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Horticultural Tipping Fees To Be Reinstated

Horticultural Tipping Fees To Be Reinstated

Horticultural waste dumping or tipping fees — which had been waived following Hurricane Humberto — will be reinstated on Monday, September 30th. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works is advising the public, that as of Monday, September 30, 2019, horticultural waste dumping or tipping fees will be reinstated. “Please... Read more of this article

Government On Disposing Horticultural Waste

Government On Disposing Horticultural Waste

Members of the public and truckers are asked to dispose of foliage, garbage and debris appropriately in the aftermath of Hurricane Humberto. According to a Government spokesperson, “Debris and foliage, as a result of Hurricane Humberto, is being discarded at schools, open areas like the Barnes Corner verge and at the airport long-term parking. “We... Read more of this article

Govt: Garbage Collection Has Resumed

Govt: Garbage Collection Has Resumed

Garbage collection has resumed after Hurricane Humberto, and Thursday’s garbage will be collected on Saturday. A Government spokesperson said, “As a reminder, garbage collection has resumed and Thursday’s garbage will be collected tomorrow, Saturday September 21. “The public are advised to have all garbage curbside by 7am for collection. “Garbage... Read more of this article

Labour Day Holiday Garbage Collection Advisory

Labour Day Holiday Garbage Collection Advisory

The Ministry of Public Works is advising the public that due to the Labour Day holiday on Monday, Sept 2, “the trash that would normally be collected on that day will be collected on Saturday [Aug 31].” A spokesperson said, “All other waste collection is unaffected by the holiday. “Visit www.gov.bm for the Tynes Bay public drop... Read more of this article

Ministry Selling Wheeled Bins To The Public

Ministry Selling Wheeled Bins To The Public

The Ministry of Public Works has started a “pilot programme involving the sale of household waste and recycling wheeled bins to the public.” A Government spokesperson said, “The wheeled plastic garbage bins with lids have a capacity of 360 litres [95 gallons] and are $125.00 each. The wheeled plastic recycling bins with lids have... Read more of this article

People Urged To Stop ‘Disgusting Behaviour’

People Urged To Stop ‘Disgusting Behaviour’

After another incident in which waste collection staff had to deal with “human and animal waste” placed in residential garbage bags, Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch has urged people ”who are engaging in this type of disgusting behaviour to stop.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Minister of Public Works... Read more of this article

St George’s Cup Match Trash Collection Schedule

St George’s Cup Match Trash Collection Schedule

The Corporation of St. George [CSG] said they would like to inform the public, whose trash is collected by the CSG, that Cup Match trash collection for businesses and residents is as follows: A spokesperson said, “There will be a trash collection for Businesses and Residents on Saturday, 3rd of August. We would like to remind you that all trash... Read more of this article

Cup Match Advisory: Holiday Garbage Collection

Cup Match Advisory: Holiday Garbage Collection

Garbage normally collected on August 1 and August 2 will be collected on Saturday, August 3 due to the Cup Match holiday. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works is advising that due to the Cup Match holiday [Thursday August 1 & August 2], trash that would normally be collected on these days will be collected on Saturday,... Read more of this article

Wood Waste Deferred Until Further Notice

Wood Waste Deferred Until Further Notice

[Updated] The Ministry of Public Works has advised that the wood waste at Tynes Bay is now cleared and hauler dumping services have resumed as normal. A spokesperson said, “This is due to a large influx of wood waste to the facility in recent days, which had caused a large backlog in the tipping hall. “All truckers and haulers are therefore... Read more of this article

City: Proper Use Of Bins Will Aid Rat Prevention

City: Proper Use Of Bins Will Aid Rat Prevention

With the recent reporting of increased sightings of rats around the island, the City of Hamilton reminds City businesses that proper usage of the provided wheelie bins will assist greatly in the control and prevention of rodents in the City.City Engineer Patrick Cooper said of the bins, “We remind businesses to ensure that their wheelie bin can... Read more of this article

St. George’s Holiday Trash Collection Schedule

St. George’s Holiday Trash Collection Schedule

The Corporation of St. George [CSG] said they would like to inform the public, whose trash is collected by the CSG, that the holiday trash collection for businesses and residents is as follows: Businesses – There will be no trash collection for businesses on Friday 24th of May. Business trash will be collected on Saturday, 25th May. Residents... Read more of this article

Bermuda Day Holiday Garbage Collection

Bermuda Day Holiday Garbage Collection

The Ministry of Public Works is advising of the following garbage collection changes due to the Bermuda Day holiday.Garbage normally collected Friday May 24, 2019 will be collected Saturday May 25, 2019.Recycling collection for Friday May 24, 2019 will also be collected on Saturday May 25, 2019.Public drop off hours for the Tynes Bay Waste Facility... Read more of this article

City Garbage Collection During Triathlon

City Garbage Collection During Triathlon

The MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda, and its associated events, is taking place April 25-28 in the City of Hamilton, and the public can expect road closures, parking restrictions and temporary changes to certain City services in the lead-up to and throughout the duration of the event. With regard to garbage collection in the City, Front Street businesses... Read more of this article