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financial year, had not kept pace with the bus park as had been the intent. A public education programme was undertaken by the UDC and its partners, the KSAC and the Transport Authority of Jamaica regarding the changes consequent on the construction of the bus park.

Simon Bolivar Cultural Centre North Parade already known for the historic Ward Theatre, will also house the Simon Bolivar Cultural Centre, construction for which commenced during the review year. The project which is funded by the governments of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and Jamaica, will see the realization of a 350 seat multi-cultural centre. The Simon Bolivar Cultural Centre is expected to commemorate the stay of the Venezuelan National Hero on Princess Street in Downtown.

St Catherine Caymanas Estate Planning continued for the 4332 hectare Caymanas Estate during the financial year. Designated a UDC area in April 2009, the components of the

Hellshire Glades Phase II, St. Catherine

plan will include housing solutions, a mega sporting facility, manufacturing, agro processing and the creative industries. Central to the development of the plan is the Caymanas economic zone which is expected to drive the redevelopment process.

Hellshire Glades II The 42 unit Hellshire Glades Phase 2 was completed during the year under a contract valued at $185M. This project complements the phase 1 development of 166 units, previously done through the West Indies Home Contractors Limited.

Halfmoon Bay Sewer Line The Corporation is also engaged in planning for and scheduling infrastructure works in the Hellshire area. To this end, repair works valued at approximately $854,000 was undertaken on the Halfmoon Bay Sewer Line .,


ANNUAL REPORT 2009 - 2010

commercial facility, which was not being undertaken by the UDC, construction of which, at the end of the

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