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Advisory: Materials To Be Trucked To Airport Site

Advisory: Materials To Be Trucked To Airport Site

From Saturday to Monday, Skyport will be unloading materials at Marginal Wharf and trucking them to the airport redevelopment site, and  traffic control will be implemented and intermittent stoppages will occur. A spokesperson said, “From Saturday, April 27 to Monday, April 29, between the hours of 7am and 10pm, we will be unloading materials at... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Kids In Construction Showcase

Photos & Video: Kids In Construction Showcase

A rather impressive selection of craftsmanship was on display at the “Kids in Construction” showcase at Botanical Gardens this weekend, with the items demonstrating the formidable talent of some of the island’s students. The event involves inviting local school students to take part in building projects, with the products showcased for the... Read more of this article

‘Kids In Construction’ From March 20 To 22

‘Kids In Construction’ From March 20 To 22

The “Kids in Construction” event will be held from tomorrow [March 20] to Friday [March 22] from 1.00pm to 6.00pm at Slat House at Botanical Gardens. The event, which sees children take part in building projects, will see its products showcased for the week, during which the public can come and preview the items. On Friday [March 22], all items... Read more of this article

Roof Wetting At Government Quarry Building

Roof Wetting At Government Quarry Building

Earlier today, the Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch hosted a traditional roof wetting at the Government Quarry for one of the two recently completed Artemis Buildings. The new buildings will house stores equipment and heavy machinery respectively. Speaking at the event, Minister Burch said, “Good afternoon and welcome to the Government... Read more of this article

Public Advisory: KEMH Roof Sealing Works

Public Advisory: KEMH Roof Sealing Works

The roof at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital [KEMH] is currently having some repairs done on it and the Bermuda Hospitals Board is advising the work is expected to last “several weeks”. A BHB spokesperson said, “Work to seal a section of the roof at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital [KEMH] has begun. The work is expected to last several... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights New Terminal Roof

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights New Terminal Roof

Skyport has released the latest episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this episode highlighting the roof of the new passenger terminal building. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “A major part of the new passenger terminal building at the LF Wade... Read more of this article

Sidewalk Enhancement At Washington Mall

Sidewalk Enhancement At Washington Mall

Work on the City sidewalk at the southern entrances to the Washington Mall on Reid Street has started and is “expected to be completed in approximately three to four weeks,” the City said. “In 2018, owners of the mall, Washington Properties, completed renovations to the eastern wing of the ground floor and the work currently being... Read more of this article

Prospect Primary Playground To Be Repaired

Prospect Primary Playground To Be Repaired

Following an assessment, the playground equipment at Prospect Primary was “deemed to be unsafe” so it has been taped off, with the Ministry saying that the repair work is scheduled to start on December 20th, and “will be completed in time for the new school term in January.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of... Read more of this article

Video: New Airport Main Entrance & Access Road

Video: New Airport Main Entrance & Access Road

Skyport has released the twentieth episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this episode highlighting the new main entrance and access road. Speaking in the twentieth episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “Right now I’m standing at what will be the entrance to the new... Read more of this article

Stronger Penalties For Unauthorised Development

Stronger Penalties For Unauthorised Development

New amendments provide the Department of Planning with additional powers to take action against those who proceed with unauthorised development, by imposing penalties including the “enforced removal of already built unauthorised structures,” Minister of Home Affairs Walter Roban said. Speaking in the House of Assembly on Friday [Nov 23],... Read more of this article

Free Seminar For Contractors To Be Repeated

Free Seminar For Contractors To Be Repeated

A free seminar aimed at helping small and medium sized contractors potentially win new businesses is to be repeated following the success of the first event. The Ministry of Public Work’s quangos – the West End Development Corporation [WEDCO] and the Bermuda Land Development Company [BLDC] – joined forces recently to host an information session... Read more of this article

Minister Burch: Work To Start On Kings Wharf

Minister Burch: Work To Start On Kings Wharf

Speaking in the House of Assembly today [Nov 16], Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch provided information on work that will commence at the Kings Wharf in the Royal Naval Dockyard, saying that “works will commence tomorrow, Saturday November 17th and will rapidly gain speed as we move quickly to meet this critical time line.” The... Read more of this article

Official Opening Of Railway Bridge In Smiths

Official Opening Of Railway Bridge In Smiths

Yesterday [Nov 12], the Minister of Health Kim Wilson participated in the official opening of the new railway bridges at Flatts in Smiths, courtesy of Friends of the Railway. Minister Wilson said, “As we all know, in Bermuda today chronic diseases are crippling our health and damaging our economic recovery.”“Sedentary lifestyles contribute... Read more of this article