The Mayor and Councillors of the City (M&CC) of Georgetown wishes to inform the public that Stabroek Market will be closed today.
This is as a result of flooding at the Stabroek Market caused by the overtopping of Demerara River due to unusually high tides, yesterday.
Today, the Council will only allow Stallholders access to the Market, using the middle gate located at the southern entrance to the Market.
The Georgetown Municipality says that it sincerely regrets the inconvenience caused and wishes to assure the general public that the Council is working assiduously to restore normalcy to the operations of the Market.
Also, the Council also wishes to advise that the High Tide warning is still in effect.