Dear Medway Council,
Under the Freedom of Information Act, I would like to request the total number of noise complaints relating to vehicle noise, received by the council in the last year (2020).
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Shakira Dongo| Information Governance Officer | Business Support | Medway Council
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Please find attached response to MFOI-015364.
Reece McCarthy | Partnership Officer | Environmental Services | Medway
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