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Closure of Northwestern Exit Ramp of the Couva/Preysal Interchange


The Ministry of Works and Infrastructure wishes to advise the general public that the Northwestern Exit Ramp of the Couva/Preysal Interchange will be closed to traffic from the North Roundabout from Friday January 23, 2015 to Monday January 26, 2015. This is in order to facilitate culvert reconstruction works on the Northwestern Exit Ramp. During this ...

Update on Bridges Reconstruction Programme

B2/10 Toco Main Road

The Ministry of Works and Infrastructure wishes to update the public on the progress of two of the bridges under its Bridges Reconstruction Programme, B2/10 Toco Main Road and B3/5 Pluck Road. B2/10 Toco Main Road is seventy-eight percent complete and is expected to be opened in February while B3/5 Pluck Road is sixty percent ...

Hand Over of Sporting Equipment

Hand Over of Sporting Equipment

Dr Surujrattan Rambachan, MP for Tabaquite handing over Sporting Equipment to a member of the the Corosal Community Council of Mayo.

Suruj warns Erin residents: Contractors fearful of protests

Suruj warns Erin residents Contractors fearful of protests

Erin residents have been warned that their roads will remain unpaved if they continue to engage in protests, as contractors are not willing to risk their equipment in violent protest zones. The warning came from Works Minister Dr Suruj Rambachan, as he walked through dozens of villages from Quarry Road, Siparia, to Buenos Ayres, Erin, ...

Suruj to tour Santa Flora roads today

BURN: The scene at last Friday

WORKS and Infrastructure Minster Dr Surujrattan Rambachan is expected to conduct a tour of roads in Santa Flora and Palo Seco today, following agreement by residents to halt fiery protest action over the condition of the road. Since last Monday, several communities along the SS Erin Road were cut off from the rest of the country ...

Suruj, MP in war of words

HEATED: Minister of Works and Infrastructure Suruj Rambachan, right, and Member of Parliament for La Brea Fitzgerald Jeffery exchange their views during a tour yesterday to survey the bad road conditions at Los Bajos, Palo Seco. —Photo: DEXTER PHILIP

Minister tours after roads protest... MINISTER of Works and Infrastructure Dr Surujrattan Rambachan and Member of Parliament Fitzgerald Jeffrey yesterday accused each other of misleading residents of south-western communities on information regarding infrastructural works to be done in those areas, which led to fiery protests in the streets last week. In separate interviews with the media, Rambachan ...

Suruj promises QPS cycling lane


THE EDITOR: I was part of a group that had a very successful meeting with Minister of Works Suruj Rambachan (with the kind assistance of Minister Stephen Cadiz) who has in principle agreed to install within a week a cycling lane around the Queen’s Park Savannah to be used for safe cycling between 4 am ...

Official Opening of Talparo Bridge

Talparo New Bridge (72)1

The reconstruction of the Talparo Bridge was completed within eight months much the relief of the residents in the area. It is anticipated that this project will significantly enhance the traffic flow with the two lane culvert replacing the single lane wooden bridge. This will provide an improved access within the Talparo and Brazil Communities. PROJECT ...

Suruj asks Rowley: What will you do?


OPPOSITION Leader Dr Keith Rowley was yesterday challenged by Works and Infrastructure Minister Dr Suruj Rambachan, to tell the country which projects the People’s National Movement (PNM) would cut if it were faced with falling oil and gas prices. “Tell us what you’re going to do because it seems to me you (Rowley) are talking about ...

Letter of Thanks – Gasparillo Hindu School

Thank you

12th December, 2014. Thompson Street Gasparillo. 650-0084. Dear Sir/Madam, A heartfelt thanks to you for your generous contribution towards, our School Treat 2014. Without your support our venture would not have been a success. On behalf of the pupils, parents, teachers and principal we wish you and your family a happy and holy Christmas. May you and yours flourish with ...