November 21, 2019

The Editor Speaks: Latest GIS Press release re Bodden Town fire

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First of all full marks to the Cayman Islands Fire Service for finally extinguishing the fires at the Bodden Town Quarry. It took a long time as it was a very difficult job to do. With every fire there is smoke and even if the smoke isn’t black there is the smell. The residents at […]

Statement by Cayman Islands Fire Service on now-extinguished Bodden Town Quarry fire

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Grand Cayman (GIS) –The Fire Service stands by its initial assessment that as a result of the quarry’s location, there was never a risk of fire for the Lake Destiny Drive residential community. (Please see attached Google Map with the fire site and the neighbourhood site indicated.) At the same time as a result of […]

Cayman Islands Bodden Town Quarry fire extinguished

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Cayman Islands Fire Service and the Department of Environmental Health (DEH) confirm that a fire in a Bodden Town quarry that had been smouldering for the last three weeks was extinguished on Thursday, 18 October 2018. Following a slight delay to repair his excavator, the quarry owner had begun work […]

Cayman Islands: Sixteen affordable homes being built in Bodden Town

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A ground-breaking ceremony was held in Bodden Town today (Wednesday, 7 February 2018) for 16 affordable homes being built by the National Housing Development Trust (NHDT). The houses are the first to be constructed in Phase 2 of the trust’s Affordable Housing Initiative. They are being built on a 10-acre site off Lake Destiny Drive, […]