Yip! That’s right, the Tories at the Town Hall have decided that to help them balance their budget, they’re gonna charge YOU more for collecting the brown bin!
As reported in the Peterborough Telegraph, the “£39 annual charge to have garden waste collected will rise to £45”, but no doubt you’re cool with that, right?
What do I think?
Put simply, it’s another schadenfreude policy from the Cons who run the City Council!
Why? Well, by recycling you are helping them reduce their fines for putting rubbish in landfill, so in a logical world you should be rewarded for your efforts, BUT not in Pottyboro, the city that aspires to be Environmental Capital, instead they charge you MORE for helping!
- Oh, and they also want to charge YOU £25 if YOU lose any of YOUR bins or have them stolen.
PS – Don’t forget to let me know what YOU think, by posting a comment below!
PPS – If you know someone who votes Tory locally, maybe remind them not to in May this year?