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The works, which are being conducted in phases, is part of the government’s ‘Housing Solution, 2017 and Beyond’ project.

Buildings under construction in the Sophia/Cummings Lodge squatting area will be demolished within two-weeks. This was disclosed on Tuesday by the Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Lelon Saul during an inspection and assessment of ‘A’ and ‘C’ fields Sophia and Cumming Lodge areas particularly the buffer-zone.

The Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA) is collaborating with a number of agencies, to ensure that those residents squatting at Broad and Lombard Streets are reintegrated into a wholesome community.

Some 266 notices were served to persons squatting on government’s reserve in Sophia, by the Central Housing and Planning Authority (CHPA), today. The notification specifies that they have until January 30, 2018, to remove their structures from the reserves.

The Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA) received positive responses from Lethem residents, when they hosted a one-stop shop, to allocate house lots during the Lethem Town Week.

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