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Last week of Island Wide Vegetation Collection Schedule
Grand Cayman, September 20, 2021 - The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) team has now moved to collect post storm vegetation waste at the North Side & East End Districts until September 25, 2021. Residents are reminded to get their vegetative debris ready as there will not be any extension. 20th September 2021, 10:50am
New closing dates for DEH Temporary Sites
Grand Cayman, September 17, 2021 - The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is advising residents of a change of policy regarding the closing dates of the temporary sites at Bodden Town, East End and North Side. The last day for disposal of post storm vegetative waste at these location is September 18, 2021. 17th September 2021, 10:48am
Temporary Suspension of Training Courses at DEH
Grand Cayman, September 14, 2021 - The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is advising residents of the temporary suspension of its Food Hygiene and Cosmetology training sessions from September 15, 2021 until further notice.  14th September 2021, 10:36am
Free mulch now available at West Bay as temporary drop-off site closes
Grand Cayman, September 10, 2021 - The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) would like to inform residents that “free mulch” is now available for collection at the West Bay Temporary Site from as early as 7:00 am until September 18, 2021. 10th September 2021, 10:31am
DEH Announces Island Wide Vegetation Collection Schedule
Grand Cayman, 24 August 2021 - The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is embarking on an island-wide schedule for the collection of vegetation debris on Grand Cayman, starting in West Bay on Monday, 30 August.  27th August 2021, 3:51pm
DEH Announces GT Landfill Weekend Operations
Grand Cayman, 20 August 2021 - The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is advising the public that the George Town landfill will be open Saturday, 21 August and Sunday, 22 August between the hours of 7:00am and 6:30pm to facilitate the ongoing clean-up exercise after the passage of Tropical Storm Grace.  27th August 2021, 3:47pm
DEH Recommendations on Post Hurricane Food Safety
The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is urging residents to exercise caution when handling and preparing foods after the passage of a Tropical Storm Grace. Extreme vigilance is necessary at this time as food quality can become compromised as a result of flooding or loss of power.  27th August 2021, 3:45pm
DEH’s Temporary Debris Management Sites
The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is advising residents of the establishment of Temporary Debris Management Sites to facilitate the clean-up exercise after the passage of Tropical Storm Grace. These sites will be accepting vegetation waste only and the DEH asks that residents help by sorting their debris accordingly.  27th August 2021, 3:44pm
Solid Waste Preparation for Tropical Storm Grace
The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is advising members of the public on the temporary suspension of residential and commercial garbage collection on Wednesday 18th August, 2021 due to the passing of Tropical Storm Grace. Normal garbage collection schedule is likely to restart on Thursday 19th August, 2021 and any routes not completed by Friday will be undertaken on Saturday 21st August to close out the week. Meanwhile, operations at the land will close at 5 pm today and will reopen at 7am on Thursday 19th August, 2021. 27th August 2021, 3:38pm
Developing and expanding DEH workforce capacity
The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) conducted a three-day training session on Hazardous Materials (HazMat) - Basic for members of the team who in their work roles potentially have to come in contact with hazardous waste. 12th August 2021, 11:45am