Category: Refuse Collection

  • CLEANER NEIGHBOURHOODS TEAM – SERVICE CHANGES – UPDATE

    I have received this update from the service this afternoon: Cleaner Neighbourhoods Team This service has already been significantly affected by staff self-isolations, and has now quickly moved to the second stage of its Business Continuity Plan to prioritise what’s deliverable with the resources available and to support the Refuse Service where able. The current…

  • REFUSE COLLECTION SERVICES – UPDATE

    A number of residents have raised issues about the non-collection of refuse. Set out below is the most recent update I have just received. “Due to staff shortage, we are currently prioritising the collection of black and green bins. Brown bins can still be presented on the scheduled day, but if they have not been…

  • GREAT BRITISH SPRING CLEAN 2020 – 20th March-13th April 2020

    I have been sent the information below: “The Great British Spring Clean has now become an annual event with more than 560,000 people taking part last year and an aim to have over 600,000 participants this year. It is the Country’s biggest massed action environmental campaign. For the past few years the Cleaner Neighbourhoods Teams…

  • ENVIRONMENTAL AND RECYCLING UPDATES

    Please find below information that may be of interest and use to you on activities about waste and clean street issues: £124k secured to improve the collection of waste electric and electronic equipment (WEEE): working with the city’s re-use charity partners, this funding will provide extra resource to help residents separate out more of these…

  • CHRISTMAS BIN COLLECTION DATES

    I have been sent the details of the Christmas bin collection dates. The bin crews will be issuing this to residents. NORMAL COLLECTION DAY REVISED DATE Week 1 REVISED DATE Week 2 Monday Sunday 22nd Dec Monday 30th Dec Tuesday Monday 23rd Dec Tuesday 31st Dec Wednesday Tuesday 24th Dec Thursday 2nd Jan Thursday Friday…

  • CHANGES TO RECYCLING IN LEEDS – WHAT YOU CAN NOW PUT IN YOUR GREEN BIN

    In Leeds a number of additional plastic items can now be placed in your green bin for recycling. If you haven’t already downloaded the Leeds Bins App it also contains this information. You can now recycle: Plastic Bottles as follows: Plastic Drinks bottles Plastic Milk bottles Plastic Cooking oil bottles Plastic Cleaning product bottles Plastic Skincare, shampoo…

  • FORTNIGHTLY BROWN BIN COLLECTION STARTS MONDAY 4TH MARCH

    I have had a number of enquiries from residents asking when the brown bin collection service will resume. Below is the link to the Council’s webpage where you can put in your postcode and then see the future dates and when your individual street’s brown bin collection will start. Brown bin collections will be starting…

  • MISSED REFUSE COLLECTIONS IN POOL TODAY

    I am advised of the following Route Failure for refuse collections that should have taken place today. End of Service for 31/12/2018 Street events: Street Street Ward Event Type Work Pack SANDY LOBBY Adel and Wharfedale ROUTE FAILURE KNOW-01-F02-WK3-311218 CHAPEL HILL ROAD Adel and Wharfedale ROUTE FAILURE KNOW-01-F02-WK3-311218 OLD POOL BANK Adel and Wharfedale ROUTE…

  • CHRISTMAS BIN COLLECTIONS

    The bin collection information at the bottom of this post will be on an A5 postcard that will be going out to inform residents of bin collection dates over Christmas and New Year. These are going to be sent to all households, starting w/c 19th November. There will also be posters and A6 pads being distributed to over…

  • LITTER FREE ADEL GROUP – COMMUNITY LITTER PICK EVENT ON 4TH NOVEMBER

    I have been working with Sandra McLean who has set up the Litter Free Adel Group. She has sent the following message: “The new Litter Free Adel Group are passionate about keeping Adel litter free. Like-minded individuals wanting to change attitudes and behaviours towards littering are taking individual responsibility for keeping the roads they live on…