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Issue details

Waste Collection Methodology

Purpose of Report: This report will set out the current approach to waste collection methodology, the steps taken to increase the recycling rate and a proposed route to undertake a study to look at models to increase the recycling rate.

Decisions about waste collection methodology impact upon the specification of replacement waste vehicles, the replacement of which is imperative to the sustainability of the service. It will seek to confirm the approach to collection methodology to allow the procurement process to be prepared to procure a new fleet.

The Executive are asked to:

·         Confirm collection methodology applied to a new fleet.

·         Approve a study into options to increase the recycling rate.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Be significant in terms of its effects on communities;

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 25/09/2019

Level of Risk: 04-08 Regular monitoring required;

Decision due: 24/10/19 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change

Lead director: Corporate Director of Economy and Place

Department: Directorate of Economy and Place

Contact: James Gilchrist, Assistant Direct of Transport, Highways & Environment Tel No. 01904 552499 Email: james.gilchrist@york.gov.uk, Suzanne Middleton Email: suzanne.middleton@york.gov.uk.

Consultation process

Please contact the report author for further details.

Making Representations: Please contact the report author for further details.


Agenda items


  • Waste Collection Methodology  


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