The Department of Waste Management within the Ministry of Public Works, today advised that there will be delays in completing this week's garbage collection.
Garbage collection scheduled for today in the East Zone is expected to be completed Friday.
Delayed West Zone garbage collection from yesterday is expected to be completed today.
For further information about waste management, join us at www.facebook.com/recyclebermuda or telephone 278-0560.
Government House today announced that the Governor, Mr. George Fergusson, has appointed Lt Col J David Gibbons OBE, ED, JP as Chair of the Defence Board and Chair of the Promotions Board of the Bermuda Regiment with effect from 1 January 2015. Lt Col Gibbons will take up this role upon the retirement of the current Chair, Major Wendell Hollis on 31 December 2014.
The Governor said:
"I am delighted that Lt Col Gibbons has accepted the role of Chair of both the Defence Board and the Promotions Board of the Bermuda Regiment. His vast experience, both as a former Commanding Officer of the Bermuda Regiment and as a current member of both Boards, will stand him in good stead.
"I would also like to take this opportunity to give my sincere thanks to Major Wendell Hollis for all his hard work and dedication to the Bermuda Regiment over the last 25 years and in particular to these two Boards. I have very much enjoyed working with him over the last 2 ½ years."
Government House today announced that the Governor, Mr George Fergusson, has appointed Mr Gregory Swan as Chair of the Public Service Commission with effect from 27 December 2014. Mr Swan will take up this role upon the retirement of the current Chair, Ms Nelda Simons on 26 December 2014.
The Governor said:
"I am delighted that Mr Swan has accepted the role of Chair of the Public Service Commission. He has served diligently as a member of the Commission over the last 6 years and has shown that he has the skills and experience necessary to lead the Commission going forward.