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Cleaner Communities Service Standards

Cleaner Communities Service Standards

In order to provide a degree of operational planning, service frequencies have been designed around resource availability, the code of practice and the zoning methodology to ensure that cleanliness standards are maintained and are as follows:

Zone / Category

Zone Summary / Remarks

Litter Picking

Road Sweeper (Compact)

Road Sweeper (HGV)

1

Town Centre

This would include areas of high footfall associated with educational establishment, particularly secondary schools

Daily

Monthly

NA

2

Residential (high density)

Terraced, tenemental and flatted housing

Weekly

Quarterly

Quarterly

3

Residential (low density)

Detached and semi-detached

housing.

Weekly

Quarterly

Quarterly

4

Areas not falling into zones 1-3

The service applied to these areas will be dependent on Operational knowledge specific to the area concerned

NA

NA

NA

5

Amenity Beaches

Not applicable to West Lothian Council

N/A

N/A

N/A

6

Motorways

Not maintained by West Lothian Council

N/A

N/A

N/A

7

Rural roads and verges

These areas have specific health and safety requirements to ensure safe operation

3 x annually

NA

Quarterly