Refuse collection operations costs and missed bins

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Dear Chelmsford City Council,

Under the Freedom Of Information Act I would like to request the following data:

- The number of households under your care in 2018, 2019 and 2020

- The cost of refuse collection operations for 2018, 2019 and 2020

- The percentage of bins missed during refuse collection rounds in 2018, 2019 and 2020

Yours faithfully,

Michael Newberry

Information Request, Chelmsford City Council

Dear Michael,         

 

I am sending this email in response to your Freedom of Information Act
(2000) request reference IR 8701. Please use this reference in any
subsequent contact relating to this request.

 

I apologise for the delay in responding to your request.

 

Response

Please see a response to each of your questions below:

 

- The number of households under your care in 2018, 2019 and 2020

 

2017/18: 73,723

2018/19: 74,430

2019/20: 76,498

 

- The cost of refuse collection operations for 2018, 2019 and 2020

 

  2017/18 2018/19 2019/20
Total £4,029,500 £4,372,900 £4,474,900

 

- The percentage of bins missed during refuse collection rounds in 2018,
2019 and 2020

 

This information is not recorded, however the numbers are very low.

 

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Yours sincerely,

Heather Binns

Information Governance Officer

Chelmsford City Council

 

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Michael Newberry

Dear Information Request,

Thank you for the information.

Yours sincerely,

Michael Newberry