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I love Christmas for all of the traditional reasons. However, I also love the fact that the garbage collection folks came twice this week, Water and Sewerage delivered a full case of filters and the paper delivery lady came early, etc.
Oh how I love Christmas!
- Charles W.B. Farrington
THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IS ADVISING THE PUBLIC TO PROPERLY SECURE ANY ITEMS THAT MAY BECOME AIR BORNE DURING THE PERIOD OF EXPECTED INCLEMENT WEATHER.
There is a nebulous myth here in The Bahamas that there is and has been a gradual equalization in income and property ownership amongst our people. I suggest that that is, in fact, far from reality. While in a utopian world we might all wish that each reasonable citizen should have the right to have a sustainable income and have unfettered access to property ownership, this scenar...
As residents boil with frustration on the issue of slow garbage collection, the minister of the environment says he is looking to establish a help desk to foster better communication and more accountability.
Kenred Dorsett confirmed to Guardian Business that close to 50 percent of its 22-truck fleet is not operational. He admitted that the fleet's reduction has placed a strain on the Department of...
Upon taking office in my ministry three weeks ago I found that there are
some challenges with the Department of Environmental Health and the
timely collection of garbage around the island. One of the challenges
is the fact that of the Department's fleet of 22 garbage trucks only 12
are operational. This is one of the issues that I intend to tackle as
the Minister responsible. I will spe...
Numerous reports have been flooding in to the FNM Headquarters and FNM constituency offices regarding the erratic or lack of garbage collection over the past four (4) weeks
Bahamas Waste is ramping up its biodiesel division in an effort to cut the company's oil and gas bill by an impressive 50 percent.
The innovative program, representing more than $1 million in investment, is now allocating additional funds to bring in more tanks to speed up the process of converting cooking oil into fuel. The upgrade will allow Bahamas Waste to run two processes simultaneously and...
The prime minister is no political fool. Yes, there are and have been numerous occasions when he would have appeared to be out of his depth but, over-all, he has done and continues to do a fairly 'remarkable' job as head of government.
He and I have some fundamental 'differences' in that his 'word', in some circumstances insofar as I am concerned, is not worth a hill of b...
The managing director of Bahamas Waste says 2011 has been an exciting yet challenging year.