Press Release: Rubbish and Litter
As we are already mid-season, with hundreds of thousands of visitors flock to the island, the Manager of the Department of Environment and Cleaning wishes once again to draw attention to all residents and ask for the activation and sensitization, in order to help Council to effectively do it’s work.
For these reasons, please:
■ The garbage must be packed in bags solid, well tightened/closed and placed always in the evening (22:00 – 24:00) inside the bins.
■ The residents are asked not to leave debris cleaning and pruning vegetation on roads and other public areas.
According to Article 6 of the Rules of Sanitation of the City, the management is at the risk and expense of the owner, possessor or occupier of the site.
■ Do not drop small objects in the streets. Small items should be placed In existing litter bins.
■ Use products environmentally friendly.
Furthermore, we note that the large volume of items, from home or commercial activity (old furniture, mattresses, appliances, waste vegetable operations, high volume packaging cardboard, wood, metal or plastic, etc.) will delivered to the Department of Sanitation garage Monday through Friday upon request by calling 22420 20340 and 22 420 24 515.
PRESS OFFICE MUNICIPALITY OF KOS
Translated by Veronica Boland