Turks and Caicos, July 3, 2017 – Providenciales – In an ongoing effort to inform the general public of the revitalization of Heaving Down Rock historic site, the National Trust wish to provide update at this point on the progress of the project.
A panel has been posted at the site which provides a general outline of the revitalization project, listing the sponsors, Windward Development Company Ltd., and contractor, McIntosh Construction. The overall goal of the project is to provide security through the construction of a security booth and gate, restrooms, paved parking, landscaping, lighting and sheltered waiting area for ferry passengers.
To date, the construction of the security building has been completed with restrooms and office space. A gazebo which provides shelter from the elements for passengers awaiting the arrival or departure of the ferry has also been erected. Next phases to consist of preparation of paved parking, landscaping and sheet piling.
The Trust realizes that Heaving Down Rock is a pivotal point connecting the family islands to Providenciales. It is an equally significant historic and cultural site which must be maintained and managed for wholesome use by the people of these islands. To this end the organization would like to appeal to the public to respect the significance of the site and partner with the Trust in keeping the maintenance and management costs at a minimum.
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Press Release: TCIG