Archive for Month: March 2014

  • Waste & Recycling – Brown Bin Charges

    The garden waste service recommenced on 4 March and over 20,000 bins have been emptied in the first two weeks. ¬†Following the approval of the budget, the garden waste collection service will become a paid-for, all year-round, service from 27 May, aimed at saving the council in the region of ¬£800,000 per annum. The service…

  • Task & Finish Group – Parking on Verges

    A Task & Finish group is being convened that will look into cases of verge damage across the city and it is hoped will recommend that it is outlawed and subject to parking enforcement measures and reinstatement costs. The unsightly mess left by those who obviously don’t care about the damage they are causing or…