Sunday, January 27, 2008

weekly report back from Kings Heath Environmental Warden

Below are details of what our Environmental Warden did week ending 17th January 2008

The Environmental Warden is funded by public money granted by the Ward Committee, which consists of the three local Councillors. The Council manages the Warden.

The Environment Warden patrols Kings Heath and helps in Moseley when required for issuing of fines.

ROADS LEAFLETED (these are roads where there has been a complaint about advanced bin bags and the Warden leaflets the households reminding them not to leave bin bags out too early

"BAG SEARCHES (this is where bin bags left out too early are opened up by Beth to look for evidence of who left the bag on the pavement. If evidence is found, then the resident is fined £75 through a Section 46 notice)
Kings wood rd 14/01/2008 3 bags-1 id found
Kings wood rd 14/01/2008 2 bags- 1 id
St albans rd 14/01/2008 1 bag- 1 id

LETTER SENT (these are either warning letters or issuing of fines)
Kingswood rd 17/01/2008
Kingswood rd 17/01/2008
St Albans rd 17/01/2008

DUTY OF CARE EXERCISES (this is where shops are asked to provide details on how they dispose of their rubbish. They can be fined if they are unable to produce evidence)

"GRAFFITI reported
New Look front pillar high st
Store 21 front pillar high st
café frontage nxt pear tree pub alcester rd south
Willkinsons (powerhouse) pillars silver st/high st
Secure estates frontage 55 alcester rd south
Albert rd x2 road signs corner alcester rd south
lampost o/s 259 yardley wood rd
fence opp 268/270 yardley wood rd
v box corner shelsley drive/yardley wood rd
wall clarence rd corner cambridge rd
side wall 137 school rd

LITTER EXERCISE – this is where the Warden helps encourage residents to litter pick their own road

FOCUS ROADS – these are roads that are recognized to have problems with advanced bin bags. The Warden has to walk these immediately after the refuse crews have picked up the weekly refuse. This is to verify that all rubbish has been picked and therefore any subsequent bin bags left out are advanced.

Trafalgar rd
Woodbridge rd
st albans rd
Kingswood rd
Chestnut rd
Station rd
Grange Rd
westfield RD
York rd
Highbury rd

Highbury park 17/01/2008 10 bags handed out


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