Dear St Helens Metropolitan Borough Council,

I would be grateful if you could provide me with the following information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000:

1. Full list of sweepers owned/leased by the council (under 4tonne GVW) including make and model
2. (if leased) Lease start & end date (month and year would suffice)
3. (If owned) Year purchased & when the council are looking to renew their fleet of sweepers
4. Does the council carry out street cleansing duties in-house or is this contracted out?
5. (If contracted out) who is the contractor responsible for street cleansing duties?
6. Contact details for the person(s) responsible for managing the fleet and street cleansing within the council

I look forward to receiving your response.

Yours faithfully,

Aimee

Contact Centre, St Helens Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Aimee

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as a request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000/Environmental
Information Regulations 2004 (EIR).

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content is safe. Dear St Helens Metropolitan Borough Council, I would be
grateful if you could provide me with the following information under the
Freedom of Information Act 2000: 1. Full list of sweepers owned/leased by
the council (under 4tonne GVW) including make and model 2. (if leased)
Lease start & end date (month and year would suffice) 3. (If owned) Year
purchased & when the council are looking to renew their fleet of sweepers
4. Does the council carry out street cleansing duties in-house or is this
contracted out? 5. (If contracted out) who is the contractor responsible
for street cleansing duties? 6. Contact details for the person(s)
responsible for managing the fleet and street cleansing within the council
I look forward to receiving your response. Yours faithfully, Aimee
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Aimee,

 

Answers attached.

 

Thank You,

Malcolm Clough,

Area Landscape Manager

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