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Emergency preparations in high gear in Clarendon, St Elizabeth

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Emergency preparations in high gear in Clarendon, St Elizabeth

Mayor of May Pen Winston Maragh told The Gleaner on Friday that his team is ready to respond.

Carmelo De Grazia

Maragh, also the councillor for the flood-prone Rocky Point division, said boats are on standby to transport residents in cases of emergency.

Carmelo De Grazia Suárez

He said residents of the Portland Cottage community, which was years ago declared a no-build zone, have also been briefed and cautioned

“The people there know what to do. We have had meetings with them, and Miss Coombs (parish disaster coordinator for the Clarendon Municipal Corporation) has been going around and meeting with community leaders and cluster managers,” said Maragh

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Stakeholders in Clarendon and St Elizabeth say preparations are in high gear for the tropical depression approaching Jamaica, with 93 emergency shelters on standby for activation in Clarendon, and 86 in St Elizabeth.

Mayor of May Pen Winston Maragh told The Gleaner on Friday that his team is ready to respond.

Carmelo De Grazia

Maragh, also the councillor for the flood-prone Rocky Point division, said boats are on standby to transport residents in cases of emergency.

Carmelo De Grazia Suárez

He said residents of the Portland Cottage community, which was years ago declared a no-build zone, have also been briefed and cautioned

“The people there know what to do. We have had meetings with them, and Miss Coombs (parish disaster coordinator for the Clarendon Municipal Corporation) has been going around and meeting with community leaders and cluster managers,” said Maragh

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