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The Ministry of Housing and Urban Development conducts its first Community Outreach Caravan for 2021 in Blanchisseuse and La Fillette

As part of its Public Awareness and Education (PAE) Programme, the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development’s Outreach Caravan rolled in to the northeastern communities of Blanchisseuse and La Fillette on Saturday 06 February, 2021 where scores of residents from the area and neighbouring villages were warmly welcomed by the Honourable Minister and Member of Read more

Housing Minister Pennelope Beckles Distributes Homes at Lexus Villas, Marabella – HDC’s newest Housing Development

The Honourable Minister, accompanied by the Honourable Adrian Leonce, Minister in the Ministry and other officials of the Ministry and the Housing Development Corporation, was delighted to officiate and deliver the Feature Address at this Key Distribution Ceremony, held yesterday at Lexus Villas in Marabella, one of the newest developments constructed by the HDC under Read more

Housing Minister, the Honourable Pennelope Beckles receives a Courtesy Call from the High Commissioner for the United Kingdom

On Thursday 28 January, 2021 the United Kingdom’s High Commissioner to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Her Excellency Harriet Cross, paid a courtesy call on the Honourable Pennelope Beckles at her South Quay office in Port of Spain.   During this inaugural meeting, the High Commissioner and the Minister would have touched on a Read more

Ministers Beckles and Leonce tour several LSA and HDC Projects Around the Country

Despite the inclement weather today (Monday 02 November, 2020) Minister of Housing and Urban Development, the Honourable Pennelope Beckles and Minister in the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development, the Honourable Adrian Leonce were still able to tour several work sites under the remit of the Land Settlement Agency and the Housing Development Corporation in Read more

Minister Beckles hands over housing units under the Housing and Village Improvement Programme

The Minister of Housing and Urban Development, the Honourable Pennelope Beckles, today (Wednesday), presented keys to nineteen (19) deserving recipients under the Ministry’s Housing and Village Improvement Programme (HVIP). At a distribution ceremony held at the Mt. Hope/Mt. Lambert Community Centre, recipients from various areas of northern Trinidad proudly collected keys to their new homes Read more

Minister Beckles hands over housing units under the Housing and Village Improvement Programme

The Minister of Housing and Urban Development, the Honourable Penelope Beckles, today (Wednesday), presented keys to nineteen (19) deserving recipients under the Ministry's Housing and Village Improvement Programme (HVIP). At a distribution ceremony held at the Mt. Hope/Mt. Lambert Community Centre, recipients from various areas of northern Trinidad proudly collected keys to their new homes Read more

Honourable Pennelope Beckles receives a Courtesy Call from Japanese Ambassador to T&T

His Excellency Tatsuo Hirayama, Ambassador of Japan to the Republic Trinidad and Tobago paid a courtesy call on the Honourable Pennelope Beckles, Minister of Housing and Urban Development, today at the Ministry’s South Quay office.   During this inaugural meeting, His Excellency Tatsuo Hirayama and the Honourable Minister discussed general bilateral relations between Japan and Read more

Government Aided Self-Help Programme Deed of Lease Distribution

The Honourable Minister of Housing and Urban Development Pennelope Beckles, and the Honourable Minister in the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development Adrian Leonce presented Deeds of Lease to beneficiaries of the Ministry’s Aided Self-Help Housing Programme on September 25, 2020 to start construction of their very own home.   In an intimate distribution ceremony Read more

New Housing Minister, Pennelope Beckles officially cuts ribbon to open Brownfield Site, Bois Bande Settlement

On Wednesday September 16, the Honourable Pennelope Beckles, newly appointed Minister of Housing and Urban Development cut the ribbon to officially signal the opening of Brownfield Site, Bois Bande, Sangre Grande.   This milestone event highlighted the upgraded works that will benefit some 150 households in Settlement B of the Brownfield Site. Residents can now Read more