Oranje School, day-cares, CBA can re-open today

PHILIPSBURG–Charlotte Brookson Academy (CBA) for the Performance Arts and Oranje School have been given the green light to reopen today, Friday, after a four-day closure due to the effects of the smoke emanating from the huge fire at the Philipsburg dump.

Philipsburg-based day-care centres also can resume operations.

Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin announced the reopening in a press release issued late last night She said based on assessments and discussions with Minister of Education Jorien Wuite, the two remaining schools that were closed on Thursday and day-care centres can re-open today.

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Romeo Marlin thanked emergency services for the role they played with ensuring public safety and security during the two major fires on Pond Island in the past days.

Source: The Daily Herald https://www.thedailyherald.sx/islands/73529-oranje-school-day-cares-cba-can-re-open-today