Cleaning of motorway verges

Peter Silverman made this Freedom of Information request to Highways Agency

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Peter Silverman

Dear Highways Agency,

In a letter to Nick Hurd MP dated 31st March 2011 Mike Penning MP, the Under-secretary of State for Transport said "The Highways Agency has been in discussions with many of its managing agents with a view to improving the appearance of motorway verges and slip roads, to ensure that the requirements of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 are met across the network"

Please let me have:

1. Where these discussions took the form of meetings:

(a) the dates of the meetings,
(b) which managing agents they were with,
(c) which parts of the network the managing agent is responsible for.
(d) minutes of the meetings
(c) all follow up communications

2. Where the discussions were not in the form of a meeting copies of the all of the written communications and notes etc

Peter Silverman
www.cleanhighways.co.uk

Dear Mr Silverman

Thank you for contacting the Highways Agency Information Line on 06/04/2011 with your Freedom of Information (FOI) request. Your request has been forwarded to the relevant team who will respond within 20 working days

In the meantime, please take a look at the following link: http://www.highways.gov.uk/foiresponses/... for more information regarding the Highways Agency's process for FOI requests.

Kind regards,

Claire Coniff, HAIL Advisor
Highways Agency Information Line
tel: 0300 123 5000
email: [Highways Agency request email]

Safe roads, Reliable journeys, Informed travellers
Highways Agency, an Executive Agency of the Department for Transport.

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NDD C DBT,

Dear Mr Silverman

Thank you for your email of 06 April 2011 asking for details of HA meetings with Managing Agents concerning litter on motorway verges.

It would be helpful to us if you could set a time frame for the information you have requested (i.e. do you want information relating to the last 3, 6, 12 months etc)

Regards

D Davies
NDD - Directorate Business Team Manager
Highways Agency | The Cube | 199 Wharfside Street | Birmingham | B1 1RN
Web: http://www.highways.gov.uk

Safe roads, Reliable journeys, Informed travellers
Highways Agency, an Executive Agency of the Department for Transport.

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Peter Silverman

Dear NDD C DBT,

From 1st May 2010 please

Yours sincerely,

Peter Silverman

NDD C DST,

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Dear Mr Silverman

Thank you for your email of 06 April to the Highways Agency Information Line.

Attached is a response to your request. The response is a scanned document, so a live link to the HA Network Management Map, as detailed in the attached letter, can be found here:
http://www.highways.gov.uk/aboutus/docum...

Regards

Directorate Services Team
Highways Agency | The Cube | 199 Wharfside Street | Birmingham | B1 1RN
Web: http://www.highways.gov.uk

Safe roads, Reliable journeys, Informed travellers
Highways Agency, an Executive Agency of the Department for Transport.

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NDD C DST,

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Dear Mr Silverman,

Please find attached our response to your enquiry to our Information Line
on 6th April 2011. The letter contains a link in reference to your point
(c). That link is repeated here as the letter is in pdf format.
[1]http://www.highways.gov.uk/aboutus/docum...

Kind regards,

Marion Fisher
Highways Agency | The Cube | 199 Wharfside Street | Birmingham | B1 1RN
Safe roads, Reliable journeys, Informed travellers
Highways Agency, an Executive Agency of the Department for Transport.

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