Culture Minister, Olivia Grange, has announced that the National Labour Day project will be the renovation of Mandela Park in Half Way Tree.

Prime Minister Andrew Holness, will lead the National Project which will involve landscaping, masonry and electrical works, among other works.

Minister Grange says the Mandela Park is in a very shabby condition.

Culture Minister Olivia Grange.

She said the focus for Labour Day on May 23 is the protection of the island’s heritage and environment.

In this regard, the Minister is urging the country to prepare for the Jamaica 60 Jubilee celebrations by cleaning up and beautifying communities, landmarks and public spaces. 

Mayors, councillors and members of parliament will decide on the various Labour Day parish projects across the country.