Ministry of Health & Social Development
Department of Waste Management
Release Date:
Friday, 16 September 2022 - 4:39pm

The Department of Waste Management (DWM) wishes to inform the public of adjusted operations due to Tropical Storm Fiona.

Garbage collection will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 17. In addition, drop offs at the Pockwood Pond facility will only be allowed until 1:00 p.m. to facilitate a 2:00 p.m. plant closure.

All DWM operations will return to the usual schedule after the all-clear has been issued after Tropical Storm Fiona passes.


Natasha Lettsome-Humphrey

Public Health Communications Specialist
Ministry of Health/Social Development
Telephone: 468-2286