SUBJECT: Flooding in Georgetown – Collapsed of Cummings Canal Koker Door, Kingston Date: March 12, 2013 Period Cover: – From: 12-03 -13, 1600 hours To: 12-03-13 2130 hours EVENTS: At approximately 1630 hours during high tide, the koker door of the Cummings Canal, Kingston collapsed resulting in the inundation of several low lying areas in Georgetown. Areas affected included Kingston, North Cummingsburg and Non Pariel Park.

General Notice

The public is being notified that a 24-hour National Emergency Monitoring System (NEMS) has been activated through the Civil Defence Commission (CDC).
Citizens are encouraged to report any emergency situation to the NEMS to enable efficient alerting of the relevant authorities.

This can be done by telephone calls to 226-1114, 226-1117, 600-7500, 623-1700.

By text to 600-7500 or 623-1700.

By Whatsapp messenger to 623-1700.