Head of the ODPM, Retired Major General Rodney Smart.

Residents whose homes are close to the volcano in Piparo continue to be informed of its activity and plans for evacuation and escape should the need arise. This according to Head of the ODPM, Major General Rodney Smart who spoke with News Power Now on Friday morning.

He said that a meeting was held with all stakeholders on Thursday and residents will be informed of all that came out of the meeting.

He said that they also had the Land Settlement Agency, as well as the representative of the Village Council in attendance.

Mr. Smart revealed that while plans are in place, the meeting was called to enhance the plans that are already in place.