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Two more illegal dumpers made to clean up

Two more illegal dumpers made to clean up


The Environmental Health Department has again nabbed illegal dumpers, making two men clean up areas of The Belle, St Michael, on Tuesday.The names were not released, but they spent more than an hour shoveling old coconut husks onto private vehicles u...

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UPDATE: Dumpers to clean beach

UPDATE: Dumpers to clean beach


The two men who were recorded illegally dumping coconut shells near Hilton Barbados yesterday now have a two-kilometre stretch of beach to clean up.This morning, Minister of Environment Trevor Prescod, Sanitation Service Authority public relations of...

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Dumpers traced

Dumpers traced


On Wednesday evening, two young men who were caught dumping illegally near the Hilton Hotel cleared the spot of the coconut shells which had been tossed there earlier.Anthony Brathwaite 29, and 23-year-old Ross Corbin, whose parents owned the vehicle...

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Dumpers traced

Dumpers traced


On Wednesday evening, two young men who were caught dumping illegally near the Hilton Hotel cleared the spot of the coconut shells which had been tossed there earlier.Anthony Brathwaite 29, and 21-year-old Ross Corbin, whose parents owned the vehicle...

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Prescod fed up with dumpers

Prescod fed up with dumpers


Barbados may soon go the route of installing cameras at known illegal sites to help bring the scourge of indiscriminate dumping under control.  This revelation was made by Minister of the Environment and National Beautification Trevor Prescod, who ca...

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Dumpers warned

Dumpers warned


More illegal dump sites are cropping up and Government will be taking a hard line stance against the perpetrators and even the owners of the items.This has come from public relations officer with the Sanitation Service Authority (SSA), Carl Padmore, ...

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HEATHER-LYNN’S HABITAT: ‘Block off gully’ from dumpers

HEATHER-LYNN’S HABITAT: ‘Block off gully’ from dumpers


Block it off. That, said a worker who has had to chase illegal dumpers in Bucks Gully, St Thomas, might be the only way to stop people from throwing household items into the watercourse.Edmund Maynard was speaking to Heather-Lynn’s Habitat as a team ...

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Dumpers blamed in flooding

Dumpers blamed in flooding


THE HEAVY RAINS caused plenty of damage, but the garbage blocking the drains assisted in the flooding.As a result, Attorney General and Minister of Home Affairs Adriel Brathwaite is ready to throw the law book at anyone found guilty of littering.When...

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Dumpers back

Dumpers back


ENOUGH TALK; we want action now.This was the cry from irate residents in Robinson Close, St Stephen’s Hill, St Michael, on Saturday after a truck operator was reported by police for dumping in the adjacent quarry the day before. This occurred hours a...

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Warning to illegal dumpers

Warning to illegal dumpers


ILLEGAL DUMPERS BEWARE!Health officials are policing the island, and those found guilty will be prosecuted.That warning came yesterday from principal environmental health officer at the St Philip Polyclinic, Maurice Gaskin, who was speaking to the SU...