Category: Refuse Collection

  • END OF DAY REPORT FOR REFUSE COLLECTION – 7TH JULY

    Please find below a list of streets missed from the scheduled refuse collections today. If you know anyone who lives in any of the streets below, please pass on the update to them. I have also reported some other streets that have been missed today as well, but not showing on the list below. I…

  • UK recycling dumped by Turkish roadside – BBC News

    Some of you may have seen a programme on the BBC about recycling. If not a link to the programme is attached: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-53181948/why-is-uk-recycling-being-dumped-by-turkish-roadsides Set out below is the response from the Chief Officer at the Council in terms of the Council policies etc. “The BBC article makes clear this is about waste that’s been poorly…

  • Refuse Collection End of Day Report for 25/06/2020 – Brown Bin Missed Collections and General Update

    I have received the update below: End of day report for Thursday  25th June 2020 REFUSE SERVICE END OF DAY REPORT The following is the end of day report for refuse collections scheduled to be made today. The report serves both to assist staff managing operational deployment and for Ward Councillors’ awareness to help manage…

  • SIDE WASTE POLICY GREEN BIN COLLECTION – REFUSE COLLECTION

    I have been getting a number of complaints about side waste collection by the Refuse Collection Service in that some crews are collecting it, whilst others are not. Set out below is the response from the Refuse Collection Service. “The Team Leader has advised that he has spoken with the regular crew on this route…

  • #TimeToRecycle – Test your knowledge

    I have received the information below: Since lockdown started we’ve recorded a 15% increase in black bin waste and a 5% increase in green bin recycling. To help you recycle while you’re in the house, we’re launching #TimeToRecycle. Each week we’ll send you our top tips on a recycling topic. Leeds Bin Olympics 2020 Test…

  • REFUSE COLLECTION – LATEST UPDATE

    I have been sent the latest information on refuse collection: Garden waste and missed brown bins Overweight brown bins will not be collected by the crews.  They will be stickered as being overweight and it will be up to the resident to make them lighter (ideally visibly lighter so that it can be seen there…

  • BROWN BINS AND RECYCLING CENTRES UPDATE – 2ND JUNE

    I have been sent the latest information below. Brown bin collections Brown bin collections started last week. Your collection day may have changed. Check your bin day online or download the Leeds Bins app If your brown bin day isn’t showing on the website or Leeds Bins app fill in this form and we will…

  • WASTE COLLECTION SERVICE End of day report 01/06/20

    I have received the information below: End of day report for Monday 1st June REFUSE SERVICE END OF DAY REPORT The following is the end of day report for refuse collections scheduled to be made today. The report serves both to assist staff managing operational deployment and for Ward Councillors’ awareness to help manage any…

  • BROWN BINS AND RECYCLING CENTRES UPDATE

    Please find below the latest update on the brown bin service, the opening of Ellar Ghyll site and performance of the household waste sites in general. Recycling Centres Update In the first 2 weeks of reopening over 30,000 bookings have been made! Feedback has been really good; most importantly customers are feeling safe, as well…

  • WASTE COLLECTION – END OF DAY 25th MAY

    I have received the End of Day update below from the Refuse Collection Service about the service for 25th May. In respect of brown bins, as already highlighted some collection dates have changed and letters should have arrived on time but in some instances they have not, therefore residents will not have known their brown bin…