Friday 14th September, 2018-Work is expected to commence next month on Phase II of the Government House Restoration Initiative.
A statement from Government House outlines that a contractor has been selected to commence the restoration of the west wing buildings of the property. Challenger’s Enterprises was selected from among nine construction companies which were invited to submit bids.
US$750,000.00 has been donated by the Ayre Group for this West Wing Building.
Among the construction team are Project Supervisor, Wesley James, Deputy Director of Public Works, Project Manager, Phillip Logan of Philip Logan Enterprises, Project Engineer, Everon Zachariah of CEAS Ltd and Donor Representative, Patrick Delowsky of the Ayre Group.
A significant amount of site preparation was already carried out with the assistance of inmates from Her Majesty’s Prison Rehabilitation Programme.
Governor General, His Excellency Sir Rodney Williams has expressed his delight at the commencement of work on Phase II of the Government House Restoration Initiative. The Governor General further stated that much praise must go to the Ayre Group for their generosity and interest in helping us to protect and preserve the history and heritage of our country for present and future generations.