In light of the Prime Minister’s announcement last night, all recycling centres across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough will be closed from today (Tuesday) until further notice. The decision to close sites has not been taken lightly but it is essential to encourage residents to stay at home and limit the spread of Coronavirus.
If you were
planning to visit a recycling centre, please hold on to the items you were
planning to take until they are reopened.
During this time,
we ask residents to act responsibly and not place items such as DIY waste,
garden waste, or recycling into their kerbside general rubbish collection. This
will take up space in the collection vehicles needed for general household
rubbish. Try to limit your food waste by home composting and using your
freezer. If you have food waste it can be disposed of in your general waste bin
or in Peterborough, people should put food waste in their food waste caddys as
Please see below from the Greater Cambridge Partnership
Histon Road – Bus, Cycling and Walking Improvements Project
We would like to let you know that the Greater Cambridge Partnership will be starting work on Histon Road from 27 January 2020. The first part of the road affected by the construction works will be the junction with Victoria Road and Huntingdon Road as well as site clearance, where required, along the rest of Histon Road.
Please see the attached letter for further details and
the current planned programme of work. This letter is also being posted to
local residents and businesses.
Climate Change and Environment Strategy – communities
invited to have their say by filling out our online survey
Following its declaration of a Climate and Environment Emergency
in May 2019, Cambridgeshire County Council is developing a Climate Change and
Environment Strategy and Action Plan and needs your help.
The strategy outlines how the council will:
the carbon footprint of the council and the county
communities adapt to the change already happening
nature and the benefits it provides.
As part of the strategy development, the council is keen to
understand what the wider community thinks of the targets and actions it plans
to set itself and its suppliers, and how it can work to help community action
to accelerate this.
The consultation began on the 20 December 2019 and you have
until the end of the month to take part (31 January 2020). online survey