Senior met officer urges public to support national cleanup weekend

first_img Sharing is caring! Tweet Share 9 Views   no discussions Sharecenter_img LocalNews Senior met officer urges public to support national cleanup weekend by: – June 17, 2011 Share Senior Met Officer and Chairperson of the National Disaster Public Awareness Committee Cheryl Ettienne-Leblanc is calling on the general public to come out in full support of a cleanup campaign announced by Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit next week.The National cleanup weekend is expected to better prepare Dominica to withstand the damages caused by a hurricane.Government has identified resources at the disposal of councils and other agencies to deal with natural disasters on the island.Mrs. Leblanc says a series of educational programs have been planned ahead of June 24th to 27th.Leblanc is also calling on media houses and other stakeholders to play their part in helping to promote the activities.It is predicted that there will be an above average hurricane season with 12-18 named storms.The long range prediction is that there could be as many as ten major hurricanes.Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has declared the weekend of June 24th to 27th to deal with natural disasters.Dominica Vibes Newslast_img read more

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Man Spills $30,000 onto Highway, Officials Ask Public to Return It

first_imgThe owner of the money tells officers he inadvertently left the box on his truck’s bumper.So far, two 17-year-old men have returned $630, a woman has turned in $3,880, and another person has returned $4,500. Officials in the Michigan city of Grand Haven are busy these days, and it is not for the reasons you may think.Grand Haven police and the city’s Department of Public Safety have been asking the public to return money that spilled from a box which fell from a truck onto a highway last week.The amount in that cardboard box is said to be around $30,000.Update on Incident from Thursday:A cardboard box containing approximately $30,000 fell off the bumper of a truck on north bound US31. Some of the money was recovered by witnesses and Officers. Yesterday, two… https://t.co/SsOzELHM61— GHDPS (@GrandHavenDPS) April 27, 2019last_img read more

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