Council approves Green Waste changes

July 18, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

A £25 annual charge will be introduced in East Lindsey for the collection of Green Waste, after Councillors approved a scheme that sees the introduction of a year-round Green Waste Collection Service. Green Waste collections are currently only available between March and November.  The new service, which will begin on March 31, 2014, will be provided 12 months of the year, with a two week break at Christmas.  The service will be ‘opt-in’ so that […]

Council Re-Issues Advice On Grey Bins

June 27, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

Householders are reminded to be aware of what they can, and can’t, put into their grey recycling bin to avoid them being refused on collection days. Since 2006 East Lindsey District Council has asked householders to separate recyclable items from their domestic waste, leading to the council emptying 66,280 grey recycling bins every fortnight amounting to 12,000 tonnes of recyclables each year – about 55 per cent of all waste collected. Although the scheme has […]