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November 29, 2017
GB Sanitation Services to Make Move Toward Improved Collection Process Launches Survey to Gauge Public Opinion

Known as the ‘Magic City’, Freeport has long been hailed for its planned residential communities and clean streets. This has been due largely in part to the superior standard in waste management and garbage collection set by Grand Bahama’s Sanitation Services Company...

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December 05, 2012
Sanitation Services Employees Go Above And Beyond Their Duties

Freeport, Grand Bahama -- After receiving a wonderful letter from Mail Boat Assistant Manager, in Grand Bahama, Clifford Storr, praising his staff's dedication to their jobs; General Manager of Sanitation Services, Lou Carroll, wanted to acknowledge his hard working staff this month.

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November 14, 2019
CIBC FIRSTCARIBBEAN’S Eighth Annual Walk for the cure supporters turn out in droves

Walk for the cure supporters turn out in droves
Nassau, Bahamas, November 14th, 2019 – Despite being postponed by a month, more than 1,100 loyal supporters registered to be up bright and early for CIBC FirstCaribbean’s eighth annual “Walk for the Cure” on Saturday, November 9...

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October 07, 2019
'A dire situation'

Mounds of debris from gutted businesses in Freeport's downtown shopping district sit as a monument to Dorian's crushing blow to the island's economy. As of last Friday, Sanitation Services had collected 6,500 tons of bulk trash created by storm damage on the island, with mounds like these scheduled for removal. SHARON TURNERHundreds on Grand Bahama are now jobless following the closure of more tha...

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NEMA in Grand Bahama Provides Updates on Hurricane Dorian Relief Efforts
September 18, 2019
NEMA in Grand Bahama Provides Updates on Hurricane Dorian Relief Efforts

In an effort to expedite and improve the overall aid distribution on Grand Bahama, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in Grand Bahama has requested additional resources from the U.S. Coast Guard and the United Nations Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) to support logistics, warehouse management and distribution...

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August 09, 2019
Keeping Grand Bahama clean

NEW signage erected on Coral Road, Freeport, is part of an ongoing campaign to promote cleanliness of the environment in Grand Bahama.

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July 17, 2019
New warning issued over 'aggressive bees'

A WARNING was issued yesterday advising Freeport residents to be aware of "aggressive bees" in the area of Wellington Drive and Ponce de Leon.Police were called to the area around 9am yesterday...

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July 13, 2018
WSC Board Members and Executives call no Bahamas High Commission

In an effort to improve the Water and Sewerage Corporation’s (WSC) efficiency of services, WSC board members are in the United Kingdom visiting with various water utilities and regulators...

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Disaster Management and Recovery Workshop held on Grand Bahama
May 04, 2009
Disaster Management and Recovery Workshop held on Grand Bahama

The Caribbean Central American Action and the National Emergency Management Agency held a Disaster Management and Recovery Workshop in Freeport, Grand Bahama on April 30, 2009.

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September 15, 2017
Garbage collection fee still up in the air

The government has not yet had a formal discussion about implementing service fees for garbage collection on New Providence, but the idea is still on the table, said Deputy Prime Minister Peter Turnquest.
Turnquest announced in July, during a meeting of the "Rotary Club of West Nassau" at "The Poop Deck at Sandyport", that the government was considering the fee.
In a recent interview with The Nass...

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