Enterprise house owners assess Hurricane Delta harm

Business owners assess Hurricane Delta damage

Storm surges from Hurricane Delta thrashed Grand Old House’s outside deck.

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Business owners along Grand Cayman’s southwestern coastline were counting their blessings Wednesday, despite having to clean up from damage left in the wake of Hurricane Delta.

On Tuesday, 6 Oct., the Category 4 hurricane veered southwest of Grand Cayman and missed the island by about 100 miles. However, the storm surge caused by the weather system resulted in damage to a number of waterfront properties.

Waves continue to batter the deck of Cayman Cabana more than 24 hours after the all-clear for Hurricane Delta was given. – Photo: Luigi Moxam

“Right now, gratitude is a must, regardless of the situation; we are so grateful that the storm missed us,” said Luigi Moxam, owner of Cayman Cabana restaurant. “We really don’t know the cost of the damages yet,…