UDC to Construct Beach Park in Montego Bay
Omar Simpson, Community Integration Manager, Urban Development Corporation (UDC), explains the design concept for the Closed Harbour (Dump-Up) Beach Park to citizens of Montego Bay at the recent town hall meeting at the Montego Bay Cultural Centre to engage stakeholders on the plans. Within months, the UDC will embark on the implementation phase of the project, which will see the development of the approximately 16-acre property into a state of the art beach park. The facility will feature, a jogging trail, soft and hard landscaping, an outdoor amphitheatre, games areas among other amenities. The construction of the park will be carried out in tandem with the Montego Bay Waterfront Rehabilitation Project, aimed at repairing the groynes protecting the Closed Harbour, AquaSol and Gun Point Beaches.