Tag: refuse collection

New weekly recycling scheme set to launch

Blaby District Council are set to launch their new weekly recycling scheme from 3rd June 2013. Under the new arrangements, more use is made of the ‘green lidded’ bin for recyclables with the remaining refuse being placed in the ‘black

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Refuse collections in harsh weather

The Council spends months preparing for the harsh winter weather so services can continue but there are times when it’s too dangerous for crews to go out and collections are disrupted. Collections are operating as normal. But if the ice

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Keep up-to-date during winter weather

Refuse collection

People in Blaby district can get instant updates on their refuse and recycling service in the event of severe weather this winter by following the Council on twitter (@blabydc), facebook (facebook.com/blabydc) or visiting www.blaby.gov.uk/severe-weather. » View refuse and recycling service

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Council’s commitment to service wins government grant for boxes to bins scheme

Refuse collection

Blaby District’s new refuse and recycling scheme, which launches next year, will now include weekly recycling collections instead of fortnightly. The Council has received £2 million funding from the Government’s Weekly Collection Support Scheme, which will allow it to retain

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More neighbourhoods to trial new bin collection scheme

Refuse collection

More neighbourhoods in Blaby district are set to trial a new refuse and recycling scheme as the council looks to simplify waste collection, improve service, save money and reduce its carbon footprint. Around 2,200 households in parts of Braunstone Town,

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