“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.
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.