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One of the dumped trailers in Lye

Trailers of rubbish dumped in Lye

Trailers packed full of rubbish have been dumped in Lye as part of an organised crime racket which has cost more than £150,000 to clean up over the last five years.

Councillor Rob Clinton - launch of climate change web page

Council launches its Climate Action Plan

Dudley Council’s cabinet is expected to approve the council’s first Climate Action Plan when it meets next week.

Cllr Damian Corfield - green bin collections

Charge to be introduced for garden waste collections

Residents will be asked to pay for garden waste collections from now on – but will get the service all year round.

Green bin

Charge to be introduced for green bin collections

Residents will be asked to pay £3 a month* for garden waste collections from April – but will get the service all year round.

plastic and metals recycling cllr damian corfield  and staff-2

Recycle well this Christmas

Residents are being reminded to make the most of their recycling collections this Christmas.

cllr damian corfield promotes christmas bin collection dates

Christmas bin and recycling collections

There will be some changes to waste and recycling collections over the Christmas and New Year period.

Council house lit in green

Recycle Week: This year Dudley is joining The BIG Recycling Hunt.

Now in its twentieth year, Recycle Week is the nation’s biggest annual celebration of recycling.

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.

Young woman riding a bike for hire

Council to consult on active travel proposals

Dudley Council has launched a two-week consultation about its proposals for new cycle infrastructure in central Dudley.


Paul Wilkes, frontline driver, and Councillor Damian Corfield take vehicle down one of the tight streets

Motorists reminded to park responsibly

Dudley Council’s highways chief is asking motorists to park responsibly, with double and irresponsible parking causing issues for waste and refuse collection vehicles.

Dudley councillors visit Provision House in Dudley

Provision House to accept donations at Dudley pop-up tip

Local charity Provision House will be accepting donations from residents at two sessions of Dudley’s pop-up tip.