Residents of Virgin Gorda are being advised that the Department of Waste Management will be transporting derelict vehicles from the sister island to Tortola by a 3000 ton barge.
The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting tenders for the collection of solid waste Territory-wide.
The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting Tenderers to bid on the collection of waste in the following areas: Zone 1, Zone 2, Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6 on Tortola, North Sound and The Valley on Virgin Gorda, Anegada and Jost Van Dyke.
The public is notified that the Main Street road from MidTown Restaurant to Little Denmark will be closed on Saturday, March 2 and Sunday, March 3 from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day.
The successful applicant will assist within all areas of the Solid Waste Department whilst preparing for technical training to ensure continuance of departmental standards.
The successful applicant will assist in the maintenance of department vehicles and equipment to ensure the effective and efficient running of the incinerator plant and department resources
The successful applicant will assist with the management of the functions of the department to ensure the effective and efficient functioning of the Department of Waste Management.
The successful applicant will coordinate the maintenance and repair activities of the incinerator plant to ensure the effective and efficient running of the incinerator plant.
Chief Fire Officer Mr. Zebalon McLean has said that communities on the western end of the Territory are not in any danger with the fire at the incinerator at Pock Wood Pond.
Tons of scrap metal and crushed derelicts are photographed leaving the Virgin Islands on a 5,000 ton barge.