10,000 tonnes of road waste to be recycled in Kent

Road sweepings collected in the county will now be processed and recycled in Kent. Kent County Council’s waste management team has awarded a contract to Thanet Waste Services Ltd to process and recycle waste that ends up on our streets and pavements. The waste will be treated at a site near Sandwich with 99% of…

Kent residents and businesses are being asked for their views on options for street lighting across the county.

Residents to benefit from local LED street lighting

Kent County Council has agreed to press ahead with converting its stock of 120,000 street lights to LED with Central Management System (CMS) technology. Improvements in LED lighting technology will reduce KCC’s street lighting energy bill by around 60%, meaning that the Council will able to return every residential area to all-night lighting. Lights may…