HOPEWELL, JAMAICA: The renovation of the Orchard Sports Complex in Hanover, Jamaica is well underway, the project is on schedule and on budget.
“So far the lower level of the structure is completed and the 2nd story work is ongoing.”
The Orchard Sports Complex project includes the construction of a two-storey building that will house the Lennox Lewis League of Champions Foundation Jamaica headquarters, a computer lab, a boxing ring, a full boxing gym and a multipurpose room for community events. The full renovation of the Sports Complex will see the basketball, netball and volleyball courts renovated, and the football field resurfaced.
“It’s looking good!” said LOCF Chairman, Lennox Lewis on a visit to the site in February. “I can’t wait for it to be completed so we can start our regular programs,” he added.
The $64 million Orchard Sports Complex renovation project is a partnership initiative of Hanover Charities, Hopewell Jaycees, the Tryall Fund, Round Hill Hotel, the Tryall Staff Club and the LOCF. The complex will serve over 10,000 people from Hopewell and other communities, and will be a model community recreation centers.
The work is scheduled for completion by November 2018. We are excitedly waiting!