November 09, 2012
On Tuesday 06th November 2012 Deputy Permanent Secretaryin the Ministry of Works/Urban Development Mr. B. Pratt, Corporal 2195 Garland Miller and Constable 2711 Cyril Walkes led a delegation of Officials from the Department of Social Services /Environmental Health and the Ministry of Works on a fact finding Field Visit to Adelaide Village .
The field visit was a joint partnership between Urban Renewal and local Community Activist and Director of Operation S.O.L.D ( Save our Little Darlings )
Ms.Christine Stubbs who invited Urban Renewal to organize a Community Walkabout to asses the Social/ Environmental and general concerns of the residents and to bring immediate help to those in need.
Officers along with the team canvassed the entire Adelaide Community and identified and documented a number of concerns most notably being food, minor home repairs, derelict vehicles, garbage accumulation, contaminated wells/Septic Pits etc.
Officers took the opportunity to encourage residents to continue to forge neighbourly relations with each other and to join hands with Urban Renewal and other social stakeholders
as they seek to restore the community of Adelaide one person,one family and one block at a time .