ROSEAU, Dominica – Initial reports indicate that Dominica has weathered the passage of Tropical Storm Matthew. To date there have been no reports of loss from the tourism sector. Businesses are open and clean-up efforts are ongoing. Utility companies are actively working to restore service to affected areas.
Island accommodations and other tourism establishments have weathered the storm with little to no disruptions to normal operations and are open to receive visitors. The Douglas – Charles Airport has been reopened and ferry services are expected to resume on Friday September 30, 2016. Travellers are advised to contact their respective service providers or travel agents to confirm travel status.
Management of Discover Dominica Authority hopes that persons who may be in the path of the storm takes the necessary precaution and remains safe.