September 19, 2018

Cayman Islands Ministry CPI NiCE Summer Project altercation – 28 Aug 2018

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From the Ministry of Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure The Ministry of Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure can confirm that two workers on the NiCE Summer Project were involved in an altercation earlier today (Tuesday, 28 August). The Police and an ambulance were called to the scene at George Town Landfill. While today’s incident was unfortunate, over […]

Disposal of derelict vehicles only at Cayman Islands George Town Landfill

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Issued by: Cayman Islands Department of Environmental Health As part of ongoing efforts to better inform the public about its services, the Department of Environmental Health (DEH) reminds the public of the procedure for disposing of derelict vehicles. Under the Cayman Islands Litter Law (1997 Revision), a derelict vehicle is any vehicle that appears to […]

Cayman Islands DEH offers tips to facilitate safe and efficient garbage handling

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As part of its recent commitment to provide a value-for-money garbage collection service, the Department of Environmental Health (DEH) has launched a public awareness campaign to raise local residents’ awareness of the importance of safely packing and handling garbage, as well as the provision of certain tips with which to facilitate the waste collection process. […]

Tyre-shredding ends at Cayman Islands Landfill

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A project that shredded nearly 700,000 tyres stockpiled at the George Town landfill came to a close this morning (Wednesday, 18 July 2018), some 16 months after it began. During that time Island Recycling, and its partner company Guernsey Recycling Group (GRG), shredded some 670,000 tyres, weighing in at approximately 6,700 metric tonnes, or 14.8 […]

Closure of Cayman Islands George Town Landfill

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UPDATE: GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS) has successfully extinguished the fire that erupted at the George Town Landfill, today (Wednesday 21 February 2018). Fire crews and off-duty personnel worked for three hours to bring the blaze under control “Upon arrival, we found the fire was located on south side of […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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  Cayman Islands: Bubbles is missing from Marina Drive, across from Orange Drive. Missing since 9pm Wednesday 17 January. Update-FOUND UPDATE: Bubbles has been found and in good health. This 15-year-old pup is blonde, 8lbs, no ID but has a little bump on her right shoulder blade. She looks like a puppy but she is […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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Cayman Islands Police Request Public Assistance to Locate Man reported Missing, 11 January From RCIPS Late Wednesday evening, 10 January, Police learned of a man who has not been seen by relatives for some time and are now seeking public assistance to locate the man. 39 year old Edward Hendricks Hyde, of West Bay, was […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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Free information session for Cayman Islands internship programme The National Workforce Development Agency (NWDA) is encouraging young people to attend an informational session for Cayman Enterprise City’s (CEC) Summer in the City internship programme. The session will take place on Friday, 5 January at the NWDA offices (2nd floor of Midtown Plaza on Elgin Avenue) […]

Cayman Islands Budget Policy Statement

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From Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA Mr. Speaker, as we meet today in this Honourable House I cannot help but be a bit nostalgic. Today we are making history with the Cayman Islands’ first two-year budget and this new Government of National Unity’s first budget. And H.E. the Governor Helen Marjorie Kilpatrick, CB, […]

Cayman Islands:Closure of George Town Landfill

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Closure of George Town Landfill The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) wishes to advise the public that the George Town Landfill had to close earlier today due to safety concerns. This closure was necessary to facilitate repair work to the landfill’s main access road that was extensively damaged during recent heavy rains. It is anticipated […]