St. Jago Cathedral Preparatory wins 2012 Hellshire Schools Enviro Competition
(l-r) Sara Simpson, Director, Natural Resources Management and Environmental Planning (NRMEP) Department, Commander Errol Taylor, Deputy General Manager, Development Planning and Management, both of the Urban Development Corporation (UDC) and Marcia Creary, President, Jamaica Institute of Environmental Professionals listen attentively as Kerrissa Palomino, student, St. Jago Cathedral Preparatory informs them about their winning project which focused on the negative impact waste disposal can have on human and marine life. The occasion was the 6th annual Hellshire Enviro Fair held by the UDC at Two Sisters Caves on Thursday, May 31. St. Joseph’s Infant and Kingston Technical High emerged winners in the infant and secondary categories. The winning schools copped UDC trophies and cash prizes valued at $25,000 each and select passes to UDC-owned attractions Dunn’s River Falls and Park and Green Grotto Caves and Attractions in St. Ann.