The MOU of the Roseau and Portsmouth Enhancement Project of the Government of Dominica is to be signed on Thursday, October 23, 2014.
The ceremony will feature remarks from the acting Prime Minister, the Honourable Ambrose George, Minister for Public Works, Energy and Ports, Honourable Rayburn Blackmore, acting Permanent Secretary, Mr. Kendell Johnson and Consultant, NSG Management & Technical Services Limited, Ian Fields.
The Roseau and Portsmouth Enhancement Project is a Comprehensive Plan comprising a number of different projects related to the urban infrastructure upgrading and enhancement to include the road network, bridges, drainage, street lighting and streetscape of Roseau and Portsmouth of the Commonwealth of Dominica in addition to the improvement of the flow of traffic in Roseau and public administrative building in Portsmouth.
The first phase comprises engineering design for the project and construction works for a new West Bridge, rehabilitation of Independence Street and road realignment at Cabrits, in the vicinity of the Morocco funded hotel project.
The signing ceremony of the MOU for the Roseau and Portsmouth Enhancement Project begins from 10:00 a.m. at the State House Conference Centre.