Sports & Recreation
Blackburne & Dredge Bay
One of the numerous programs Minister Browne implemented was the Development of the Blackburne & Dredge Bay Playfields into integrated sporting, recreational and entertainment facilities. 90 percent of the funding for the development of Dredge Bay Stadium was raised by Minister Browne. Today, Dredge Bay is a national asset which has hosted a number of national events including carnival shows, Coney Island and international games, including St. Kitts vs Antigua.
Establishment of an indoor recreational facility, including an Olympic size pool and gymnasium.
Revisit the organizational structure of sporting bodies within the SI constituency, and increase the range of organized sporting groups and activities
Establish a sports council to assist with the coordination and general management of sporting bodies and activities within the constituency.
The Plan in addition to providing direction will be utilized as a mechanism to evaluate and monitor progress. The effectiveness of the plan necessitates full participation at the community level. This represents an excellent opportunity for each constituent to join their parliamentary representative in the community development process.
Routine hosting of social functions to foster a feeling of camaraderie among constituents.
We have made a lot of progress over the past few years, but there is still a lot to be done. The future advancement of City West is well assured under the focused leadership of Hon. Gaston Browne. Let us join our representative in developing our community.