Monday, December 17, 2018 ((rezonodwes.com)) – The Minister of Tourism, Mrs. Marie-Christine Stephenson, met with the representatives of ISPAN, IDB, MT for the debriefing on the first visit of the French architect firm Laure Marieu / Aurelie Rouquette, in consortium with the Haitian firm Acor, mandated by the Technical Unit of Execution of the MEF for the Ministry of Tourism, for the Design and supervision of restoration work and conservation of the forts of Saint Louis South.
At this meeting was also present the Senator of Nippes, Mr. Denis Cadeau, elected under the banner of the party Shield, allied with the power in place.
According to the Ministry of Tourism, this firm has 6 months to submit a complete file of restoration, consolidation and tourist enhancement project for the Fort des Oliviers and Fort Saint Louis
The Fort Saint-Louis was built by the French during the colonial era and the Fort of Olives dates back to the period of occupation of Saint-Louis-du-Sud by the British.
Note that the commune of Saint-Louis South, populated more than 60 thousand inhabitants, is composed of the city of Saint-Louis-du-Sud and communal sections of: Grand Fonds, Baie Dumesle, Grenodière, Zanglais, Sucrerie Henri, Solon Cherette, Coral-Henri St-Georges and Grand-Rivière