Category: Streetscene – cleansing etc.

  • DOG CONTROL ORDERS

    The Council recently approved the Dog Control Orders they were consulting on.  The Scrutiny Board that I chair in the Council did make some comments on this and my views on the final proposal that was approved is that many of the recommendations that we made in scrutinising this issue have been accepted by the Executive…

  • TREES

      I’m often approached by residents to ask if there is anything the Council can do about trees in neighbours’ gardens that are causing problems. Unfortunately the Council has no legal powers to take any action if the trees are not the public highway. However, I have attached below some information that you may find…

  • Ginnel between Redesdale Gardens and The Crescent

    I was recently asked by a local resident to view the path between Redesdale Gardens and The Crescent. The state of the footpath was very untidy and is broken up and dangerous in various parts. Just prior to reaching the back gardens of the properties on The Crescent there has been a level of fly tipping, particularly…

  • Street Cleansing in the Holtdales

    I was approached some weeks ago both by local residents and by the local Residents’ Group to raise concerns about the lack of street cleansing enforcement action against people dropping litter. Particular concern has been raised by some residents about the role that pupils at Ralph Thoresby High School may have played. I took this…

  • Wayland Approach overgrown foliage/bushes

    In reference to the levels of overgrown foliage and the reported fly tipping at the rear of Wayland Approach, as it faces the school and can confirm that I took this issue up with West North West Homes and I have been advised that they have cleaned this up and cut back a lot of the…

  • Dog Control Orders

    As you may or may not be aware the Council has recently consulted on introducing Dog Control orders and a report was recently taken to the Council’s Executive Board, recommending the following: The Project Board originally timetabled the project for delivery in 2011/12 given the potential scope and impact of some of the orders and…