Comprehensive approach to garbage disposal needed says GCCI
While the garbage continues to pile up in and out of the city the president of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce Clinton Urling is calling for urgent integrated, holistic solid waste management plan for the entire country.
Urling also see the holding of local government elections as critical to fix the many problems facing various municipalities.
Local government elections were last held in Guyana in 1994.
Within recent years, numerous Neighbourhood Democratic Councils have been disbanded and Interim Management Committees have been installed.