Freedom of information response

Maintenance of green spaces/areas maintained by the council

Publication date: 
Monday 16 March 2020
Request: 

1. The frequency of maintenance of green spaces/areas which are maintained by the council in 2016  

2. The frequency of maintenance of green spaces/areas which are maintained by the council in 2017
3. The frequency of maintenance of green spaces/areas which are maintained by the council in 2018
4. The frequency of maintenance of green spaces/areas which are maintained by the council in 2019

 

5. The total spent on upkeep and maintenance of green spaces/areas which are maintained by the council, in 2016 

6. The total spent on upkeep and maintenance of green spaces/areas which are maintained by the council, in 2017

7. The total spent on upkeep and maintenance of green spaces/areas which are maintained by the council, in 2018

8. The total spent on upkeep and maintenance of green spaces/areas which are maintained by the council, in 2019

Response: 

All grass areas along roadsides and parks/open spaces are cut monthly throughout the year with the exception of December and January. Housing areas are cut fortnightly from April through to June and three weekly from July to September, this applies to all the years specified above.

Total spent on upkeep and maintenance:

2016/17

449,118

2017/18

847,569

2018/19

748,791

2019/20 April-December19

765,458

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Request reference:
FOI 9833