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October 2nd, 2019
PHOTO of the Day: DWM offering wrecker services?

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- There have been many complaints over the years, including from legislators and operators of garbage trucks, about persons taking certain bulky waste to dumpsters instead of transporting them to the landfill at Pockwood Pond for proper disposal.

August 19th, 2013
Garbage collector wants action taken against misuse of dumpsters

CANE GARDEN BAY, Tortola, VI – “I want Solid waste to know from now if I see any bins with steel and concrete in it, they would have to come and pick it up themselves.” This is according to a very frustrated garbage collector who wished to be referred to only as Mr Hodge.

August 14th, 2013
Garbage collection affected by faulty equipment- DWM 2012 Report

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Malfunctioning equipment by garbage collection contractors were some of the factors that affected the garbage collection system in certain parts of the Territory in 2012, according to the Department of Waste Management’s Annual Report of 2012 laid in the House of Assembly (HOA) by Minister for Health and Social Development, Hon. Ronnie W. Skelton on July 25, 2013.

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