top of page

Press Release - Grand Bahama Hurricane Preparation - Senator Kwasi Thompson


From: Bahamas Information Services

July 28, 2020

FREEPORT, GB - With the threat of a possible storm impacting the Bahamas generally and Grand Bahama specifically later this week, it has been announced by the Office of the Prime Minister in Grand Bahama that all hardware stores on the island will be permitted to open as of Wednesday, July 29, 2020.

The announcement, which was made by Minister of State for Grand Bahama, Senator Kwasi Thompson on Tuesday afternoon, will allow all Grand Bahamian residents the opportunity to purchase needed supplies in preparation for a storm.

“We want the public to monitor the possible storm and we also want the public to be in a position to make all of the necessary preparations,” said Minister Thompson.