Council News - December 2012/January 2013

NOTICES

HAVE A SAY ON THE FUTURE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN HOLTON-LE-CLAY                                                                                         Total estimated housing capacity for Holton-le-Clay 869. 

The Holton-le-Clay settlement is carrying out a Neighbourhood Plan (compiled by a Steering Group) based on the Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment.  Further details are held on the ELDC and Parish Council website.  An area map is held on the Notice Boards and there will be displays at a Public meeting in January 2013 followed by a referendum.  All households are requested to support this consultation over a 5, 10 and 15 year development plan of the village and the Neighbourhood Plan.        

ENGLISH NATIONAL CONCESSIONARY TRAVEL SCHEME –  BUS PASSES The majority of passes are due to expire in March and April 2013 and given the high volume of passes the County Council are urging all Lincolnshire pass holders to renew early.  Forms are available from Libraries, District Council Offices, Parish Council Office and downloadable from the web www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/concessionaryfares.

SECRET DEALERS – LINCOLNSHIRE AREA

Secret Dealers is back for a new series on ITV1 and are looking for people in Lincolnshire to take part.  You could have some of your possessions expertly valued with the opportunity of selling them commission-free to one of the dealers.  To apply call 0117 970 7674 or email secretdealers@rdftelevision.com

PARISH COUNCIL

WEBSITE:  http://parishes.lincolnshire.gov.uk/HoltonleClay

PARISH COUNCIL VACANCIES – There are two vacancies on the council for a Parish Councillor.  Applicants must be on the electoral role or worked in the village for the past year.  This is a voluntary role.  For further information please contact the Clerk to the Council on 01472 825467 or visit the Council Offices by end of January 2013.

GRASS VERGES 

Car owners/drivers are requested to not park on the grass verges but to use their driveways whenever possible or on the road.

AMENITY GRASS CUTTING       

Next cut and strim commences in March 2013.

DATE OF NEXT FULL COUNCIL MEETINGS – 7.00 PM

The next two Full Council meetings will be on Monday 21st January 2013 and Monday 18th February 2013.  All planning applications can be viewed at 6.45 pm prior to the meetings.  A Finance meeting is on Monday 14th January 2013.  Parishioners are welcome to attend all Council meetings.

DISTRICT COUNCIL

EAST LINDSEY DISTRICT OCUNCIL – WASTE COLLECTION

Over the Christmas and New Year period there may be unforeseen delays.  If your bin is not emptied on the scheduled day, please re-present it the next day.  The normal Monday collection is scheduled throughout the Christmas period.  The green waste collection is due to commence in March 2013.

EAST LINDSEY DISTRICT COUNCIL FACILITIES DAY

The dates of the forthcoming ELDC Facilities Day are Wednesday 9th January 2013 and Wednesday 13th February 2013.  9.00 am-1.00 pm and 2.00 pm-4.00 pm

BULKY ITEMS OF WASTE

If you need to dispose of bulky items of household waste, i.e. refrigerators, freezers, cookers, beds, etc., please contact East Lindsey District Council on 01507 601111 to arrange collection.  The fee is £15.00 for up to 4 items.

LOUTH HOUSEHOLD RECYCLING CENTRE, FAIRFIELD INDUSTRIAL ESTATE OPENING TIMES                                                                                                                                                              Open- Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday
Hours– 9am – 4pm
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day
              

EAST LINDSEY DISTRICT COUNCIL WARD SURGERY – 3rd WEDS                                               There is a change in the surgery schedule from a 2nd to the 3rd Wednesday of each month.  The dates of your local ELDC Councillors’ surgery at the Parish Offices are

Wednesday 16th January 2013 2.00 pm-4.00 pm                                                                                               

Wednesday 20th February 2013 10.00 am-12.00 noon