Adjourned Plenary Session about Landfill scheduled for Thursday


PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The adjourned Plenary Session of the House of Parliament about the Landfill has been reconvened for October 1.

Minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI) Hon. Claret Connor will be present for the public sitting of the House.

The public Plenary Session is set for Thursday, at 2.00pm in the General Assembly Chamber of the House at Wilhelmina Straat #1 in Philipsburg.

This session of the House was initially held on September 18, 2015.

The agenda point is the dumpsite (landfill) in Philipsburg and the plans for a waste to energy system for the country’s garbage problems.

This plenary session of the House was initially requested by the National Alliance (NA) faction Members of Parliament (MPs) Hon. William Marlin and Hon. MP Silveria Jacobs, and the Democratic Party (DP) faction MP Hon. Sarah Wescot-Williams.

Members of the public are invited to the House of Parliament to attend parliamentary deliberations.

The House of Parliament is located across from the Court House in Philipsburg.

The parliamentary session will be carried live on St. Maarten Cable TV Channel 120, via Pearl Radio FM 98.1, the audio via the Internet and via