Politics

Over 100 families get keys to HDC homes today

“Let's deliver a record number of houses in 2020…”

Words of newly appointed Chairman of the Housing Development Corporation, Noel Garcia, at a housing distribution ceremony this morning.

According to Garcia, the HDC plans to deliver approximately 2,000 homes this year.

"I'm happy to be back at the HDC," Garcia said.

Garcia was appointed Chairman of the HDC on Friday 10th January 2020, replacing Newman George. This is his second stint at the Corporation.

Tracy hopes to mend party but Charles feels 'viciously' attacked

Out­go­ing Po­lit­i­cal Leader of the To­ba­go Coun­cil of the PNM, Chief Sec­re­tary Kelvin Charles said, he was de­mo­nized dur­ing the cam­paign.

Los­ing in nine out of the 13 polling sta­tions through­out To­ba­go, Charles even­tu­al­ly lost to Tra­cy David­son-Ce­les­tine by 1,108 votes. He re­ceived 2,042 votes, while David­son-Ce­les­tine re­ceived 3150 votes. Speak­ing to re­porters af­ter his de­feat on Sun­day night he said, he was per­son­al­ly at­tacked.

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