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“199 Loads Of Bulk Waste Were Delivered”

“199 Loads Of Bulk Waste Were Delivered”

The Ministry of Public Works in partnership with Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] recently held a bulky waste clean-up to encourage residents to responsibly dispose of metal waste, rubble, furniture, appliances and other large items. A Government spokesperson said, “The event held on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 of January, involved the public grouping... Read more of this article

Christmas Tree Collection On January 18 & 25

Christmas Tree Collection On January 18 & 25

The Ministry of Public Works reminds the public that Christmas tree collection will be held on this and next Saturday, the 18 and 25 of January. A Government spokesperson said, “The public are advised to adhere to the following Christmas Tree Collection schedule: “East End Christmas Tree Collection will be held on Saturday January 18 and... Read more of this article

City Holiday Garbage Collection Schedule

City Holiday Garbage Collection Schedule

The City of Hamilton is advising the public that garbage collection in the City over the Christmas and New Year public holidays will operate on a reduced schedule. A spokesperson said, “The City of Hamilton advises the public that garbage collection in the City over the Christmas and New Year public holidays will operate on a reduced schedule. “As... Read more of this article

Christmas Holiday Garbage Collection Schedule

Christmas Holiday Garbage Collection Schedule

The Ministry of Public Works is advising of the following changes in garbage collection due to the Christmas day, Boxing day, and New Year’s day holidays: Christmas Day: Garbage normally collected on Wednesday, 25 December will be collected on Friday, 27 December. Boxing Day: Garbage normally collected on Thursday, 26 [Boxing Day] and Friday, 27 December... Read more of this article

Electronic Waste Recycling Drive On Saturday

Electronic Waste Recycling Drive On Saturday

The public is invited to deliver their electronic waste to the Tynes Bay Waste Treatment Facility for recycling on Saturday [Dec 7] from 7.30am to 3.00pm. A government spokesperson said, “On Saturday, December 7 from 7.30am to 3.00pm, the public is invited to deliver their electronic waste or e-waste to the Tynes Bay Waste Treatment Facility for... Read more of this article

Waste Management Section End Work To Rule

Waste Management Section End Work To Rule

Waste Management staff have agreed to end the work to rule and “will return to their normal schedules in the morning,” the Government said this evening. A Government spokesperson said, “Following discussions with the BIU and Department of Works and Engineering, Waste Management staff have agreed to end the work to rule and will return... Read more of this article

Work To Rule To Impact Garbage Collection

Work To Rule To Impact Garbage Collection

Workers in the Waste Management section have instituted a Work to Rule which will impact garbage collection services, the Ministry has confirmed. A spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works and the Department of Works and Engineering advises the public that sanitation workers in the Waste Management section have instituted a Work to Rule... Read more of this article

Ministry: Recycling Bins Available For Purchase

Ministry: Recycling Bins Available For Purchase

The Waste Management Section has recycling bins available for sale as part of a pilot programme involving the sale of household garbage and recycling bins. A government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works is advising that the Waste Management Section, as part of the pilot programme involving the sale of household garbage and recycling... Read more of this article

Remembrance Day Garbage Collection Advisory

Remembrance Day Garbage Collection Advisory

Due to the Remembrance Day holiday on Monday, November 11, garbage normally collected on that day will instead be collected on Saturday [Nov 9]. A government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works is advising that due to the Remembrance Day holiday [Monday November 11], garbage normally collected on that day will be collected on Saturday,... Read more of this article

Portuguese Day Garbage Collection Advisory

Portuguese Day Garbage Collection Advisory

Due to the Portuguese Day holiday on Monday, November 4, the garbage that would normally be collected on that day will be collected on Saturday [Nov 2]. A government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works is advising that due to the Portuguese Day holiday [Monday November 4], garbage that would normally be collected on that day will... Read more of this article

November 4 Holiday Garbage Collection Advisory

November 4 Holiday Garbage Collection Advisory

Due to the Portuguese Day holiday on Monday, November 4, garbage normally collected on that day will be collected on Saturday, November 2. A government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works is advising that due to the Portuguese Day holiday [Monday November 4], garbage normally collected on that day will be collected on Saturday, November... Read more of this article

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