Community Asked To Assist In Clean-Up Efforts

Tuesday, 29 August 2017 - 3:05pm

The public is asked to assist with clean-up efforts by removing garbage from their property, cleaning their yards, and removing derelict vehicles and boats that may have been flooded.

‘Assist In Cleanup Efforts’- Residents Told

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 - 4:22pm

Residents are encouraged to take precautions and to assist in clean-up efforts following the impact of the recent flood caused by the passage of a tropical wave. 

Tenders Invited For Solid Waste Collections

Monday, 30 January 2017 - 4:34pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting tenders for the collection of solid waste demarcated throughout the Territory as it is continues to ensure the timely collection, disposal and where possible recycling of waste.

The Public Is Encouraged To Dispose of Glass At Incinerator

Thursday, 15 December 2016 - 2:56pm

The public is notified that the Department of Waste Management (DWM) is continuing its promotion of Waste Diversion through the efforts of sorting waste.

Recycling And Waste Diversion Introduced To Schools

Monday, 12 December 2016 - 1:25pm

A recycling and waste diversion programme is being introduced in schools across the Territory.

Incinerator At Pockwood Pond Back In Operation

Tuesday, 9 August 2016 - 1:00pm

The public is notified that the incinerator at Pockwood Pond is back in operation.

73 Derelict Vehicles Removed From Virgin Gorda

Wednesday, 20 April 2016 - 4:45pm

Seventy three derelict vehicles were removed from Virgin Gorda last weekend as part of a major cleanup campaign. 

Sting Operation Sees An Improvement In Waste Handling

Wednesday, 29 April 2015 - 11:45am

A sting operation to curb the improper transportation of waste was conducted last week by the Department of Waste Management and the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force.

Anegada Residents Advised Of Waste Collection Schedule

Friday, 27 March 2015 - 2:00pm

Collection of waste in residential areas in Anegada, will now be done on Monday, Wednesday and Friday of every week.

According to the Department of Waste Management, residents who  wish to have their trash collected are required to place it on the street directly outside their homes by 7:30 a.m. on Monday’s, Wednesday’s and Friday’s in time for 8:00 a.m. pick up.

Incinerator Hours Extended Following Public’s Feedback

Monday, 16 February 2015 - 4:45pm

Effective today, the incinerator will operate from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. daily.

The extension of the hours of operation is based on the public’s feedback following a six month review conducted by the Department of Waste Management.

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