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Minister Seymour says DEH to get more resources

Health Minister Hon. Dwayne Seymour said his patience is wearing thin on Cayman’s garbage woes and he is pushing new alternatives at the Department of...


DEH: Garbage collection delays remain

The Department of Environmental Health Thursday (14 June) announced more delays in garbage collection. It has been an issue plaguing the Cayman Islands since late last...


Seymour assures Ministry is tackling garbage woes

DEH Director Roydell Carter’s leave and the questions surrounding it comes while his department tries to address residents’ concerns about a lack of timely garbage...


Clearing of garbage pile-up begins

The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) has ramped up garbage collection to address collection woes faced islandwide. Today (4 January) collection teams set out to...

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Outstanding garbage fees grow

The fiscal year is almost over, but the Department of Environment has only managed to collect just under 70% of garbage fees owed to it. It’s a problem the DEH...


Garbage Collection Update

The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) says mechanical difficulties experienced with their trucks is behind the delay in clearing garbage piled up around Cayman...

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Past, present, and future: a look at the George Town landfill

With the 2017 elections in the rear-view mirror, the Department of Environmental Health (DEH) said it’s looking to keep its momentum as the country moves toward an...


Landfill OBC sets ambitious procurement timetable

More than a year in the making, the outline business case (OBC) for a new Integrated Solid Waste Management System (ISWMS) is in. It sets an ambitious procurement...


Dealing with Cayman’s landfill problem

Government released its proposed plan to deal with Cayman’s landfill’s once and for all we now have in hand the country’s first Integrated Solid...


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Two puppies rescued from the George Town landfill