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Friday, April 6, 2018
Mayor: Clean your vacant property or State can seize it
Clean your vacant property or it
can become the property of the
State. Port-of-Spain mayor Joel Mar-
tinez made the announcement yes-
terday at a news conference held at
his of ice at the Port-of-Spain City
Corporation, Knox Street, Port-of-
Nara Adhama How soon shall
we addressing the issue of home-
less people urinating, sleeping etc
on the pavements of the City?
Caporale Sasha Lynch I hope
he's successful with this endeav-
our and hopefully it can be imple-
mented in other areas throughout
Ry Ra What is considered vacant
here? Cud it have a shed on it and
rubbish and dat be considered va-
Henry Imamshah Very good
Sheldon DC James Here's hop-
ing that the Mayor, Deputy Mayor,
Aldermen and Councillors of the
Port-of-Spain Corporation keep this
promise to clean lots and empty
vacant spaces in the capital city.
Just as the Port-of-Spain City Cor-
poration has decided to wash down
Charlotte Street, they (the Port of
Spain City Corporation) should
wash down all the streets in the City
to make Port of Spain the exact cap-
ital city as it was years ago.
Ed Abhee When the corporation
cleaned the property and bill the
owner, does that law even exist?
Nila Mahase Maharaj Why this
Mayor don't clean up the streets of
PoS and alleviate the flooding by
cleaning the drains and waterways?
Is he greedy for property?
Harry Kak's Dook's There's no
way/law a state can take away a
unclean vacant property; however
they can clean up the property and
then they can charge the owners.
Ian R Joseph Good, if they don't
want to clean it, take it.
Thirty- ive new buses that were
purchased by the Government from
China have reached the Port of Port-
of-Spain, but cannot be cleared be-
cause a "simple documentation"
procedure was not done in time for
the vehicles' arrival.
Chukin Hunter Incompetence,
what a joke.
Kenny Supersad What's new?
PTSC is never ef icient and always
running at a loss. Fuel was in-
creased 4 times and they never in-
Zubs Sid Why are they still im-
porting garbage buses? After about
3 years, its rubbish. Why not use
the Japanese buses?
Victor Cumberbatch Works and
Transport Ministry, again?
woman on gun,
A 21-year-old Venezuelan woman,
who was wounded in an alleged
shoot-out with police in Diego Mar-
tin last week, has appeared in court
charged with irearm and ammuni-
Caporale Sasha Lynch In St
Lucia, the locals were also com-
plaining about the negative impact
that the Venezuelan immigrants
were having on their society. Trin-
idad has its share of problems, but
we don't need outsiders adding to
it. Other immigrants come here
from all over , yet it's the Venezue-
lans who are mainly in the news
with crime-related incidents.
Enid Donawa Colombia and Bra-
zil are fed up of the wave of Vene-
zuelan migrants putting a strain on
their country's resources and are
locking down their borders. She
should thank God she is alive.
Robert John I have a prison in
my house, put she here.
Rick Raj All lies...she's too cute.
Rasheed Karim Hahahaah I will
keep them, ah want to open a bar
and ah hear they selling more than
less on President's
Minister in the Of ice of the Prime
Minister Stuart Young says Govern-
ment has spent $30 million less in
undertaking restoration work at
President's House, St Ann's.
Jerod Beepath I bet it would
have a $50m cost over run.
Razif Mohammed The coun-
try eh have money. UNC drain the
treasury, ent? Where you get the
Nila Mahase Maharaj How
much needed to open the schools?
Catylin Joseph It needs to have
a museum or something to gener-
ate revenue. We should have a tour
schedule of this all Magni icent
Seven, zoo and Botanical Gardens
instead of leaving these poor cruise
shippers to wander around town
and be robbed.
Rodney Henry What a coinci-
dence, not even a month since the
former President left of ice you'll
suddenly have money to do repairs,
very spiteful government. What
goes around comes around.
The eastern end of President's House which is under restoration.
PICTURE ABRAHAM DIAZ
"If my mind can conceive it, if my
heart can believe it, I know I can
achieve it because I am somebody!"
--- Jesse Jackson
"Some people say I have attitude.
Maybe I do... but I think you have
to. You have to believe in yourself
when no one else does. That makes
you a winner right there."
--- Venus Williams
"There are no secrets to success. It is
the result of preparation, hard work,
learning from failure."
--- Colin Powell
"Even when you have doubts, take
that step. Take chances. Mistakes are
never a failure, they can be turned
--- Cat Cora
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Venezuelan nationals board the Trini Flyer at
Crews Inn, Chaguaramas, to depart for Venezuela
PICTURE ROBERTO CODALLO
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