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Councillor Damian Corfield welcomes new rapid response crews

New rapid response crews

New rapid response crews will now respond to urgent requests for street cleansing and grounds maintenance across Dudley borough.

LED street lighting

Street lights converted to LED

More than 1,000 Dudley borough street lights have already been converted to energy efficient LED in the first month of a three-year replacement programme.

Cllr Damian Corfield and Cllr Dr Rob Clinton promoting

New electric vehicle charging points to be installed

37 new on-street electric vehicle charging points will start to be installed across the borough beginning in late 2023.

Cllr Damian Corfield with the street scene team removing graffitti

Graffiti removal remains a priority

Dudley Council’s street scene team responded to over 150 call outs about graffiti over the summer.

New machinery to help maintain borough

New machinery to help maintain borough

Dudley Council has invested in new machinery to help crews maintain hedges and verges on borough roads and footpaths.

Winter planter programme underway

Winter planter programme underway

Dudley Council is undertaking a £15,000 programme of winter planting to keep the borough looking beautiful during the colder months.

Relining programme continues

Relining programme continues

Thousands of metres of lining have been repainted across the borough during the summer season.

Pupils from Belle Vue school take a look at the upgraded tennis facilities

Residents ‘set to love’ tennis court improvements

Dudley Council has reopened tennis courts at six borough parks following a £280,000 programme of improvements.

Cllr Damian Corfield, cabinet member for highways and environmental services, with Craig Reid, highways operative.

Pothole work continues across Dudley borough

Thousands of square metres of repairs and patching have been completed on Dudley borough roads over the past few weeks as highways crews continue the fight against potholes.

Green bin

Bookings open for winter green bin collection service

People can now book six extra fortnightly green waste collections between November and March.

Councillors take a look at one of the Electric Vehicles that are being trialled by waste management

New fire suppression system set to save nearly £2million

A new state-of-the-art system to manage the risk of potential fires in the council’s Energy From Waste Plant is set to save the authority £1.8m in insurance payments.

Court gavel

Street racing injunction review hearing next week

A hearing to consider the interim injunction banning ‘street racing’, also known as ‘car cruising’, in the Black Country will take place next week.