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Missed Rubbish Collection / Public Health Risk

Reported in the Street Cleansing category anonymously at 10:10, Saturday 21 September 2019 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Bromley Council 5 minutes later

The Council has switched refuse collection times in September. There was meant to be a collection last Wednesday (18th Sept). But no-one has collected either the refuse or the recycling. No explaination has been provided to residence and none of us know when the next collection is. We assumed it was late so bins, recycling buckets and food waste units remain on the streets

Not only is it really poor service and communication, this presents a numbe rof issues for residence including:-

1) General smell and eyesore of bins and refuse on the streets for a prolonged period of time 2) Increased attraction to vermin 3) Blocking of paths for a prolonged period - presents a hazard for some memeber sof the public e.g. with visual impairments or in wheelchairs etc

Can someone please ask the waste/refuse department to sort this out ASAP

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  • Thank you for your report, this is now being investigated. Information on our services and the timeframes we aim to respond in can be found: http://www.bromley.gov.uk/ fixservices

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Bromley Council at 10:16, Saturday 21 September 2019

  • We have investigated this report and believe no further action is required at this time. The issue may be below our investigatory levels or may no longer be present. If this problem persists, please provide further comments to the report.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Bromley Council at 08:35, Monday 23 September 2019

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