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  • The Portmore Municipal Council, in partnership with the Public Health Department and the National Solid Waste Management Authority, will conduct a cleanup exercise on Wednesday, October 15 in the Old Braeton area of Portmore, St. Catherine.
  • Then, the clean up effort will begin in the Gregory Park area on October 16.
  • Residents are urged to put out old appliances such as refrigerators, stoves, washing machines, microwave ovens and any other containers that contribute to the breeding of mosquitoes.

The Portmore Municipal Council, in partnership with the Public Health Department and the National Solid Waste Management Authority, will conduct a cleanup exercise on Wednesday, October 15 in the Old Braeton area of Portmore, St. Catherine in the following communities:

Reid’s Pen

Gerbera Ave,

Braeton Meadows

McPherson Drive

Dream Land Drive

Cressor Lane

Oleander Drive

Then, the clean up effort will begin in the Gregory Park area in the following communities:

On Thursday, October 16:

Gulf

Compund

Train Line

Portmore Villas

Queens Ave.

 

On Friday, October 17:

Gregory Park Proper

Godly Ave.

Hamilton Gardens

Christian Pen

Banga Gully

Walkers Ave.

Phoenix Vista

Watson Grove

The cleanup exercise will commence at 7 a.m. each day. Residents are urged to put out old appliances such as refrigerators, stoves, washing machines, microwave ovens and any other containers that contribute to the breeding of mosquitoes. A truck will be coming around to collect these items on the stated days.