Bannana imports are having a significant impact on the local economy
A empty field
Seasonal workers walk past a house. In the yard is a dead palm tree.
Three dead palm trees
A older man crosses the road
Prefabricated buildings have taken the place of buildings damaged in the hurricane, but only for essential services. It is a common sore point within the town that businesses are not investing in new long term buildings.
A truck waits
A empty skate park
A family picnic
Another building that is for sale. These ones offer cheap rent and attract migrant workers for a few months of the year.
A public toilet. The town has seen a rapid increase in meth users.
The towns car park. The sugar factory, a major employer for the town, chugs along in the background.
The local train station. A baggage trolly sits rusted and chained to a pole.
A house, the tenants recently moved out of the town, sits next to a vacant plot of land. The house that sat on this land was destroyed by a hurricane and was never rebuilt
A man sits and looks at the occean.
A shop that looks as if it has not changed since 1950 is closed.