Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc.

Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc., (GBB) has been appointed Receiver. GBB is a national solid waste management consulting firm with extensive experience with solid waste collection, processing, recycling and disposal issues, including those specific to island communities.

As Receiver, GBB’s objective is to work with Guam’s government, the Guam Solid Waste Authority, solid waste companies, the people of Guam, and the U.S. military to establish a long-term, financially viable and sustainable waste management system for Guam. 
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Guam Solid Waste Authority Website
The Guam Solid Waste Authority has its independent website dedicated to providing information about the services offered; news directly related to GSWA and its services; resources; and contact information.The Guam Solid Waste Receivership Information Center remains an important source for information related to the Receivership.


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May 29, 2015 - Pacific Daily News
Solid waste receivership won't end this year

Jan. 23, 2015 - KUAM News

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Setting the Record Straight

In this section, the Federal Receiver provides accurate information responding to the attacks in the press release from the Office of the Governor and other inaccurate information being spread around by those working to undermine the Receivership.
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Guam Solid Waste Authority Employees Work Together to Expedite Typhoon Dolphin Cleanup
The GSWA opened its Residential Transfers Stations on Sunday, May 17  so residents could clean up their homes after Typhoon Dolphin. GSWA also opened up the Haulers’ Only Transfer Station for part of the day on Saturday, May 16, and Sunday, May 17, so that commercial trash could be collected. The Layon Landfill was also opened early and kept open late on Monday, May 18, during which time it received 685.72 tons of trash in 36 loads. 

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Federal Receiver Warns of Potential Internet Scam Related to the Guam Solid Waste Authority
The Guam Solid Waste Authority (GSWA) has been the target of fraudulent attempts to transfer GSWA funds. Through strict adherence to Court-approved procedures, GSWA will not lose any funds as a result of these illegal activities. All GSWA customers, vendors, and business partners are urged to be extremely cautious with any electronic communications requesting financial transfers or personal account information of any kind.

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Latest Updates

GBB Quarterly Report
On March 5, 2015, the Receiver submitted its Quarterly Report to the U.S. District Court of Guam.

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