Annual Waste Collecton Calendars

by admin on 3 October, 2016

It has come to that time of year when the delivery of the waste collection calendars is being undertaken. Deliveries will start on Monday 3 October and will be completed by Sunday 23 October.  The calendars also contain information about the final garden waste collections of the year and Christmas collections. The calendars will be available […]

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Changes to street cleansing schedules

by admin on 28 September, 2016

Following cuts to local funding by the government, the council is looking at ways to best allocate resources, as part of this the schedules of street cleansing have been reviewed using knowledge of frontline employees and local knowledge. This has helped to identify work that is definitely needed and reduce work that was undertaken due to it always being […]

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Get stuck in at Hazel Court!

by admin on 28 September, 2016

On Saturday 15th October between 10am and 12pm, there is an event on at Hazel Court offering opportunities to experiment with activities such as graffiti removal or  litter picking, as well as providing a space to sign up as a volunteer in emergency situations. Find more information on this poster: Hazel Court Event

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Yorkshire Marathon Road Closure

by admin on 26 September, 2016

The Yorkshire Marathon will be taking place on Sunday 9th October starting at 9:30am. The route will start and finish at the University of York and complete a loop through York City Centre, Stockton on the Forest, Upper Helmsley, Sand Hutton, Gate Helmsley, Stamford Bridge, Dunnington, Holtby, Murton and Osbaldwick. Full information on road closures […]

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Local Plan Consultation – Deadline!

by Sarah on 11 September, 2016

If you want to have your say about the new Local Plan, you have until 5pm on Monday, 12th of September to get your responses to the council. You can find more information and respond to the plan online here: https://york.gov.uk/localplan You will need to say ‘no’ to the first question (about housing/employment) to get […]

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Our colleague Cllr Stephen Fenton has produced a simple guide to reporting graffiti or other damage done to BT or Virgin Media street cabinets, based on recent experiences in trying to get graffiti cleaned up. We hope residents in Haxby and Wigginton will find this information useful. A ‘simple guide’ to reporting graffiti on telecoms cabinets Is it a […]

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Local Plan Consultation

by Sarah on 24 August, 2016

City of York Council held a Local Plan Consultation event at Oaken Grove today. Many residents came to learn more, and ask questions of officers and councillors including Ian Cuthbertson and Carol Runciman (New Earswick). More information about the Local Plan, including how you can have your say, can be found on the City of […]

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Neighbourhood projects and ways to spend local budgets are among the topics of discussion at a number of Ward Committee meetings scheduled to take place this summer. Last year the Executive re-established Ward Committees and devolved nearly £1million of funding locally. Over the last 12 months these funds have been allocated to all York wards, […]

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Full details of the application can be found by quoting the reference number on the planning portal website. Click here. Reference Number:    16/01781/FUL   Location:   12 Lowfield Drive Haxby York YO32 3QY Proposal:   Single storey side extension to form garage and single storey rear extension Applicant:  Mr And Mrs Alastair Grindlay Contact      Christopher C Dent Consultation Expiry […]

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Potholes

by Sarah on 3 August, 2016

Whilst walking to a meeting tonight, I (Sarah) spotted a few potholes that had filled with dirt and sprouted grass. I’ve passed the details on to City of York Council. You can report problems in the neighbourhood quickly and easily using the online reporting form on the City of York Council website, or email us […]

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