The Grand Fond Constituency will see the undertaking of several Government projects in their community over the next few weeks.
On Wednesday June 24th, Hon. Parliamentary Representative for the Constituency, Ivor Stephenson handed over a $146,120 cheque to the village council for the completion and continuation of 15 projects in the communities of Grand Fond, Riviere Cyrique and Morne Jaune.
One of the major projects to be undertaken is work on the Grand Fond Playing Field. A new cricket pitch and football goal posts will be installed.
Work will also be done on the basketball hard-court.
Washroom facilities for two constituents and work on the Newfoundland and Mineguine feeder roads are also on the list of projects to be undertaken.
Hon. Parliamentary Representative for the Constituency, Ivor Stephenson said, “Today I am very proud to be standing here as the Parliamentary Representative to ensure that the constituency continues to receive funds for the development of the communities.”
Following the handing over ceremony, a town hall meeting commenced to allow for constituents to raise their concerns and discuss plans for the further development of the constituency.