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June, 2017

  • 14 June

    Illegal Home Demolished; Concern That the Area is a Health and Fire Hazard

    The Administrator’s Office, in a joint effort with the Department of Immigration, The Royal Bahamas Defense Force and Royal Bahamas Police Force, enforced the demolition of an illegal structure in the shanty town community known as the Mudd on June 5, 2017.

October, 2016

  • 20 October

    Remains of a Child Found after House Fire in The Mudd

    Police in Abaco are investigating a house fire and the discovery of the charred remains of a young child.

September, 2016

  • 2 September

    Successful Coaches Return to Abaco to Host Basketball Mini-Camp

    Many young men from Central Abaco gathered at the Ocean View Park in Dundas Town in the afternoon of August 22 to attend a two-hour mini basketball camp. The coaches were two former residents of Abaco, Leslie Jeanville, “Coach Muggsy,” who grew up on the Treasure Cay Farm and his …

July, 2016

  • 14 July

    Concern Arises Over Location of Dumpsters in Mudd Community

    Plumes of smoke could be seen billowing from two burning dumpsters in the community of the Mudd last week. According to former resident Frankie Fleuridor, this has been happening over the past 14 months and the major concern is that it poses a health hazard for residents particularly children. He …

February, 2016

  • 11 February

    Heads of Government Depts. Meet for Shanty Town Walkthrough

    On Thursday, February 4 the Senior Island Administrator Charles Moss assembled heads of government departments including the Police and Defence Force for a walk through and familiarization of the shanty town communities known as the Mudd and Pigeon Pea.

April, 2015

  • 2 April

    Man Arrested for Assisting in Illegal Landing

    A 52 year-old male resident of the shanty town known as the Mudd was arrested on March 21 for assisting in the illegal landing of sixty-one illegal immigrants on Saturday shortly after 2:00 am.

February, 2015

  • 26 February

    Mitchell Meets Gov’t Agencies Ahead of Immigration Measures

    Fred Mitchell, Minister of Immigration and Foreign Affairs, held staging meetings with multiple agencies ahead of intensive immigration checks set for Abaco possibly “within the next 42 days”.

  • 26 February

    University Course Engages ECC School and Bahamian Culture; Student Lives Impacted

    Twenty four sociology students from Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada, were on Abaco for the week of February 14-22 to participate in a new university credit course, ‘International Community Engagement ' hosted at Every Child Counts School.

November, 2014

  • 13 November

    Illegal Building Demolished

    Ministry of Works (MOW) began demolition of a two story home illegal constructed on the edge of the shanty town known as the Mudd on Friday, November 7 after several stop work orders were ignored over the span of a year.

October, 2014

  • 16 October

    Gov’t Targets Nine Homes Constructed Since May Fire

    Eight illegally constructed homes were bulldozed in Sand Banks on October 7. Sand Banks is a shanty town community just south of Treasure Cay. On May 4 of this year a fire destroyed about half of the homes in the community. The actions on October 7 targeted the homes which had been constructed since the fire.