JIS News

The Emergency Operation Centre (EOC), at the Ministry of Local Government, Community Development and Sport, is in full operation as Hurricane Emily approaches the island.
Director of Administration and Assets Management, Wayne Robertson told JIS News that the centre was activated prior to Hurricane Dennis and manpower was stationed there on a 24-hour basis, to provide information to the public.
“Parish councils are able to call in to the centre and are also able to ascertain relevant information needed to assist citizens,” he noted. “There are also two numbers for the public to phone in to the centre for any assistance they may need”.
The numbers are: 1-888-991-4617 and 960-4103.