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$400k for Housing Repairs in Bagatelle District

by: - October 8, 2019
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Dr Kenneth Darroux

Four hundred thousand dollars are available to the communities of Bagatelle, Fond St. Jean, Pointe Caribe and Stowe for continued housing repairs in the area.

To-date, the Bagatelle Village Council has received $1.4m for residents to carry out repairs to their homes since hurricane
Maria.

Hon Parliamentary Representative for the Petite Savanne Constituency, Dr. Kenneth Darroux said since Hurricane Maria numerous cheques have been issued for residents to contract their own skilled men for repairs as well as to purchase fittings damaged by the hurricane.

Announcing an additional $400,000, he said, “We did a number of roofs that cost significant sums in the region of $40,000 and $50,000. There is still a lot of work to be done in housing.”