Yorwaste and Scarborough Power

by billhoult on 22 December, 2009

Yorwaste is a waste management company that is wholly owned by the Public Sector. Over 70% is owned by North Yorkshire County Council and the rest by York City Council.

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Bedale Bypass in Doubt as Economic Squeeze Bites

by billhoult on 22 December, 2009

The future of the contentious Bedale, Aiskew Bypass has been put in doubt. This was the answer to a question

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Knaresborough Lorrywatch Success

by billhoult on 11 December, 2009

The success of the 50 lorrywatch volunteers checking the abuse of Ripley Road (B6165) has persuaded the County Council that the abuse of the 7.5tonne weight limit is serious and requires legal action.

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Local Development Framework-Update

by billhoult on 27 November, 2009

A report was presented to the District Development Committee on 16 November which sought to justify the Harrogate Councils core strategy following a recent appeal decision.

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Can we afford the Bedale Bypass?

by billhoult on 15 October, 2009

Dog Nuisances

by billhoult on 14 September, 2009

Burglar Alarm Service

by billhoult on 16 June, 2009

Heavy Goods Vehicle Menace

by billhoult on 6 May, 2009

There has been a lot of coverage in the local press about increasing numbers of Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs)

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Road Safety Calcutt

by billhoult on 27 January, 2009

Following a query regarding road safety raised by a Calcutt resident I have contacted Mr McGonigle the traffic Engineer

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Local Development Framework Inspectors Report

by billhoult on 23 January, 2009

The Harrogate Council’s proposal to build up to 800 houses next to the Eastfield estate has received a severe setback

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