Prime Minister, Parliamentary Representatives embark on tour of Soufriere

PRESS RELEASE:- CASTRIES, Saint Lucia – Tuesday, 26 July 2016 – The touristic town of Soufriere will be the first in a number of strategic constituency tours that Prime Minister Honourable Allen M. Chastanet hopes to undertake in the short to medium term.

The tour commences from 10:00 am on Thursday, July 28, 2016.

The Prime Minister will be accompanied by parliamentary representative and Minister in the Ministry for Economic Development, Housing, and Urban Renewal, Transport and Civil Aviation Honourable Herod Stanislas and other Cabinet colleagues.

Among the highlights of the tour, the prime minister will visit the Soufriere Hospital, the Soufriere Comprehensive Secondary School, the Hummingbird Beach Resort., the now defunct Copra Factory.

This first hand assessment of key concerns impacting Soufriere signals the government’s commitment to systematically address several issues which have beleaguered the signature town for an extended period of time.

This is in keeping with the prime minister’s pledge to develop the southern quadrant of the island, consistent with the Constituency without Borders concept.