The Municipality of Funchal has already prepared the cleaning operation for January 1, taking into account the influx into Funchal of a crowd on the last night of 2018 for the fireworks show. This operation begins at 7 am on the first day of the year with about 100 employees.
Data released today point to the involvement of three heavy auto-sweepers, three light auto-sweepers, four heavy-duty waste collection vehicles, six open-wheel cars and three mini-cars.
Concerning the reinforcement of containers, 195 containers will be distributed throughout the city of Funchal with a total capacity of 59,400 liters.
The communication services of the Municipality also inform that “the Park of Santa Catarina will be open to the public until 02:00 am, so that everyone can enjoy the pyrotechnic spectacle.”