COMING EVENTUALLY: Abaco designated shelter won’t be completed before year’s end

Disaster preparedness minister acknowledges “it is a problem” Abaco Chamber of Commerce has expressed concerns amid active season NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The designated $1.8 million shelter on Abaco in the event of a major storm will not be completed until the end of the year, months after the ongoing Atlantic hurricane season, which has already seen […]

A WORD TO THE WISE: Prepare for 2021 hurricane season now, minister warns Bahamians and residents

Parker-Edgecombe urges Bahamians and residents to take hurricane advisories seriously “Precautionary measures taken now could save life and property in the future” NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Minister of State for Disaster Preparedness, Management and Reconstruction Pakesia Parker-Edgecombe said yesterday it is “critical” that each Bahamian and resident take the necessary precautions and prepare now in the […]