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(U.S. Virgin Islands) August 31, 2021 - The Virgin Islands Waste Management Authority (VIWMA) advises residents that the Annual Hurricane Clean-up will be held Saturday, September 4th and Sunday, September 5th.


Additional 20-yard bins will be placed at the below designated locations to accept bulk waste, white goods and household waste.





Bulk waste is defined as large, bulky household items, such as mattresses, furniture, cabinets, shelving, doors, and plywood. White goods include such items as stoves, dryers, washing machines, refrigerators and water heaters. Household waste consists of food scraps, paper, product packaging, clothing, etc.


Commercial Waste, Electronic Devices, Fats, Oils and Grease, Green Waste and Hazardous Waste will not be accepted at these sites and must go to the landfills.


Seniors and persons with disabilities may call Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. to arrange for special pick-up (limited amounts).


For more information, contact the Division of Education and Communications Management at 340-513-4171 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The VIWMA hotline is available 24/7:  844-962-8784. Also, follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn and/or Twitter.





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