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News Article

September 12, 2010
Letter: Consistent garbage collection after Tribune story

EDITOR, The Tribune.

I want to thank Tribune reporter Ava Turnquest for doing the story on the poor garbage collection a few weeks ago. I am one of the callers who called into The Tribune's newsroom and was transferred to her. Within 48 hours she had written a front page article on the matter. I was most surprised and excited.

Before her article, I had to wait up to two and a half weeks for col...

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August 11, 2010
Budget cuts possible problem with garbage collection

By AVA TURNQUEST

Tribune Staff Reporter

aturnquest@tribunemedia.net

IRREGULAR and inadequate waste collection in Nassau could be the trickle-down effect of budget cuts in the Department of Environmental Health, claims a union chief.

Funding allotted for overtime was cut in this year's budget, and some sanitation workers allege this decision has negatively impacted collection efforts.

For the ...

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Garbage collection will cost 18 a month
June 02, 2010
Garbage collection will cost $18 a month

The Bahamas will have to build an island to handle its rubbish or barge it elsewhere for disposal if it doesn't change its ways, the Environment Minister has warned explaining the need privatization for the waste handling business.

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November 12, 2020
Gift of Tablets to T.G. Glover School is to encourage and support students says business owner

The investment of tablets to T.G. Glover Primary School by United Sanitation Services is helping to move the Ministry of Education (MOE) towards its goal to put a device in the hand of every student in the Commonwealth of The Bahamas...

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September 24, 2020
Minister Ferreira Reports on DEHS Initiatives During Lockdown

While making his Report to the nation on COVID-19 Initiatives of his Ministry, on September 24, 2020, Minister of the Environment and Housing the Hon. Romauld Ferreira said that, during the initial month of lockdown...

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March 14, 2017
Miller: Privatize landfill and stop politicizing it

One week after a massive blaze at the New Providence Landfill prompted an evacuation of the Jubilee Gardens community, officials have yet to give an all-clear for residents to return home. Tall Pines MP Leslie Miller asserted that both the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) and the Free National Movement (FNM) have failed the Bahamian people and insisted that the landfill be privatized.
"It bothers m...

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Real Estate
Caves Heights
  • $ 840,000
  • Condominium
  • Nassau / Paradise Island, Bahamas
  • Bedrooms : 2
  • Bathrooms : 2.00
  • Living Area : 1855 sqft
  • Lot Area : 5 acres

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Treasure Cay Resort and Marina
  • $ 59,000,000
  • Commercial Property
  • Abaco, Bahamas
  • Living Area : 75000 sqft
  • Lot Area : 650 acres

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HURRICANE UPDATE: Government Schools And Offices To Close Tomorrow
October 24, 2012
HURRICANE UPDATE: Government Schools And Offices To Close Tomorrow

Prime Minister Christie announced today that due to Hurricane Sandy all government schools and offices will be closed tomorrow and Friday.

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Real Estate
Shoreline
  • $ 499,000
  • House
  • Grand Bahama, Bahamas
  • Bedrooms : 3
  • Bathrooms : 2.00
  • Living Area : 2610 sqft
  • Lot Area : 0 acres

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