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For the third consecutive year, Trinidad and Tobago will raise the coveted Blue Flag at the Las Cuevas Beach Facility, having been recognized by the Blue Flag International Jury in September 2016.
The Ministry of Works and Transport wishes to advise the general public that pedestrians are now restricted from crossing the Priority Bus Route (PBR), 100 metres, West of the traffic signal at Curepe Junction.
The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management (ODPM) is advising citizens to be vigilant of upcoming adverse weather as indicated in Information Bulletin #4 issued by the Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Office (TTMET) at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday 27th September, 2016.
At 8.00 a.m. on Tuesday the MET Office noted the centre of an area of low pressure associated with a very active Tropical Wave located approximately 765 km east of the Southern Windward Islands. This area is becoming better organized.
The system is moving toward the west to west-northwest at approximately 30 km/h and there is a 90% chance of it becoming a Tropical Depression on late Tuesday.
Port-of-Spain, Trinidad: The Tourism Development Companyin collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism and the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), hosted the launch of the Trinidad and Tobago Tourism and Health Programme (THP) on Friday 23rd September, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency Trinidad.
The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management (ODPM) is advising citizens that the confirmation of disturbed weather in Information Bulletin 2 issued by the Trinidad and Tobago Meteorological Office (TTMET) at 8:30 am, on Monday 26th September 2016, is at this time pronounced ONLY an area of disturbed weather.
“It is a very traumatic moment for all of us at the household of Their Excellencies and family. Her Excellency and I and our two children, Christian and Anura are devastated by the sudden loss of Mr Choy Richardson, our senior Butler. Choy Richardson was a genuine, loving human being we were privileged to know and who we respected tremendously for his exemplary selflessness and his sense of personal consideration for all. His loving sense of genuine serviceensured those he served enjoyed every moment of the function they attended. His work ethic was phenomenal. Choy was very compassionate and kind to our children Christian and Anura and for this we are eternally grateful. His capacity to please and comfort knew no bounds. We are in deep grief at his untimely passing.”