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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GSWA

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.

 

Guam Solid Waste Authority Open

(Guam, July 31, 2014) – The Guam Solid Waste Authority (GSWA) will open and conduct all its services Thursday, July 31, 2014. GSWA Administrative Offices will open at 8 am, Residential Transfer Station will open at its normal time of 9 am, the Hauler Only Transfer Station will open at its regular time of 4:30 am, and GSWA curb side trash service will collect its normal Thursday routes and continue to collect the rest of Wednesday's routes. Bulky waste items scheduled for collection on Thursday will be collected. GSWA employees will report to work at their regular time on Thursday.

GSWA would like to thank its customers for their patience as GSWA services were temporarily interrupted by Tropical Storm Halong.

 

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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Harmon Progress

Harmon Residential Transfer Station & Household Hazardous Waste Facility
The construction of the facility is underway. See the picture archive to follow the construction progress!

Harmon
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March 14, 2014

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Latest Updates

GBB Quarterly Report
On June 25, 2014, the Receiver submitted its Quarterly Report to the U.S. District Court of Guam.
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Review of Ordot Closure Construction
Chace AndersonOn January 9, 2014, Chris Lund, PE (Receiver Senior Project Engineer) made a presentation entitled "Ordot Dump – Review of Closure Construction" at the Society of American Military Engineers – Guam Post Meeting.
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Select Media Coverage

Jan.20, 2014- Pacific News Center

Nov.4, 2013 - Kuam News

Aug. 30, 2011 - Pacific Daily News
Finally: Kudos to receiver for hitting dump deadline; making improvements

"The federal receiver, Gershman, Brickner & Bratton Inc., has the island's thanks for fixing and improving the government's solid waste program." [...] "In fixing and improving the government's solid waste program." [...] "In short, the receiver has transformed the way the island deals with its waste."

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