Tag: upgrades

Gov’t cuts cost on $275.5M UG road upgrades with new technology

Gov’t cuts cost on $275.5M UG road upgrades with new technology

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- May 13, 2021

-geotextile tubes to replace expensive revetment works The Government is using technological solutions to reduce the cost attached to the ... Read More

Billion-dollar farm-to-market road for Corentyne to Canje Creek

Billion-dollar farm-to-market road for Corentyne to Canje Creek

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- April 12, 2021

-to unlock new agriculture lands -Minister Edghill Farmers and other stakeholders in the East Berbice-Corentyne (Region Six) will soon benefit ... Read More

Years later, Mon Repos, Good Hope roads to be rehabilitated

Years later, Mon Repos, Good Hope roads to be rehabilitated

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 27, 2021

- residents laud initiative The living standards in Good Hope and Mon Repos are set to be enhanced as the ... Read More

Minister Edghill berates contractor for sluggish work on Leguan stelling

Minister Edghill berates contractor for sluggish work on Leguan stelling

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- February 18, 2021

-six-month contract signed in November 2018 -work plan to be revised following contractor’s request for extension More than two years ... Read More

$174M conservancy, drainage works for West Watooka

$174M conservancy, drainage works for West Watooka

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 2, 2021

- aims to provide year-round irrigation for farmers The Ministry of Agriculture, through the National Drainage and Irrigation Authority (NDIA) ... Read More

Upgrades to Owen, McDougal Streets to improve residents’ lives

Upgrades to Owen, McDougal Streets to improve residents’ lives

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- January 5, 2021

Residents of Owen and McDougal Streets in Kitty, Georgetown are hailing the $39 million upgrades to the roads, noting that ... Read More

$600 million in roadworks cleared through supplementary budget

$600 million in roadworks cleared through supplementary budget

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 29, 2020

─ for advance mobilisation of 48 road projects ─approximately 100 roadways to be rehabilitated The Ministry of Public Works has ... Read More

Residents hail Kwakwani road upgrades, new link to Orealla

Residents hail Kwakwani road upgrades, new link to Orealla

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 22, 2020

Residents of the logging community of Kwakwani are in high spirits as contracts for internal road upgrades and works on ... Read More

Farmers welcome $53M De Hoop access road upgrades

Farmers welcome $53M De Hoop access road upgrades

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 18, 2020

With works progressing quickly along the De Hoop Access Road, farmers are in high spirits over the long-awaited $53 million ... Read More

70% infrastructural works completed in Sophia under IDB programme

70% infrastructural works completed in Sophia under IDB programme

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- December 31, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, December 31, 2019 Sophia residents will soon benefit fully from the $1.5Billion in ongoing upgrades to the ... 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.