The Police and Crime Commissioner for Humberside is seeking volunteers to help scrutinise aspects of police work. In particular, Commissioner Keith Hunter is looking for volunteers to join two new groups looking at the use of police powers and how the police deal with hate crime.
SALTEND SMELLS – Update from Environment and Regeneration Overview and Scrutiny Sub-Committee held today: “The council have been reacting to complaints – but now we will put measures in place to pro-actively address the issue of odours!” This was the pledge made by a council officer at today’s meeting […]
Community asked to collect evidence of any future Yorkshire Water odour incidents : Health concerns remain unanswered
EAST RIDING COUNCIL have responded to the petition calling for action on Yorkshire Water’s odour problem from its Waste Water Treatment Works. Because future smells may constitute a ‘statutory nuisance’ problem, then local communities would be asked to collect and give reliable evidence of any problems. The Report […]
THE MINUTES OF THE MEETING at which the petition on Yorkshire Water’s Smells was presented, have now been published. Minute 25 relating to the petition are reproduced below: 25 PETITION 04/11 – SMELLS FROM YORKSHIRE WATER TREATMENT WORKS, SALTEND The Sub-Committee received a petition presented by Mr Ray Duffill, resident […]
THE PETITION to declare Yorkshire Water a ‘statutory nuisance’ for its Saltend smells was formally tabled at an East Riding Council meeting this morning. In presenting the petition to the Environment and Regeneration, Overview and Scrutiny Sub-committee, Ray Duffill explained that it was not just a case of […]
THE AGENDA for Wednesday’s (21st September 2011) Overview and Scrutiny, Environment and Regeneration Sub-Committee has been published. The full agenda can be downloaded from the Sub-Committee’s webpage on the Council website. The meeting is open to the public before 10am. Local residents concerned about the smells are asked to […]
WEDNESDAY 21st SEPTEMBER 2011 is the next date for the diaries of those campaigning against the Saltend pongs! At 10am the East Riding Council’s Environment and Regeneration Overview and Scrutiny Sub-Committee meets and will be formally presented with the Petition (signed by 2,405 people) calling for Yorkshire Water […]