Prime Minister Andrew Holness says a major infrastructure development project is to be rolled out shortly in Portland.
He says the project will among other things create significant employment in the business process outsourcing and manufacturing sector.
Mr. Holness was addressing a JLP meeting in Port Antonio on Sunday night where he announced Annmarie Vaz as the party’s caretaker and candidate-elect for East Portland.
Prime Minister Holness gave details about plans to establish an industrial estate in Portland.
In the meantime, Newly installed JLP caretaker and candidate-elect for East Portland, Annmarie Vaz, is vowing to work towards attracting more investors to the parish.
East Portland is currently represented in Parliament by the PNP’s, Dr. Lynvale Bloomfield.
Mrs. Vaz says she’ll do all she can to bring the seat back in the win column for the governing JLP.
She urging residents of Portland to unite behind her vision for development.
Annmarie Vaz was addressing a JLP meeting in East Portland on Sunday night.