Saturday 21 September, 2019

JDF Chief outlines the borders of the latest state of emergency

The boundaries of the state of emergency that was on Sunday declared for sections of Kingston and St Andrew, and outlined by Chief of Defence Staff, Major General Rocky Meade, are as follows:

The Northern boundaries: 

The starting point is the intersection of Oakland and Spanish Town roads, extending north-easterly along Oakland Road; south-easterly along Waltham Park Road; north-easterly along Delamere Avenue; easterly along Delacree Road and Maxfield Avenue; southerly along Maxfield Avenue; easterly along Rousseau Road; southerly along Lyndhurst Road; onto Studio One Boulevard. The end point is the intersection of Studio One Boulevard and Slipe Road.

The Eastern boundaries:

From the intersection of Studio One Boulevard and Slipe Road, extending southerly along Slipe Road; onto Orange Street; westerly along Harbour Street; southerly on Pechon Street; and southerly on Ocean Boulevard to the shoreline in the vicinity of the Kingston Craft Market.

The Southern Boundaries:

From the corner of Ocean Boulevard south of the Kingston Craft Market and extending north-westerly along the shoreline to the south-western corner of the PetroJam compound.

The Western boundaries:

From the south-western corner of the PetroJam compound. The boundary extends north-easterly along the western end of the PetroJam compound to a point of intersection with Marcus Garvey Drive; north-westerly along Marcus Garvey Drive to the intersection of Marcus Garvey Drive and Fourth Street; onto Third Avenue; onto Sixth Street; north-easterly along a short segment of track onto MOU's Trail to its intersection with Spanish Town Road; north-westerly along Spanish Town Road to the start point at Oakland Road.

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