Gully cleaning information

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Dear Hillingdon Borough Council,

I am completing some research nationally on gully cleaning and would be grateful if you could answer the following questions.

• Roughly how many gullies are on the network?
• Is the cleaning of the gullies completed in house or by a sub contractor?
• Can you please provide a name/source for this information for our records

Yours faithfully,

Mark

foi, Hillingdon Borough Council

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foi, Hillingdon Borough Council

Dear Mark

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Data Protection &
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London Borough of Hillingdon
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Dear Hillingdon Borough Council,

I am completing some research nationally on gully cleaning and
would be grateful if you could answer the following questions.

● Roughly how many gullies are on the network?
● Is the cleaning of the gullies completed in house or by a sub
contractor?
● Can you please provide a name/source for this information for
our
records

Yours faithfully,

Mark

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Dear Richard,

Thanks for your response. The contact name should be the person/team within the council who provided this information

Yours sincerely,

Mark Entwistle

ECPFOI ECPFOI, Hillingdon Borough Council

Dear Mr Entwistle

I am writing in response to your request for information under the Freedom
of Information Act 2000, dated 26th August 2011.

Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 we have 20 working days to
respond to your request. Therefore the deadline for our response is 26th
September 2011.

If we require further information or clarification from you in order to
assist us in responding to your request, or if we require a fee to be paid
before we can respond we will contact you shortly.

Yours sincerely

Michelle Smith

Members Liaison Officer

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>>> Mark <[1][FOI #83598 email]> 26/08/11 10:54 >>>
Dear Richard,

Thanks for your response.

The contact name should be the person/team within the council who provided
this information

Yours sincerely,

Mark Entwistle

________________________________________________________________________

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ECPFOI ECPFOI, Hillingdon Borough Council

 
Dear Mr Entwistle

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request.

 

Please find our response to your request for information below.

 

 

1.  There are approximately 36000 gullies in the London Borough of
Hillingdon that the Council are responsible for.

2.  The gullies are cleaned and maintained in-house.

3.  The source of this information is John Fern, Highways Inspection
Manager, Street Scene Maintenance.

 

 

We hope this provides you with the information you are seeking.

 

If you wish to discuss this matter please do not hesitate to contact me on
the details below.

 

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write, within 2 months, to:

 

Office Managing Partner, Legal Services, Civic Centre, High St, Uxbridge,
UB8 1UW (or via email to [Hillingdon Borough Council request email] marked for the attention of
the Office Managing Partner).

 

Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

 

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the right to apply to the Information Commissioner for a decision. The
Information Commissioner can be contacted at: Information Commissioner’s
Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF

 

Yours sincerely

 

Richard Ingle
Data Protection &
Freedom of Information Officer

Data Protection &
Freedom of Information Officer
Legal Services (3E 04)
London Borough of Hillingdon
Civic Centre
High Street
Uxbridge
UB8 1UW
01895 55(6923)

 

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Dear Mr Entwistle

 

I am writing in response to your request for information under the Freedom
of Information Act 2000, dated 26th August 2011.

 

Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 we have 20 working days to
respond to your request.  Therefore the deadline for our response is 26th
September 2011.

 

If we require further information or clarification from you in order to
assist us in responding to your request, or if we require a fee to be paid
before we can respond we will contact you shortly.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Michelle Smith

Members Liaison Officer

 

_________________________________________________________________ 

 

 

 

>>> Mark <[1][FOI #83598 email]> 26/08/11 10:54 >>>
Dear Richard,
    
     Thanks for your response.
 
The contact name should be the person/team within the council who provided
this information
    
     Yours sincerely,
    
     Mark Entwistle
 
________________________________________________________________________
     
    

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