Prime Minister of Jamaica the Most Honourable Andrew Holness (centre) breaks ground for the Closed Harbour Beach Park Project with from left: Senator Ransford Braham Chairman UDC, Ms. Heather Pinnock Acting General Manager UDC, Dr Carey Wallace Executive Director TEF, His Worship the Mayor Homer Davis Mayor of Montego Bay, Hon. Edmond Bartlett Minister of Tourism, Hon. Dr Horace Chang, Minister of National Security, Hon. Marlene Malahoo Forte Attorney General, Ms Audrey Sewell Permanent Secretary Office of the Prime Minister, Hon Godfrey Dyer Chairman TEF and Hon. Olivia Grange Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sports.
The occasion was the Ground Breaking Ceremony for the Closed Harbour Beach Park, held on Friday, February 22, 2019 at the location (known as Dump Up Beach) in Montego Bay St. James. The Closed Harbour Beach Park development forms a part of the UDC’s Montego Bay Redevelopment Programme which will see the conversion of the 16-acre property into a world class recreational space.