Reported fly-tipping incidents in Welwyn Hatfield drop 12%
PUBLISHED: 15:25 13 April 2018 | UPDATED: 16:35 13 April 2018
Welwyn Hatfield Council revealed there were 203 verified reports of fly-tipping incidents last month.
There have been several reports circulating on social media of incidents in and around the borough – however a WHC spokeswoman said the amount reported is 12 per cent less than in March 2017.
She added: “We are working with colleagues throughout Hertfordshire as part of the Hertfordshire Fly Tipping Group to help reduce the number of fly-tipping incidents across the county.
“The most recent campaign, launched in March, encourages residents and businesses to follow the S.C.R.A.P. code, which provides a check list to follow when arranging one off collections.
“More information is available here: http://hertfordshire.gov.uk/flytipping.
“We encourage residents to report fly-tipping through our website, or by phone or email.”
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