Federal Court Orders to Hold Formal Ceremonies for Ordot Closure and Layon Opening


Guam – Federal District Court Judge Francis Tydingco Gatewood issued an order today [Wednesday] advising that a formal closing ceremony will be held at the end of the month for the Ordot Dump and an opening ceremony for the new Layon Landfill is slated for the following day.

Judge Tydingco-Gatewood scheduled a ceremonial closing ceremony at the Ordot Dump which will include the locking of the dump’s gates for 4 pm on August 31. 

READ the Court Order

The following day, September 1, at 10 am, a ceremony will be held to commemorate the opening of the Layon Landfill which will include “the opening of the landfill gates.”

Governor Calvo, Speaker Won Pat and other GovGuam and Federal officials have been ordered to attend.