A Cleaner City
Decision Maker: Decision Session - Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change, Executive Member for Environment
Decision status: Decision Made
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Purpose of Report: To
present proposals concerning 'Pride in York', local environmental
decision making, street cleansing standard, city centre cleansing,
litter bins and the Spring Clean.
The Executive Member will be asked to approve a programme of engagement and an action plan to engage businesses and communities and to improve standards.
This report will now be considered by the Executive Member in November in order to allow more time to consult with ward teams. It will be considered at an Executive Member decision session on 23 November.
This report will be deferred to the 25 January decision session in order to allow for further background work to be completed.
Resolved: That the proposals set out in paragraphs 15, 19, 26, 31, 38 and 43 in the report be approved with the following additions to paragraphs 15 and 43:
(vi) That discussions be taken on improving the systems for collecting commercial waste.
(ii) That a meeting is scheduled for the public and councillors to be given the opportunity to be involved in the development of the new reporting systems.
Reason: To ensure that best use is made of the available resources for street cleansing activities.
Report author: Russell Stone
Publication date: 26/01/2016
Date of decision: 25/01/2016
Effective from: 28/01/2016