Wheelie bins across Newcastle to be axed in a bid to save cash
Residents in litter-hit areas have hit out at plans to introduce massive “communal bins”.
As part of Newcastle City Council’s effort to save £30m in the next year individual domestic green waste and blue recycling bins are to be replaced with new communal bins.
The roll-out will take place over a 12-week period, where 1,100 communal bins will be introduced in back lanes to store the refuse for 2,303 households across 30-streets in the the city.
The first streets in this programme will be Baldwin Avenue, Sutherland Avenue, Wingrove Gardens, Severus Road, Romulus Court, Hadrian Road and Nuns... read more
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