Repair of Falmouth Main Road Sea Wall to begin soon

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Falmouth News is pleased to announce that rehabilitation of the Falmouth Main Road sea wall is scheduled to begin as early as next month (August). The $50.7 million contract was awarded to a local Trelawny company called S & G Road Surfacing Material Limited. The road has been of much concern to locals, especially motorists and...

Falmouth Cruise Ship Pier to be Expanded Soon – Sea Wall and Road Repair to Follow

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Falmouth Cruise Ship Pier to be Expanded Chairman of the Port Authority of Jamaica, Gordon Shirley, announced in April, that soon, the Falmouth Port will be undergoing expansion. This is to accommodate the new largest ships in the world. It seems the current title holders, the Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas...

Pictures Showing the Erosion of the Falmouth Sea Wall & Main Road as a Result of the Cruise Ship Port Construction

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  Breaking the Reefs When the cruise ship project was first announced, several persons voiced concerns that breaking the reefs will place Falmouth, Jamaica in danger of flooding as the town itself is below sea level. It was recommended that the shoreline be protected. Not much was done and we are now seeing the wisdom...