Controlled Rock Removal – Wednesday 7 August 2019

The Following is a Public Announcement from the Infrastructure & Transport Directorate:

The Rock Guards of the Infrastructure & Transport Directorate will be carrying out a controlled rock removal on the hillside of Rupert’s Valley between 10am and 12 noon on Wednesday, 7 August 2019.

In the interest of public safety, all residents from Mr Patrick Williams to Mr Cardinal Furniss’ residence in Rupert’s Valley are asked to evacuate their premises by 9.45am on Wednesday, 7 August, to allow works to commence.

The Sea Rescue Facility in Rupert’s will be open from 10am on Wednesday for the evacuated persons.

Field Road and the Access Road will remain open to the public during this time. Road users are asked to exercise caution when driving in this area. Appropriate signage will be in place.

The Rock Guards would like to thank residents and the public for their cooperation.

6 August 2019


St Helena Government Communications Hub

Telephone: 22470