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Car wrecks cleanup campaign starts Monday, September 21, 2020

By   /  September 21, 2020  /  Environment, Local News  /  Comments Off on Car wrecks cleanup campaign starts Monday, September 21, 2020

POND ISLAND — The Minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment & Infrastructure (VROMI), the Honorable Egbert J. Doran, announces that an island-wide cleanup of the car wrecks will begin on Monday, September 21, 2020. Car wrecks are an eyesore and negatively effects the Country’s environmental well-being. Since taking office, Minister Doran embarked on a […]

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Minister Doran: Country Sint Maarten intends to appeal Alegria’s court ruling

By   /  September 8, 2020  /  Environment, Local News  /  Comments Off on Minister Doran: Country Sint Maarten intends to appeal Alegria’s court ruling

    PHILIPSBURG — The Honorable Minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment & Infrastructure, Mr. Egbert Doran, has taken notice of the decision laid down by the Judge in the Court of First Instance dated Friday, September 4, pertaining to the injunction case of Alegria Real Estate N.V. against the Government of Sint Maarten. […]

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Minister Doran meets with district cleaners

By   /  August 20, 2020  /  Community, Environment, Government, Local News  /  Comments Off on Minister Doran meets with district cleaners

~ Encourages residents to follow Pre-hurricane cleanup schedule ~ PHILIPSBURG — The Honorable Minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment & Infrastructure, Mr. Egbert J. Doran, and staff members of the Department of Infrastructure Management, recently held a meeting with the directors of the district cleaners. The meeting was geared towards ascertaining the concerns and […]

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Have a plan in place this Hurricane Season for your pets and livestock

By   /  August 18, 2020  /  Community, Environment, Public Service Announcements, Weather  /  Comments Off on Have a plan in place this Hurricane Season for your pets and livestock

PHILIPSBURG — It’s hurricane season, and if you leave your pets behind, they could get injured or get lost, therefore, you should have a storm-ready ‘pet plan’ in place for the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season to keep your pet happy and comfortable. Pets are an important member of your household. During a disaster, what’s good […]

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“FIGHT BACK” Mosquito Awareness Open House and Unused Tire Drop Off at Cole Bay Community Help Desk

By   /  June 25, 2020  /  Community, Environment, Health, Island Life, Public Service Announcements  /  Comments Off on “FIGHT BACK” Mosquito Awareness Open House and Unused Tire Drop Off at Cole Bay Community Help Desk

The Collective Prevention Services (CPS), a department within the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labor (Ministry VSA) is executing a Vector Control Awareness Campaign with the slogan “FIGHT BACK, A Neighborhood approach to Mosquito Control” in the communities. The campaign started last week with the official announcement by the Minister of Public Health, […]

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Minister Doran informs public of districts cleanup

By   /  May 31, 2020  /  Environment  /  Comments Off on Minister Doran informs public of districts cleanup

Minister of VROMI, E.J. Doran informs the general public, that following the many district cleanups that have already been taking place island-wide, a large scale general cleanup schedule has been put in place, which is set to be executed during the months of July and August upcoming, and will be rounded off in time for […]

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Ministry VROMI Traffic Alert: Traffic diversion in Dutch Quarter with road closures as of June 1

By   /  May 29, 2020  /  Environment, Infrastructure, Local News, Public Service Announcements, Transportation  /  Comments Off on Ministry VROMI Traffic Alert: Traffic diversion in Dutch Quarter with road closures as of June 1

Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Development and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI), Department of New Projects on behalf of the Government of St. Maarten is hereby informing the residents of Dutch Quarter and the General Public of St. Maarten, that the Dutch Quarter Sewerage Project will once again reconvene with the implementation of the sewerage network […]

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Doran allocates land for Waste Water Treatment Plant

By   /  May 28, 2020  /  Environment, Government  /  Comments Off on Doran allocates land for Waste Water Treatment Plant

On Wednesday, May 20, 2020, the Honorable Minister of VROMI E.J. Doran, signed the deed for property in Cay Bay, which was allocated as part of the sewage network for Cole Bay, in order to construct a Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP). This is a cross border project between the Government of Sint Maarten which […]

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