Waste and recycling bid is a winner

Thu, 11/22/2012

East Cambridgeshire District Council has successfully won a £5 million bid from Central Government to fund a new recycling service and retain weekly waste collections.

The funding, from the Department for Communities and Local Government’s ‘Weekly Collection Reward Scheme’, means residents will find it easier to recycle more of their waste with the new service being introduced in late 2013 or early 2014.

The current brown sack and black box collection system will be replaced with:

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Waste and recycling bid is a winner