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 6, 2019

—no new breach at Prospect, Mahaicony —works ongoing to improve sea defences against potential breaches DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 6, ... Read More

Mahaicony sea defence strengthened

Mahaicony sea defence strengthened

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- July 10, 2019

─ “They came fast and sent some machines to fill up the canal” - a rice farmer recalls ─ additional ... Read More

Govt working to rectify Mahaicony sea defence breach

Govt working to rectify Mahaicony sea defence breach

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- July 7, 2019

─ excavators deployed to assist farmers ─ tons of boulders placed at affected site, more to arrive on Wednesday DPI, ... Read More

New homes for Broad/Lombard street residents by November

New homes for Broad/Lombard street residents by November

Alexis Rodney Alexis Rodney- July 4, 2019

─ “We know of your pain. We know of your situation you have faced with” - Min. Ferguson ─ sod ... Read More

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.