Councillor Momenabadi said: "Littering
is an ongoing issue in Ettingshall and other areas within the city.
inspector steve Manson said: "Littering
is becoming an issue on the new road.
The new law will be introduced through the Circular Economy Bill, and its announcement follows a consultation on the Scottish Government's littering
Mr Thupe urged community members to report the perpetrators so that they could face the music, adding that 'I am told some council staff are littering
, I urge you to report them'.
is a major issue during holiday breaks and also weekends.
"Our residents have a strong feeling of pride in the area and this, coupled with the council's rapid response and clear-up to reports of littering
, possibly generates more reports of littering
Freedom of Information statistics reveal that between April and October, 532 fixed penalty notices were handed out for littering
in the city.
The new drive aims to raise awareness of the cost to the public purse of dealing with the problem and highlight negative impacts of littering
. It will focus on litter hot spots and key issues, such as ciga rette waste, with the council work ing with schools and businesses.
There should be zero tolerance towards littering
, the improper disposal of small quantities of waste, is one of the main causes of environmental degradation.
This year's figures point to people becoming less bothered about littering
." Tynemouth and Cullercoats beaches in North Tyneside have been included in Coast Magazine's list of its top 10 child-friendly beaches in the UK.