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Alley/footpath behind Retail park drowning in Rubbish

Reported in the Miscellaneous category anonymously at 12:51, Wednesday 18 March 2020

Sent to Stevenage Borough Council 4 minutes later

The alleyway/pathway/driveway behind the retail park and alongside the cricket club leading to St. George's playing fields is drowning under litter in the gullies either side. Is this Council owned land or private. The gullies haven't been cleared in years as far as I can tell, and there's probably a day's work for someone. can you let me know if this comes under SBC responsibility to keep clean. Thanks

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  • Passed to team for clearance. SBC owned land.

    Posted by Stevenage Borough Council at 14:53, Wednesday 18 March 2020

  • Area cleared

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Stevenage Borough Council at 13:49, Friday 3 April 2020

  • I was shopping in Aldi the other day and had a look in the alleyway gullies. there has been no change in the amount of rubbish there so obviously it has not been fixed. There is also, now, a tree blocking the roadway through to the park which has fallen from the cricket ground. There is probably a good day's work bagging up the litter in the gullies, but a team could do this in a much shorter time. I know you will have priorities at this time, but pointless stating fixed when it's clearly not

    Posted anonymously at 12:02, Wednesday 15 April 2020

  • As with my past update, although this was marked as fixed, it certainly hasn't been fixed.

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 13:11, Wednesday 15 April 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • This has been passed back to the team to clear

    Posted by Stevenage Borough Council at 13:21, Wednesday 15 April 2020

  • Has not been cleared and now is pretty much hidden because of the overgrowth of weeds. I might end up clearing this myself some time soon as the lockdown continues.

    Posted anonymously at 14:04, Wednesday 13 May 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • NO change here just waiting for the right time to trundle over to give the place a deep clean

    Posted anonymously at 15:18, Wednesday 10 June 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • No change. Not been able to start this mammoth task as yet, and it's a lot more involved due to the growth of the weeds, shrubs and trees. Still on the diary, but waiting for the right weather and a free day. Looks clear until you delve into the gullies either side. Years of rubbish waiting to be removed.

    Posted anonymously at 15:33, Wednesday 8 July 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • No change, still waiting for a time to get down there and remedy the blight.

    Posted anonymously at 12:05, Tuesday 11 August 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • I eventually went down and cleared 95% of the rubbish before I ran out of litter sacks. Haven't been back to see if SBC have removed the bagged rubbish

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 12:38, Tuesday 8 September 2020

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