A comprehensive flood mitigation plan for Belize is being funded by the Inter-American Development Bank, and the Government, through the Ministry of Works.

When it is completed, this program should significantly reduce the regular flooding in parts of the City's south-side, near the canals, that occur during the hurricane season.

You'll remember that the project made our newscast last after residents on Rocky Road complained that the preparatory steps for this upgrade were causing a major fish kill in EAST canal.

Today the mayor laid out the big drainage vision for this IDB funded project:

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