Govt. Acquires Lands in Kingston for Housing


The Government has acquired several hectares of land at various locations in Kingston, to construct houses. Minister of Information, Senator Burchell Whiteman, made the disclosure at the weekly post-Cabinet press briefing at Jamaica House yesterday (November 1).
The acquired lands are situated along Waltham Park Road, Mountain View Avenue and Norwood Road, and according to Minister Whiteman, persons currently residing on these lands would be given the first option to purchase the houses to be erected.
He informed journalists that Cabinet proposed that the premises on Waltham Park Road, which are collectively 1.21 hectares, and include 13

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