Council to work over weekend to tackle recycling and garden waste collection backlog

Latest waste service update – Friday 5 June

“All scheduled¬†household waste¬†collections have been made. We also collected outstanding missed household waste from the Usher Lane area in Haxby.

We were unable to collect recycling from properties in the following areas due to operating under COVID-19 restrictions:

  • Clifton Without (roads off Manor Lane)
  • Nether Poppleton
  • Rawcliffe (Shipton Road area)
  • Strensall
  • Upper Poppleton

This recycling will be collected on Saturday 6 June or Sunday 7 June. Please present your containers for collection by 7.00am.

All other outstanding missed recycling from this week has now been collected.

We were unable to collect garden waste from properties in the following areas due to capacity issues:

  • Acomb (Beckfield Lane area)
  • Clifton Without
  • Knapton
  • Nether Poppleton
  • Rawcliffe
  • Upper Poppleton

We were unable to collect garden waste from Holgate (Poppleton Road Area) due to a vehicle breakdown.

We’ll attempt to collect this garden waste on Saturday 6 June or Sunday 7 June. Please present your containers for collection by 7.00am.

We’ve collected missed garden waste from New Earswick, apart from Acacia Avenue, Hawthorn Terrace North and Woodland Place which we will recollect on Saturday 6 June. Please present your containers for collection by 7.00am.

All other outstanding missed garden waste from this week has now been collected”

The Council have yet to issue a statement indicating when they hope to reinstate a reliable waste collection service.