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Environmental Report - SAC

Meeting: 13/06/2022 - South Area Committee (Item 13)

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The Committee received a report from the Community Engagement and Enforcement Manager.


The report outlined an overview of the council’s Streets and Open Spaces, Environmental Health and Shared Waste service activity in the Area Committee area over the past six months.


The Committee discussed the following issues:

      i.          Fly tipping in the Trumpington Recycling Centre.

     ii.          Recycling bins needed to be bigger at the entrance to Cherry Hinton Recreation Ground.

   iii.          Fly tipping in Hulatt Road.

   iv.          Clothing bins in Queen Edith’s Ward.


Action Point: Wendy Johnston to contact Rebecca Weymouth Wood to comment on placement of clothing recycling bins on highway.


    v.          Safety issues caused by vegetation overgrowing footpaths and cycleways in Trumpington Ward.

   vi.          Long grass on Trumpington playing fields.


Action Point: Wendy Johnston to contact Operations Team about grass cutting on Trumpington playing fields.