councillor's concern at grass cutting 'clogging up drains'
have been raised about the "awful mess" left by council
grass cutting contractors in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge.
Janet Keen told this month's Town Council meeting that the cutting
of road verges should be better managed.
is appreciated that the grass is cut, but what is not appreciated
is that the cut grass is just left," she said.
creates an awful mess and gets into the drains. I am aware that
to pick up the cut grass does cause an extra cost but I think
it is worth that cost to have tidy and clean surroundings and
avoid clogging up the drains. I would be grateful if this point
could be taken up with the contractors."
and Highbridge Town Council Clerk Denise Emery is to contact Somerset
County Council to pursue the matter further.