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Officials Tour St. Regis Bermuda Resort Site

Officials Tour St. Regis Bermuda Resort Site

Minister of Home Affairs Walter Roban along with others visited the St. Regis Bermuda Resort site for a tour and progress update from the developers. A Government spokesperson said, “On Thursday, November 5th 2020 Minister of Home Affairs the Hon. Walter Roban JP, MP visited the St. Regis Bermuda Resort site in St. George’s for a tour and progress... Read more of this article

Emergency Repairs On Harbour Road

Emergency Repairs On Harbour Road

The Ministry of Public Works will carry out emergency repairs along Harbour Road in the vicinity of Burnt House Hill and Tamarind Vale Street, and the westbound lane has been closed due to the lane collapsing. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works wishes to inform the public that the Ministry of Public Works will carry out... Read more of this article

Ewing Street Rock Cut Project Nears Completion

Ewing Street Rock Cut Project Nears Completion

The City of Hamilton said they have “transformed a potentially hazardous area on Ewing Street that will serve to beautify the area, create more usable space and also increase the safety of the rock face there through stabilization.” A spokesperson said, ” The rock slope had degraded over time and presented a risk to nearby buildings... Read more of this article

Upgrade Work Continues On Front St. Junctions

Upgrade Work Continues On Front St. Junctions

The upgrades to the Front Street traffic junctions continues, and motorists and pedestrians are encouraged to use caution in the areas as the work continues, the City said today. A spokesperson said, “The upgrades to the easternmost Front Street traffic junctions continue to progress, according to schedule. “The upgrades at Bermudiana Road... Read more of this article

Time Lapse Video: Airport Terminal Construction

Time Lapse Video: Airport Terminal Construction

The time lapse video below provides a brief glimpse of the construction of the new airport terminal building, which is set to officially open on December 9th. A spokesperson previously said, “The new, purpose-built Airport Terminal will officially open for operations on December 9, 2020. The 288,000 square foot facility will provide for improved passenger... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Radar System Maintenance

Photos & Video: Radar System Maintenance

The surveillance radar system is undergoing planned maintenance, which is being carried out by an FAA team, assisted by technicians from the Airport Authority. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Airport Authority responsible for providing air navigation services at the LF Wade International Airport, including Air Traffic Control and Air Traffic Engineering,... Read more of this article

Ministry: Road Closures In Southampton

Ministry: Road Closures In Southampton

The Ministry of Public Works said that “Lighthouse Road, Southampton & the Railway Trail will undergo paving works that will require road closure.” A Government spokesperson said, “This road closure will take place during Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 through Friday, October 30th, 2020. Working hours will be from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Demolition Of Clayhouse Inn

Photos & Video: Demolition Of Clayhouse Inn

Work is underway on the demolition of the Clayhouse Inn building on North Shore, with many noting that is reflects the end of an era for the building, which is well known in Bermuda, and once hosted numerous entertainment events. Photos and video courtesy of Tom CoelhoThe building has not been used for some time, and demolition has been scheduled... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Demolition On East Broadway

Photos & Video: Demolition On East Broadway

Demolition work is underway on East Broadway today [Sept 26] with workers seen at the building next to the gas station, which has noted that while demolition work is taking place adjacent to them, the gas station remains open for business. Related StoriesPhotos & Video: Demolition Of Clayhouse Inn Photos &... Read more of this article

City: Upgrades To Front Street Traffic Junctions

City: Upgrades To Front Street Traffic Junctions

The City of Hamilton announced that work will begin in September to upgrade three of the major intersections on Front Street, which will consist of sidewalk refurbishment and the installation of new traffic lights. A spokesperson said, “The City has already completed numerous major junction upgrades on Court Street and north Hamilton in an effort... Read more of this article

Road Closures By BELCO North Power Plant

Road Closures By BELCO North Power Plant

The Ministry of Public Works said they wish to “inform motorists and pedestrians that there will be two road closures taking place simultaneously for the construction of the North Power Plant at BELCO. A spokesperson said, “The roads being closed are:Tribe Road # 2 – between St. John’s Road and Cemetery Road, and Cemetery Road... Read more of this article

Video: Ottiwell Simmons Centre Groundbreaking

Video: Ottiwell Simmons Centre Groundbreaking

[Updated] Premier David Burt, Minister of Public Works Lt. Col. David Burch and Mr. Ottiwell Simmons attended the groundbreaking of the Ottiwell A. Simmons International Arbitration Centre held yesterday. At the event, Premier Burt said, “I would like to say welcome to my Ministerial colleagues, the team from Milhouse and certainly the guest... Read more of this article

Minister: 50% Reduction In Time For Approval

Minister: 50% Reduction In Time For Approval

The Department of Planning has “moved from 10 weeks to 4-5 weeks for a straightforward planning application to receive planning approval – a 50% reduction,” Minister of Home Affairs Walter Roban said today. A Government spokesperson said, “During the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Department of Planning has continued to provide key... Read more of this article