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Dog Waste Bin Provision and Alternative Budget Strategy Cost Saving Options pdf icon PDF 84 KB


1.  That the provision of dog bins throughout the Borough be continued.


2.  That alternative cost saving options, as set out below, to achieve budget strategy savings of £33,000, originally identified for 2011/12, be agreed. 



Savings Achievable 2011/12

Deletion of 0.5 post in Environmental Enforcement


Rationalise Out of Hours Cover Arrangements


Additional Savings from recently deleted posts


 Savings from the parking partnership






3.  That the existing contractor be retained to empty and maintain dog waste bins for one year until 30th July 2012. 


4.  That the existing provision of dog waste bins is not increased and officers base any decision to replace damaged bins on the criteria of suitability of location, proximity to alternative dog waste bins or standard litter bins and likely usage be agreed.