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Do You Want To Serve On A Government Board?

Do You Want To Serve On A Government Board?

The Government is reminding the public that Expression of Interest Forms are still available for those wishing to serve on a Government Board or Committee. “Copies of the Expression of Interest application forms are also available from the Parcel Post section of the Post Office, Lower Level,” a spokesperson said. “Completed forms should... Read more of this article

Dellwood Students Report To School Tomorrow

Dellwood Students Report To School Tomorrow

The Ministry of Education and Workforce Development this evening [Sept 12] said “students are to report to Dellwood Middle School tomorrow [Sept 13] as normal. Students are to assemble in the Amphitheater. “The school will hold its usual year opening activities on Wednesday and Thursday. On Friday there is a team building exercise planned... Read more of this article

BECL Rockaway To Re-Open Tomorrow

BECL Rockaway To Re-Open Tomorrow

The Bermuda Emissions Control Ltd. [BECL] satellite testing facility at Rockaway will re-open tomorrow [Sept 6] after being closed today as “there was no power.” A spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Transport and Regulatory Affairs has advised that the Bermuda Emissions Control Ltd. satellite testing facility at Rockaway will re-open... Read more of this article

Public Works Ministry Staff Meeting Tomorrow

Public Works Ministry Staff Meeting Tomorrow

The Ministry of Public Works advised that a Ministry-wide staff meeting will take place at 4pm tomorrow [Aug 30] which will “result in the early closure of all Ministry Departments and Sections at 3.30pm.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works is advising that a Ministry-wide staff meeting will take place, tomorrow... Read more of this article

Planning Dept Celebrates Their Summer Interns

Planning Dept Celebrates Their Summer Interns

Four of Bermuda’s young people have taken advantage of an internship at the Department of Planning this summer, doing research and writing reports about different aspects involved in the planning of the island, under the supervision of Information Systems Officer Stewart Bruce and Senior Planning Officer Julie Marshall. A spokesperson said, “Where... Read more of this article

Customs Officers Amos & Lightbourne Promoted

Customs Officers Amos & Lightbourne Promoted

The Ministry of National Security announced senior promotions within the Department of Customs, with Mr. Richard Amos appointed as an Assistant Collector of Customs, and Ms. Melody Lightbourne appointed as a Principal Customs Officer. The Minister of National Security Wayne Caines recently visited the Department of Customs’ headquarters in Hamilton,... Read more of this article

Dept Provides Update On Fuel Spill Recovery

Dept Provides Update On Fuel Spill Recovery

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources provided an update on the gasoline spill at the RUBiS facility in Ferry Reach in March. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Environment and Natural Resources [DENR] wishes to update the public on the gasoline spill that occurred at the RUBiS Energy Bermuda Ltd. facility, Ferry Reach... Read more of this article

Cashiers’ Office Closed Due To Flooding

Cashiers’ Office Closed Due To Flooding

The Government Cashiers’ Office at the Government Administration Building on Parliament Street is closed due to flooding issues on the ground floor. A Government spokesperson said, “Due to flooding issues on the ground floor of the Government Administration Building on Parliament Street, the Government Cashiers’ Office is closed. “Work to restore... Read more of this article

Dept: Phase Out Of Specific Refrigerant Gas

Dept: Phase Out Of Specific Refrigerant Gas

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources is informing the public that the “phase out of a specific refrigerant gas that is used to cool some of Bermuda’s industrial spaces, commercial spaces and homes is likely to affect supplies of this gas on the island.” A Government spokesperson said, “The phasing out of certain gasses... Read more of this article

Bermudians To Take Part In Caribbean Festival

Bermudians To Take Part In Caribbean Festival

The Department of Community and Cultural Affairs announced the lineup of local participants who have been selected to represent Bermuda at CARIFESTA 2017 in Barbados, which will take place from August 17 to August 27. “CARIFESTA – the largest gathering of Caribbean arts and culture – is an opportunity for local artists and performers... Read more of this article

Deadline For Feedback On National Fuels Policy

Deadline For Feedback On National Fuels Policy

The Minister of Economic Development, Dr. Grant Gibbons today [July 4] issued a reminder that the public consultation period on the draft National Fuels Sector Policy for Bermuda is coming to a close this week Friday. The consultation period was opened by the Department of Energy on June 15th, 2017 when the public was invited to provide responses to... Read more of this article

BPSU: Motion Against Post Master General

BPSU: Motion Against Post Master General

Members of the Bermuda Public Services Union [BPSU] Postal Division have “voted overwhelmingly to support a motion of No Confidence in the leadership of the Post Master General”. Citing staffing issues, information technology and equipment malfunctions, and building conditions/health and safety concerns, the BPSU said “On behalf of... Read more of this article

Govt House Gardens To Close On Sunday

Govt House Gardens To Close On Sunday

Government House Gardens will not be open to members of the general public on Sunday [June 25] due to the visit of Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal and Vice Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence this weekend. Government House said, “Due to the visit of Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal and Vice Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence this weekend, Government... Read more of this article