Figures quoted surrounding the double-decker stand at the Antigua Recreation grounds have been “grossly misunderstood.” Four days ago, contractor Joseph A. Davis, in an OBSERVER exclusive, indicated that the value of the double-decker stand, not the cost to refurbish it, as erroneously indicated by local news agency Antigua News Room, is approximately US $20 million. Joseph had previously reported that the historic stand did not have to be demolished, and there was no need to reconstruct a double-decker, as is being proposed by government officials. Instead, his recommendation was to have the stand refurbished. “The estimate to fix the stand […]
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