$20M in tractors presented to local municipalities

first_imgThe Communities Ministry presented three tractors to local municipalities within various regions which were sourced for some $20 million to assist with effective sanitation management.Communities Minister Ronald Bulkan (fifth from left) with recipients of the donation and employees of Genequip during the handing over ceremonyThe tractors, which were procured by General Equipment Guyana Limited (Genequip), included attachments and standard tool kits. Regional bodies that are expected to benefit include the Linden Town Council, the Lethem Town Council and the Aranaputa Neighbourhood Democratic Council (NDC).Speaking to media operatives during the ceremony, Communities Minister Ronald Bulkan emphasised on the role that the machinery would play in the sanitation management process at the various municipalities. He noted that on many occasions, local bodies have been faced with difficulties when carrying out their waste disposal duties. As such, the tractors in addition to the attachments will be able to provide relief.Additionally, the Managing Director of Genequip Renger Van Dijk highlighted some of the uses of the tractor including land clearing and preparation and transportation of bulk items.last_img read more

WOW! MORE OF YOUR INCREDIBLE LIGHTNING PICTURES

first_imgPaul Cowell’s pic near Meenaclady for Donegal DailyDONEGAL experienced one of its most spectacular lightning storms last night.Here’s more of your pictures.Our main thunderstorm picture was taken from Meenaclady looking towards Curransport and taken by Paul Cowell, Meenaclady. Lighting off Aran Mor island last nightby Kathryn Russell/Donegal Daily WOW! MORE OF YOUR INCREDIBLE LIGHTNING PICTURES was last modified: August 2nd, 2013 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:WOW! MORE OF YOUR INCREDIBLE LIGHTNING PICTURESlast_img read more