Rock House Oven Housing Unit - Remarks from the Minister of Public Works, Lt. Col. the Hon. David A. Burch, OBE (Mil), ED, JP, MP

Good afternoon and thank you for being here today to witness the completion of yet another renovation project.

National Mammography Day 2023

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is observed every October to raise awareness about breast cancer, promote early detection, and support research for a

First Phase of Ground-breaking Island-Wide CCTV Project Fostering Safety in Bermuda Gets Underway

"This project is a testament to our dedication to 'Working together to keep you safe.' The CCTV system will improve safety and security and support

Minister addresses 45th Global Privacy Assembly 2023

As the public is aware, the prestigious Global Privacy Assembly (GPA) is currently taking place in Bermuda at the Hamilton Princess.

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  • Post Hurricane Lee - Services Update

    - Press Release

    Following assessments by the Ministry of Public Works and utilities crews, the Ministry of National Security is advising the public that the main roadways are clear for passage.

    The public can move about the main thoroughfares, but are…

  • Morning Hurricane Lee Update - Assessment of Services

    - Press Release

    With the passage of Hurricane Lee, the Acting Minister of National Security, Lt. Col. David Burch and the Director of the Bermuda Weather Service, Michelle Pitcher provided the following morning update.

    The Minister in particular…

  • Hurricane Lee Approaches Bermuda with High Winds and Seas


    As of the Bermuda Weather Service's 12 p.m. update, a Tropical Storm warning remains in effect for our island. 

    Hurricane Lee is currently a Category 1 storm located approximately 212 nautical miles southwest of Bermuda, moving north at 12…

  • House Of Assembly will not Meet on Friday, September 15th

    - Press Release

    In light of Hurricane Lee, please be advised that there will be no meeting of the House of Assembly tomorrow Friday, September 15th.

    The next meeting will be on September 22nd.

  • Bermuda Government Takes Bold Steps Towards a Cleaner and Greener Future in Transportation

    - Press Release

    "The Government of Bermuda recognises the urgent need to adapt and lead by example in the transition to cleaner and greener transportation solutions," said Minister of Public Works Lt. Col. the Hon. David A. Burch, OBE (Mil), ED, JP, MP.

  • Government House Press Release

    - Press Release

    Her Excellency the Governor, Ms Rena Lalgie, has formally appointed members of a Boundaries Commission as she is required to do before the end of 2024 by Section 53 of the Bermuda Constitution.  

    The members are:

    Chairman – Mr Mark…
  • Guidance for parents and guardians for activities that students can engage in until they return to school

    - Press Release

    Parents of BPSS Preschoolers will be provided with “Beginning of the Year Curriculum” learning activities.  These activities align with this week’s preschool lessons, including discovery and exploration.

    Understanding that Hurricanes often…

  • Hurricane Lee Remarks: Lt. Col. David Burch

    - Press Release

    Good afternoon:

    Thank you for joining me.

    Joining me today from the Disaster Risk Reduction and Mitigation Team, Ms Russann Francis and on the phone from the Bermuda Weather Service, the Director Michelle Pitcher.

    As you will…

  • Early Pension Payments

    - Press Release

    The Department of Social Insurance wishes to advise the public that, as a precautionary measure, pension benefit payments ordinarily made by direct deposit on September 15th, will be processed today, earlier than usual, due to any disruption due…

  • Road Obstruction Alert in Botanical Gardens

    - Press Release

    The Department of Parks wishes to inform the public of a temporary road obstruction within the Botanical Gardens.

    A large tree, located near Camden House, suddenly snapped, blocking the roadway within the Botanical Gardens.