Among the mandates of The Sports Company of Trinidad and Tobago is to conduct upgrade works to community grounds across Trinidad. The first handover of such a facility for 2018 is the Todd's Road Recreation Ground in Central Trinidad. The event takes place tomorrow Tuesday 30 January from 3:00pm.
The works completed at the ground, on which both football and cricket can be played, include the following:
- outfield works
- single cricket practice net
- construction of swale drain and cleaning of existing earthen drain
- construction of bleacher base and supply/installation of bleachers
- cleaning and painting of existing wooden bleachers
Among the speakers at the event will be Senator the Hon. Rohan Sinanan, who will bring remarks on behalf of Member of Parliament for the area Hon. Maxie Cuffie, Hon Darryl Smith, Minister of Sport & Youth Affairs as well as Chairman of the Couva/Tabaquite/Talparo Regional Corporation, Henry Awong. Following the formal program, a football match between two community teams will be played.