Community Pride was set up as North East Lincolnshire Council environmental enforcement team, to work within the Borough to tackle environmental crime, nuisance and anti social behaviour.
Our work follows Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs guidelines and our officers are trained to adhere to these and the Environmental Protection Act (EPA) (section 79) plus the Prevention Damage of Pests Act as well as other legislation available to them, depending on the circumstances.
The council provides a stray dog service, and the rehoming of these dogs via Sangreats Kennels.
Help and actions we can give/take depending on the circumstances:-
- Serving legal notices
- Removal and recharge of waste
- Planned removal of offending items from properties
Organisations who we work with:-
- Fire Brigade
- Safer and Stronger Communities
- Neighbourhood watch
- Neighbourhood forums
- Blue Cross
- Environmental Agency
- operates 362 days a year, between 6 am and 6 pm
- mechanical and manual street cleaning
- emptying of litter bins
- Top Town, Freeman Street, Cleethorpes Town Centre and Resort are emptied at least twice a day.
- Other bins are emptied two to three times a week.
- If you wish to report an overflowing or damaged litter bin, or to discuss the positioning of litter bins please use our electronic form, or use the Streetcare number.
- removal of flytipping
- gully clearing
- clearing of oil spills on adopted highway only
- if on a private road, it is the responsibility of the residents
- to report an oil spill please use the Street care number
- removal of dead animals
- clinical waste collection from households
- dog fouling and bins
- flyposting and graffiti removal
- removal of syringes
- removal of abandoned trolleys
You can report the following issues in relation to grounds maintenance issues using our electronic form:
- Grass Cutting
- Weed Spraying
- Pruning of Shrubs
- Maintenance of Resort Flower Beds
- Emergency Tree/Hanging Branches Clearing on Adopted or Council Land
- Securing Vandalised Council Buildings
- Locking and Unlocking Parks and Cemetaries
- Grave Digging