Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Tourism, Investments and Aviation the Hon. Chester Cooper hosted a town hall meeting, January 12, 2023 in Georgetown, Exuma, at St Andrew’s School; and on Friday, January 13, at Black Point, Exuma, at the All-Age School. He also met with residents of Staniel Cay, Exuma, at a town hall meeting, where he updated them on new investments for the Island of Exuma and the Exuma Cays. Black Point and Staniel Cay residents were introduced to project investors. Deputy Prime Minister Cooper was accompanied by Senator the Hon. Randy Rolle, Global Relations Consultant/MOTIA; Dr. Kenneth Romer, Deputy Director General/MOTIA and Acting Director of Aviation; Phylicia Hanna, Director of Investments; and other government officials.
ELEUTHERA, The Bahamas — The Hon. Alfred Sears, Minister of Works and Utilities leads a delegation in Eleuthera today where he is inspecting various sites including docks, administrative buildings, residences, dilapidated structures and other infrastructure projects. Minister Sears underscored that the trip is a “priority” and not “ceremonial”. The delegation includes Water and Sewerage Chairman and Deputy Speaker Sylvanus Petty; Bacchus Rolle, Parliamentary Secretary; Luther Smith, Permanent Secretary; technical officers and senior officials from the Ministry. Minister Sears is also expected to attend a Town Hall Meeting in the evening to discuss plans for the Glass Window Bridge.