The government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines awarded a contract to Franco Construction Ltd. for the re-construction of the Public Water Tank in Clifton, Union Island. The existing tank has been leaking and has not been used to full capacity for some time.
The Office of the Honourable Prime Minister advised that, in accordance with Section 5 of the Public Holidays Act, Cap 274 of the Laws of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Revised Edition, 2009; Tuesday, 27th December 2016, will be observed as a Public Holiday.
SOURCE: Office Of The Prime Minister
At 1:00 p.m. on Friday, 16th December, the Barbados Meteorological Services, through the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Meteorological Services, issued a high surf advisory and small craft warning for St. Vincent and the Grenadines with effect from 6:00 p.m. Saturday, 17th December through to 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, 21st December 2016.