Illegal dumper fined $1000
A PERSON who illegally dumped a trailer load of building and fencing materials on the side of the road in Caversham has been fined $1000. On July 6, a community member saw the individual dump the materials and provided a description of the vehicle and its registration plate to the council, as well as a description of the driver, photographs and video footage. City of Swan Deputy Mayor Kevin Bailey said thanks to the watchful eye of the community member, the City was able to successfully prosecute. Cr Bailey said the case was a reminder of the City’s reduce illegal dumping (RID) program. Report dumpings to www.swan/wa/gov.au/ RID or call 9267 9267.