Leeds City Council - Archive (litter)

2017
30
January
2017
Litter louts, fly tippers and inconsiderate dog owners are all in the firing line for community-minded people across the Leeds neighbourhoods at an event in Pudsey next month (23 February). The event is being held in the run up to Keep Britain Tid...
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2016
11
February
2016
With Valentine’s Day approaching Leeds residents are being asked to the show the love for their city by taking part in a new clean-up campaign. Various teams and individuals across Leeds City Council are already taking part in the #1pieceofrubbish...
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09
February
2016
Litter collections in the city are going high-tech with the arrival of new smart Big Belly bins. Briggate is now home to three new Big Belly bins, solar powered litter bins that can compact the rubbish they hold. Having already tried the bins d...
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18
January
2016
Leeds City Council has released CCTV footage of a flytipping incident in a bid to identify the man responsible. Cameras caught the man throwing plastic sheeting, a toilet, boxes and bags of household rubbish from the back of a hire van on Rosebud ...
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2015
28
September
2015
Council staff joined new students during freshers to help them settle in to their new home city. Environmental action officers have been out and about, bringing people up to speed with the council’s recycling and waste services. As students get...
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19
August
2015
A senior councillor has joined crews in south Leeds to see first-hand their efforts to tackle flytipping. Councillor Mark Dobson, who is responsible for the council’s street cleaning and environmental action teams, took on the role of environmenta...
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21
July
2015
The amount of legal notices served by the council in one year demonstrate the range of powers the council has to keep Leeds clean and safe. Throughout 2014/2015, environmental action staff issued 256 legal notices requiring individuals and busines...
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13
July
2015
The time taken to clean up Leeds’ streets after yesterday’s 10K race rivalled times posted by some of the events top runners. The council’s street cleaning crews were out in force before, during and after the Asda Foundation Jane Tomlinson Run for...
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