Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Private haulers satisfied with job


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PRIVATE WASTE HAULERS are very satisfied with the service they have provided to households over the past five months.

And they are ready to assist any time Government calls, said operators of the private companies yesterday, after the National Union of Public Workers (NUPW) asked that their contracts not be renewed by the Sanitation Service Authority (SSA) when the current six-month arrangement ends on March 31.

The NUPW yesterday urged Government to allow the SSA to restart normal garbage collection, claiming the state agency was in a position to carry out its duties without assistance from the private haulers.

Trevor Manning, managing director of Garbage Master, acknowledged that the future of private haulers being used by Government was out of his hands, but was extremely satisfied with his company’s performance since last October. (BA)

Please read the full story in today’s Midweek Nation, or in the eNATION edition.




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