Costings spent on the removal of wind blown sand from the carparks and highway adjacent to Barmouth Beach over the past 7 years

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Dear Gwynedd Council,

I would be grateful if you could supply me with how much public money has been spent by each department of Gwynedd Council in the past seven years in the removal of sand from the main carpark and highway adjacent to the beach in Barmouth.

Departments including Highways, carparks, cleansing and Maritime

Yours faithfully,

Glyn Jones

Gwynedd Council

Rhyddid Gwybodaeth / Freedom of Information

Dear Glyn Jones,

Freedom of Information (ref 545)

Thank you for your recent request under the Freedom of Information Act
2000.

Your request has been passed to me to process and I can confirm that it
has been logged under the reference number 545.

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Yours sincerely,
Gwawr Owen

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Dear Gwynedd Council,

I have yet to receive the information under the freedom of information act regarding the public money spent on cleaning wind blown sand in Barmouth.

I would request that if this can be done as stated by law,

Yours faithfully,

Glyn Jones

Rhyddid Gwybodaeth, Gwynedd Council

Thank you for your email. I will contact the relevant officer and get back to you as soon as possible.

Many Thanks

Gwawr Owen

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Oddi wrth: Glyn Jones <[FOI #815331 email]>
Anfonwyd: Dydd Mawrth, 26 Ebrill 2022 19:18
At: Rhyddid Gwybodaeth <[email address].cymru>
Pwnc: Re: Freedom of Information Request Acknowledgement

Dear Gwynedd Council,

I have yet to receive the information under the freedom of information act regarding the public money spent on cleaning wind blown sand in Barmouth.

I would request that if this can be done as stated by law,

Yours faithfully,

Glyn Jones

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Rhyddid Gwybodaeth, Gwynedd Council

Rhyddid Gwybodaeth / Freedom of Information

Dear Glyn Jones,

Freedom of Information (ref 545)

Thank you for your recent request. Please see below for the information
requested:

 

I would be grateful if you could supply me with how much public money has
been spent by each department of Gwynedd Council in the past seven years
in the removal of sand from the main carpark and highway adjacent to the
beach in Barmouth.

Departments including Highways, carparks, cleansing and Maritime

 

Maritime - £10,005 for the last 7 years

Highways and Municipal - £15k / £18k a year depends on the weather.

 

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Yours sincerely,
Gwawr Owen

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Mae'r e-bost hwn ac unrhyw atodiad iddo yn gyfrinachol ac fe'i bwriedir ar
gyfer y sawl a enwir arno yn unig. Gall gynnwys gwybodaeth freintiedig. Os
yw wedi eich cyrraedd trwy gamgymeriad ni ellwch ei gopio, ei ddosbarthu
na'i ddangos i unrhyw un arall a dylech gysylltu â'r anfonwr ar unwaith.
Mae unrhyw gynnwys nad yw'n ymwneud â busnes swyddogol y corff sy'n anfon
yr e-bost yn bersonol i'r awdur.

Gall cynnwys yr e-bost hwn gael ei ddatgelu yn unol â gofynion
deddfwriaeth mewn perthynas â prosesu a rheoli data, sydd yn cynnwys y
GDPR, Deddf Diogelu Data 2018 a Deddf Rhyddid Gwybodaeth 2000.

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