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Greater Cambridge Waste Service - Annual Report

Decision Maker: Executive Councillor for Climate Change, Environment and City Centre

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The annual report looking back at the service during 2020/21 is submitted for approval by Exec Cllr.


Matter for Decision

The committee received a report on the Shared Waste Service.


Decision of Executive Councillor for Climate Change, Environment and City Centre

Noted the report.


Reason for the Decision

As set out in the Officer’s report.


Any Alternative Options Considered and Rejected

Not applicable.


Scrutiny Considerations

The Committee received a report from the Head of Shared Waste Service.


The Waste Service Officer said the following in response to Members’ questions:

  i.  Undertook to ask the Waste Service Manager to respond to Councillor Healy’s questions about challenges to the service when government support was withdrawn.

  ii.  The Council was in the top third of recycling rates when compared to other local authorities. All councils had seen an impact from lockdown on recycling rates.


The Committee unanimously resolved to endorse the recommendation.


The Executive Councillor approved the recommendation.


Conflicts of Interest Declared by the Executive Councillor (and any Dispensations Granted)

No conflicts of interest were declared by the Executive Councillor.

Publication date: 11/10/2021

Date of decision: 01/07/2021