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Any questions? Join our Waste Strategy webcast

Citizens, businesses, community groups and anyone else with an interest in how waste is managed in Birmingham can have their say during a special webcast on Tuesday (July 5). The session is part of the consultation over the aims and principles that will underpin the city’s waste strategy for the next 20 years. A panel […]

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Have your say on city Waste Strategy

The overarching aims and principles for how Birmingham should manage its waste over the next 20 years have been published in a new document, out to public consultation from today (June 29). A Waste Strategy for Birmingham sets out the city council’s vision and ambition for new ways of managing resources to deliver against an […]

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“View the queue” at Household Recycling Centres

Any Birmingham citizens thinking of making a trip to one of the city’s five Household Recycling Centres can now “view the queue” through webcams that have been set up to monitor the entrances to each site

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R2JUNK2: Recycling star wars against waste

The artistic force has been with a resourceful Birmingham citizen – who has used other people’s unwanted items to help build a replica of one of the world’s most famous droids

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Refuse collection blog – service improvements

Cllr Lisa Trickett, Cabinet Member for Sustainability, presents the council’s latest refuse collection data dashboard and reflects on some of the service improvements that are being made to ensure collections are as reliable as possible… “We have now started wheelie bin collections for the homes in the south and west of the city, covered by […]

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Selly Oak lettings agency sentenced for dumping waste

By on 04/12/2015 in Cllr Trickett, News with 0 Comments

A Selly Oak-based lettings agency has been ordered to pay more than £5,000 after pleading guilty to illegally dumping waste from the business at Birmingham Magistrates Court today (December 4).

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REMINDER: Waste collections – Christmas 2015

By on 25/11/2015 in Cllr Trickett, News with 0 Comments

Residents in Birmingham are being reminded of this year’s Christmas waste collection arrangements with one month until festivities begin

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Have your say on the future of waste services

By on 12/11/2015 in Cllr Trickett, News with 0 Comments

Residents, businesses and anyone else with an interest in Birmingham’s environment are being asked to have their say on the city’s future waste strategy

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Refuse collection data dashboard – Sept 2015

Cllr Lisa Trickett, Cabinet Member for Sustainability, blogs on the latest refuse collection data dashboard to be published by Birmingham City Council… Recently we published our first data dashboard as part of the effort to be open and transparent on the progress we are making when it comes to ensuring Birmingham’s streets are as clean […]

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Winter opening hours for Household Recycling Centres

By on 21/10/2015 in Cllr Trickett, News with 0 Comments

Residents are being reminded that the winter opening hours at the city’s five Household Recycling Centres come into effect from November 1. Weekday opening hours until the week commencing February 29 will be 8am-6pm. Weekend opening hours until the week commencing February 29 will be 8am-4.30pm. The five HRC  sites are: – Holford Drive, Perry […]

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