Media Alert: City appeals for help to catch asbestos dumper



                             City appeals for help to catch asbestos dumper

WHAT:                 The City of Sydney is appealing for help from the public in identifying a truck driver who illegally dumped more than two tonnes of asbestos outside two pre-schools centres at pick-up time.

The City is releasing CCTV camera footage of the truck travelling on Wattle Lane, Ultimo, with its tipping tray up and the rear tray gate swinging open, spilling tonnes of asbestos into the roadway as it passes over two speed bumps installed to protect pre-school children.

DATE:                  Tuesday, 19 March, 2013

TIME:                    10am.

LOCATION:         Lord Mayor’s Reception Room, Sydney Town Hall.

WHO:                    Garry Harding, Director, City Operations, City of Sydney.


CCTV footage will be available.


For media enquiries or images, contact City of Sydney Senior Media Adviser Rohan Sullivan phone 0414 617 086 or email