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February 4th, 2020
Vehicle registration will be withheld for persons engaged in illegal dumping- Hon Malone

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI- The Government of the Virgin Islands will be reforming the laws to give it 'teeth' in order address issues of illegal and improper dumping, according to Deputy Premier and Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Carvin Malone (AL).

December 4th, 2019
Dumping household items next to waste bins is an offence, Premier warns

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- In this Christmas season, where it is customary to replace old or broken furniture for new ones, residents are being warned it is an offence to dump these items next to waste bins.

May 8th, 2018
'We saw a lot of alien things in Road Town'- City Manager

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- As the 2018 hurricane season approaches and is said to be a very active season, cleanup efforts of the ghuts and drains have been taking place throughout the different communities, especially in the high flood risk areas in Road Town.

February 5th, 2018
Oil/Diesel spill from RT drain ends up @ sea next to Village Cay Marina & Hotel

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Residents, guests and workers from the local Village Cay Hotel, Marina and Restaurant had a hard time breathing yesterday February 4, 2018 around 9:00 A.M. when either oil or diesel ended up in the sea next to the marina from a drain next to the popular eatery and hotel.

March 14th, 2017
Gov’t accuses ‘Willy T’ of illegal waste disposal

NORMAN ISLAND, VI- Many residents and visitors still enjoy the popular floating boat that is a bar and restaurant at sea close to The Bight near Norman Island, in the Virgin Islands.

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.

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