Under a revised Local Government system repair of schools will be carried out by the regional corporations.
Rural Development and Local Government Minister, Franklin Khan, said this is one of the many proposals coming out of the consultations held across the country on reforming the system.
He was speaking in the parliament during debate on the motion to Approve the Draft Local Government and Tobago House of Assembly Order, 2016 this afternoon.
Rural Development and Local Government Minister, Franklin Khan.
At present the Educational Facilities Company Limited is responsible for school repairs.
Concerns have been raised about schools not being ready in time following the July \August holidays due to unfinished work.