14 March 2019

Walsall Council launches longer tip opening hours trial

From Monday 1 April, both of the ‘tips’ – Household Waste Recycling Centres - in Walsall will be open every day of the week and each site will also be open late one night per week.

The trial, set to run until 30 June, is the last in a series of three trials being implemented by Walsall Council’s Cabinet to try to drive down the blight of fly-tipping in the borough.

Each ‘tip’ will be open from 8am to 6pm six days a week and open from 10am to 8pm on Tuesdays at Merchants Way and Thursdays at the Fryers Road site.

11 January 2019

Free Skip Days to tackle Walsall fly-tipping

A new initiative to reduce fly-tipping will begin on Saturday 19 January as Walsall Council places free skips in community locations around the borough. The initiative is a part of the Council’s ongoing campaign to ‘put waste in its place’ and reduce the levels of fly-tipping across the borough. 

25 October 2018

Plans are unveiled to bring forward free bulky collections trial

At its meeting in September, Walsall Council’s Cabinet approved plans to launch a free bulky collections trial in the Summer of 2019.  Councillor Louise Harrison, Portfolio Holder for Clean and Green, asked Cabinet last night (October 24) if they would agree to bring this trial forward to early Nomember 2018 - a move which was uninamously supported. 

01 October 2018
Five days of fly-tipping

Five days of fly-tipping

From Monday 24 September to Friday 28 September, Walsall Council published a daily round up of reports of fly-tipping incidents on Facebook to raise awareness of just how widespread this criminal behaviour is. A shocking 87 reports came in, just from those five days.

26 January 2018

Councillor Lee Jeavons calls on residents to dispose of waste responsibly

Today, Councillor Lee Jeavons met staff from the council's Clean and Green team in Caldmore where they were responding to reports of fly-tipping.

If you have bulky items, such as matresses and sofas, to dispose of please use our bulky collection service.

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