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Stakeholders gather to discuss storm preparedness

CARLOS ATWELL, ​carlosatwell@nationnews.com

Added 25 August 2019

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Chairman of Grantley Adams International Airport, Vic Fernandes (third from left), greeting businessman Mark Maloney as the former exits the meeting. (Picture by Carlos Atwell)

Government headquarters is buzzing with activity as public and private stakeholders meet with Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley in light of the imminent arrival of Tropical Storm Dorian.

Prominent businesspeople such as Ralph Williams, Mark Maloney and Anderson Cherry were all invited as well as members of the islands utility companies, transport, hospital, sanitation, education, ports of entry and more.

Members representing various governmental agencies are coming and going as they leave to complete their preparations. Currently, the private sector invitees are awaiting their meeting. (CA)

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Minister of Creative Economy, Culture and Sports John King (left), Fire Chief Errol Maynard and Deputy Fire Chief Henderson Patrick. (Picture by Jameel Springer.)

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