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Two Town Hall Meetings Scheduled for February 25 and 26 about Zoning and Development Plans; Residents and stakeholders advised to attend.

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PHILIPSBURG:--- Residents and stakeholders of the Cul de Sac Basin and Cay Hill, are invited to the second town hall meeting for Monday, February 25 at 7:00pm to 9:30pm. The meeting will take place at the Belair Community Center.

The first public town hall meeting as it relates to the Greater Philipsburg area, Suckergarden and Over the Pond is scheduled for Tuesday, February 26. Residents and stakeholders should make every opportunity to attend the meeting. The venue of the meeting is at the University of St. Martin (USM) starting 7:00pm until 9:30pm.

Attendees will be informed about the proposals from the Ministry with respect to zoning of the aforementioned areas.

The Ministry would like to get the public's views and ideas as it pertains to development so that these can be also incorporated as much as possible.

The Ministry of Public Housing, Spatial Development, Environment and Infrastructure (MinVROMI) is developing the legal framework for possible future development; to designate and/or reserve land for desired use; to prevent uncontrolled development; and to offer legal security to residents about future development.

The meeting is part of the process of drafting "development plans" for country Sint Maarten.

Last Updated ( Friday, 22 February 2013 21:54 )