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Community Enhancement Gangs Are Coming... What Do You Think They Should Do?

February 23rd, 2013

The county council’s highways contractor, MGWSP, is sending Community Enhancement Gangs to King’s Sutton later this year to undertake minor highway/footpath improvements that will enhance the village environment. The parish council is inviting local residents to suggest the works they would most like the gangs to do. (See the list of possible works below.) The deadline for suggestions is March 1, 2013.

The types of works MGWSP’s Community Enhancement Gangs are equipped to deal with include:

  • Siding out of footways
  • Cleaning of signs
  • Repairs to signs, refixing signs to posts and/or realignment of posts
  • Clearing of vegetation from signs and footways
  • Resetting slabs/block paving
  • Isolated pothole repairs
  • Minor kerb repairs
  • Isolated gully cleansing, rodding of connections, and/or clearance of drainage grips
  • Strimming and clearance of small areas of verge
  • Painting of street furniture (bollards, etc)
  • Improvements to bus stops/shelters
  • Any other works that may enhance the aesthetic look of the parish

Please use the form below to provide your suggestions by March 1, 2013. (Use the scroll bar on the right to get to the “Submit” button at the foot of the form.)

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