Tenders Invited For Jost Van Dyke Waste Hauling Services

Tuesday, 11 June 2024 - 4:12pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands invites tenders for managing of the Jost Van Dyke Transfer Station and providing hauling services for waste from Jost Van Dyke to the incinerator on Tortola.

Remove Equipment From Road Town Festival Grounds By June 15

Wednesday, 29 May 2024 - 1:25pm

Persons with the following items situated at the Festival Grounds are advised to have them removed immediately:

DWM To Relaunch House Garbage Collection Programme

Wednesday, 29 May 2024 - 12:56pm

The Department of Waste Management is set to relaunch its house to house garbage collection programme for a period of four months from 3rd June until 30th September. Director, Mr. Marcus Solomon said the pilot programme will service persons in portions of Tortola, Virgin Gorda and Jost Van Dyke. Mr. Solomon said, “The information that we will be collecting through this pilot programme will help to inform garbage collection strategies for the next three to four years.” He added, “We want to see if we can reduce the need for public bins, which can be seen as unsightly and a public health concern.”

Waste Management Department Seeking Cleaning Services

Tuesday, 7 May 2024 - 3:37pm

The Department of Waste Management (DWM) is seeking a company to provide cleaning services to their Long Bush facility located in Boynes Warehouse.

The building comprises of two levels which includes two restrooms, a locker room, and the downstairs area. The second level includes one office and a conference room.

Recycling Efforts Are Improving In The Virgin Islands

Thursday, 25 April 2024 - 12:20pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is reporting an upturn in recycling efforts across the Territory.

Bids Invited For Supply Of Heavy Equipment For Waste Management

Wednesday, 24 April 2024 - 1:43pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is accepting bids for supply of heavy equipment for use by the Department of Waste Management on Tortola.

Dumping Prohibited At Road Town Pump Station

Monday, 15 April 2024 - 4:54pm

The public is informed that with immediate effect, the discharge of sewage at the Road Town pump station is strictly prohibited.

Burt Point Waste Water Treatment Plant Re-Commissioned

Monday, 15 April 2024 - 4:45pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands has announced the successful re-commissioning of the Burt-Point Waste Water Treatment Plant on Tortola.

Waste Oil Facility In Sea Cow’s Bay Now Open To The Public

Friday, 5 April 2024 - 7:12pm

The Department of Waste Management now has the ability to store used oil at a newly opened Waste Oil Facility in Sea Cow’s Bay.

Quotations Invited For Heavy Equipment Rentals

Wednesday, 27 March 2024 - 4:28pm

The Department of Waste Management is seeking quotations for the rental of heavy equipment to be used at the Pockwood Pond dumpsite.