Monthly Archives: June 2017

June 2017

Croydon town centre to get its first Play Street

2017-06-28T09:12:47+00:00 June 28th, 2017|Recent news|

The council-backed Play Streets scheme that allows families to have outdoor fun on temporarily closed roads will expand next month to Croydon town centre.

College Road, a cul-de-sac off Park Lane that runs past Croydon College’s main entrance, will be closed […]

Council appeal to catch midnight fly-tipper

2017-06-26T06:50:04+00:00 June 26th, 2017|Recent news|

Croydon Council is calling for the public’s help in tracking down a midnight fly-tipper who dumped around a tonne-and-a-half of rubbish onto an Upper Norwood street.

Residents reported a mound of wood, plaster, metalwork, rubble and other waste piled halfway across […]

Get involved with Ashburton Park

2017-06-22T12:38:11+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|Recent news|

Fans of Ashburton Park have some great opportunities to get involved with this popular green space, from shaping its future to simply enjoying the outdoors with family and friends.

Croydon Council has launched a competition to find a new name for […]

Cleaning up the air that you breathe

2017-06-21T15:05:31+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Recent news|

Freight and service-delivery vehicles, along with construction sites, will be among the areas subject to stricter scrutiny as Croydon Council seeks to improve air quality across the borough.

With the publication of its five-year draft Air Quality Action Plan, the council […]

New fly-tip taskforce launches crackdowns

2017-06-21T11:25:08+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Recent news|

A new taskforce set up to tackle fly-tipping has already issued 44 fixed penalty notices (FPNs) following crackdowns in known hotspots.

Launched in April, the taskforce is among the latest initiatives from Don’t Mess with Croydon (DMWC), the council’s campaign to […]

Pupils’ posters to grace BigBelly bins

2017-06-20T13:25:09+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Recent news|

Eye-catching posters designed by pupils to encourage people to keep the borough’s streets clean and green, are to grace the sides of Croydon’s super-capacity, solar-powered Bigbelly bins.

At last night’s cabinet meeting Cllr Stuart Collins, cabinet member for Clean & Green […]

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