Budget 2019…$800,000 for guard hut…RDC shocked at lavishnessThe Regional Democratic Council (RDC) of Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) was shocked on Monday when the body met for a special sitting to review the 2019 Regional Budget and saw $39 million being requested for three vehicles. Also, alarming is the request of $800,000 to build a single guard hut.The RDC special meeting held on Monday to discuss Region 2’s budgetDuring the meeting where heads of department presented drafts which were discussed in detail, adjustments made and passed, Regional Chairman Devanand Ramdatt affirmed that the Region had enough vehicles and taxpayers’ monies must be spent wisely. He noted that luxury vehicles were not necessary, but rather the Region needed to focus on providing much-needed services to residents. He asked the advice of the Councillors, who were in full support to strike off the three vehicles. The $800,000 guard hut was also removed from the budget. In the health department, a paramedic ambulance was budgeted for to transport critical patients to the Georgetown Public Hospital in a more safe and timely manner.A verification of some of the works budgeted for 2019 will be done today when Councillors of the RDC will be visiting the various sites, before the final draft is approved.
AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREPettersson scores another winner, Canucks beat KingsA federal court issued an arrest warrant for Lam on Oct. 5, 2005, and he was arrested Nov. 17 on Indonesia’s Batam Island, according to Laura Eimiller of the FBI, then brought back to the United States. For more news and observations about crime in Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley, check out the Daily News’ crime blog by clicking here. WEST COVINA – Arraignment is set today for a man accused of killing his wife, burying her body in a shallow grave in the backyard of their Rowland Heights home and then fleeing to Indonesia, where he was arrested. David Lam, 55, is charged with murder for the Sept. 11, 2005, slaying of his wife, Susan, 49. The woman’s family reported her missing and sheriff’s detectives found her body buried in a shallow grave in the backyard of the couple’s home in the 2600 block of Doubletree Lane on Sept. 23, 2005. Lam was named a week later in a felony complaint. The FBI was asked to help when sheriff’s detectives discovered Lam had fled to Singapore and then Indonesia. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!