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Chaguanas Mayor notified of 10 % reduction in regional corporation funding

Chaguanas Mayor Gopaul Boodan confirmed that he has been notified by government that there will be a ten percent reduction in funding allocated to regional corporations.

Mayor Boodan explained that the letter which he received was sent by the Ministry of Rural Development and Local Government.

In a News Power Now interview, Mayor Boodan noted the letter urged that adjustments be made in how Regional Corporations conduct their affairs in several areas.

Mayor Boodan also stated that the Central Borough is faced with a challenge of properly servicing the garbage collection needs of new housing developments and this is situation that will have to be addressed.