Staff at the Urlings Fisheries Complex will now be able to carry out their daily functions in comfort, thanks to a donation of an air conditioning unit, by real estate company Stanhope Sheppard.
During the handing over ceremony on Tuesday, Vice President of Stanhope Sheppard, Fitzmaurice Christian noted that it has always been the company’s policy to give back to the communities it serves.
Manager of the Fisheries Complex Wesley Simon, said that the donation was timely given the high humidity been felt in the country over the past few weeks. He noted that it is almost 10 years now since there has been a functioning AC unit at the complex.
Also on hand for the presentation was Member of Parliament for the area, the Hon. Samantha Marshall who’s also Minister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture Lands and Fisheries. She commended Stanhope Sheppard for being great a corporate citizens. She noted that the company has always been on board as far as community development is concerned.
The unit will be installed by the Public Works Department.