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11 Apr
April 11, 2019 0 0

Belize City Councillor Albert Vaughan & the Works Department install 498 manhole covers in Belize City

Belize City Councillor Albert Vaughan and the Works Department employees have responded to the needs of Belize City residents and have installed 498 manhole covers to date. These streets include: King St, Orange St, Baghdad St., Euphrates Ave, Goal Lane, Vernon St, Mex Ave, Amara Ave, West Canal, Regent St. West, Regent St, Albert St. West, Albert St, Mosul St, Kut Ave, Alexandria St, Hudson St, and Barrack Road.
The Belize City Council recognizes this need and we continue to work tirelessly to ensure as many areas as possible are addressed.

Belize City Council…Always ’bout di people

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03 Apr
April 3, 2019 0 0

Councillor Dr Pitts embarks on project for the Mesopotamia Division

Today, Councillor Dr. Candice Pitts and The Belize City Council met with the Principal of Maud Williams High school, Mrs. Cruzita Castillo to discuss a rehabilitation project for the abandoned pool within Mesopotamia. This project aims to breathe new life into the area for the students as well as the general community.

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14 Mar
March 14, 2019 0 1

Belize City Council launches pilot project for abandoned lots

The Belize City Council launched a pilot program geared toward cleaning empty and abandoned lots. Thank you to the residents of Majestic Alley for a successful community clean up campaign. This initiative is part of a wider community effort which will extend to all constituents.

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13 Mar
March 13, 2019 0 0

Councillor Dr. Candice Pitts partakes in Belize Police Department’s Women’s Conference

The Belize Police Department held a Women’s Conference under the theme: ‘Women! Rising Above Circumstances, Inspiring and Innovating Change’. As previously reported Councillor Dr. Candice Pitts was selected as a panelist for the conference.

Councillor Dr. Pitts gave a very moving and uplifting speech and the officers were very receptive to her sincere and encouraging words…

“As women in leadership positions, we continue to struggle against biases and oppression inherent in the systems in which we operate. The few women political leaders who exist know this all too well. But, we each continue the struggle because we have to put our individual crack in the ceiling–that ceiling that prevents women from ascending to leadership positions, particularly political leadership–until the whole ceiling comes crumbling down!” — Councillor Dr. Candice Pitts

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06 Mar
March 6, 2019 0 0

Culture In The Park

Culture in the park is a two day Belize City Council initiative which takes place today March 6th and tomorrow Thursday March 7th at the Battlefield Park it promises to highlight the rich and diverse ethnic blend that creates our cultural identity.

Belize City Council….Always ’bout di people

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20 Feb
February 20, 2019 0 0

Stake Bank Cruise Port

Today history was made as Mayor Bernard Wagner along with Mr. Michael Feinstein, Benny Feinstein, Hon. Tracey Taegar-Panton, and Hon. Mike Peyreffite broke ground for the construction of Belize City’s first ever Cruise Ship Docking Facility.

This 25-acre, Mayan Temple themed water park facility, plans to not only cater to the tourism industry but also be a major source of employment for our Belizeans.

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02 Feb
February 2, 2019 0 0

Mayor Wagner and Councillors attending Caribbean Tire grand opening in Chetumal

We wish to take this opportunity to say Congratulations to Mr David Reimer of Caribbean Tire on his newest location in Chetumal, Quintana Roo Mexico. All the best to you and the Chetumal staff. Mayor Bernard Wagner, Deputy Mayor Oscar Arnold and Councillor Allan Pollard travelled to the new location for their grand opening.

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18 Jan
January 18, 2019 0 0

Belize City Council embarks on Staff Health Initiative

The Belize City Council has embarked on a new initiative that encourages our staff to lead a healthier lifestyle. This initiative is spearheaded by our newly appointed Sports Coordinator, Michael Novelo in collaboration with Councillor Micah Goodin. In an effort to jumpstart our Health Revolution, we invited health practitioners to conduct health checks on our staff from each department.

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08 Jan
January 8, 2019 0 0

Belize City Council’s Roll Out

The Belize City Council hosted a short ceremony to supply the Council’s Departments with twenty-four departmental vehicles; comprising of twelve pickups & twelve motorcycles. In keeping with our manifesto promise, we are placing sixty employees in the field, ensuring the safety of the public and enhancing productivity of the Council.

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05 Dec
December 5, 2018 0 0

Mayor Wagner attends conference in Trinidad & Tobago

Mayor of Belize City Bernard Wagner and Mayor of Belmopan Khalid Belisle are presently in attendance at the Local Government Forum Conference being held in Trinidad & Tobago. The theme of the conference is: Strengthening local government’s role as partner in development. Mayor Wagner also met with Minister of Local Government, Trinidad and Tobago, Senator the Hon. Haji Kazim Hosein.

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