Environment and waste news
Published on Monday, 18th March 2019
A major campaign is being launched to encourage more people in South Yorkshire to help the environment by composting their kitchen and garden waste.
Published on Tuesday, 19th February 2019
Rotherham Council has installed a set of solar powered litter bins that can swallow up to eight times more waste than a normal litter bin.
Published on Monday, 21st January 2019
Local groups who want to improve their environment can get a helping hand to get their ideas off the ground.
Published on Friday, 28th December 2018
Residents will shortly begin receiving information about changes to their household waste collections - including plastic recycling.
Published on Wednesday, 5th December 2018
Responding to the Government’s requirements relating to Clean Air Zones, Rotherham Council has proposed a series of measurements to improve air quality.
Published on Monday, 3rd December 2018
Hundreds of children and adults across Rotherham, Barnsley and Doncaster, including many with special needs, are learning how to grow their own food and cook nutritious meals.
Published on Wednesday, 24th October 2018
A Rotherham-based firm is to carry out exploratory work on an area of Council-owned land near Infirmary Road, Parkgate.
Published on Monday, 15th October 2018
Extra enforcement staff are now on the streets of Rotherham to help tackle problems such as litter, fly-tipping, dog fouling and illegal parking.
Published on Wednesday, 29th August 2018
Motorists will see improvements take place to one of the major roads through the borough later this year.
Published on Tuesday, 21st August 2018
Householders can now sign up to Rotherham’s new garden waste collection service and get a new brown bin for their garden waste.