Olympic Association and the Athletic Association.
The New Tennis Court will be built with assistance from guests at the Coco Point Lodge Hotel and will form a part of a programme to promote the development oftennis on the island. The plan is to bring a tennis professional on an annual basis to train our youngsters.
A Youth Affairs Committee will be established. Young people will be made members of this committee. The aim of this committee is to provide a forum where young people will be able to channel their ideas of how the island should be developed directly to the Council. It will also encourage, leadership, management and tackle issues of Alcohol and Drug abuse in the community.
It will also be an important forum through which the youths will be able to get access to the comprehensive Education and Training programme proposed by the Party.
Will be upgraded and improved for the coming Festival Season. One hundred years of Land Rights and the first Barbudan government in 1904 will be the focus of the celebrations.
The BPM will work with the
Organizations such as the Basketball Association, Cricket, Turf and Athletics Clubs to make sure they have a say in how monies are spent in developing these areas of community activity.
SAND & THE DEVELOPMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
The BPM is committed to maintaining employment in this area of economic activity. However, the party will take the necessary steps to ensure that Environmental Impact Studies are done before areas that have sand
are opened for excavation.
oversight by the community and an Investment programme that will provide meaningful long benefit for all islanders from the sand industry
In addition to the above the Party will seek over the next five years to introduce industries based around other Natural Resources. This will include the introduction of stone crushing machinery, a hot mix plant for Roads and Block making equipment. We will also introduce training in these areas that will enable Barbudans and the whole community to develop the skills required to operate in these areas.
A Youth Affairs Committee will be established. Young people will be made members of this committee. The aim of this committee is to provide a forum where young people will be able to channel their ideas of how the island should be developed directly to the Council.