Tag Archives: Rubbish Collection

Someone Set Fire To A Disposal Bin At HDB Block in Woodlands

Last night, a netter was walking past his HDB garbage disposal when they noticed that the rubbish bin was on fire. Yet there was no one around at the scene. Some netters speculate that it could’ve been irresponsible smokers throwing their cigarette butts into the bin. One netter quipped that …

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WHY IS THE GOVT INCREASING RUBBISH COLLECTION FEES DURING ECONOMIC DOWNTURN?

I refer to the article “Rubbish collection fees for homes to be increased from next year” (Channel NewsAsia, Nov 7). It states that “From Jan 1, 2017, the monthly rubbish collection fee will be S$8.25 for apartments – including HDB flats and condominiums that have not opted out of the public waste collection scheme – and S$27.47 for landed homes. The fees are inclusive of Goods and Services Tax (GST).

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