UDC to Construct Beach Park in Montego Bay
Representatives from the Urban Development Corporation (UDC) present the design concept for the Closed Harbour (Dump-up) Beach Park to the St. James Municipal Council (March 9, 2017). Left to right: Kerrymoure O’Connor, Project Manager; Shamona McBean, Architectural Assistant; Lucan Robinson, Architect and Lisa Golding, Manager for UDC West. Within months, the UDC will embark on the implementation phase of the project, which will see the creation of a state of the art beach park. The facility, spanning approximately 16 acres, 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.