Southport’s Fallen Leaf Clearance – When will it happen? November 19th, 2016 COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTOR Latest News Shares Comments Southport’s Fallen Leaf Clearance During autumn and winter we prioritize the removal of leaves from the adopted roads and footpaths within the Borough of Sefton. Normal street cleansing operations are suspended during this period. Please be aware that there is a schedule in place which deals with areas of leaf fall so there is no need to contact the Council about this matter. Because the rate of leaf fall varies throughout the season, the amount of time taken to complete one full cycle of the schedule is unpredictable, so it is not possible to provide firm dates for when each street will be cleared. Also read Councillor declares war on Southport’s dirty drains Please be patient if there has been a rapid fall of leaves during windy weather, as unfortunately it is not possible to sweep every street immediately. Around 600 tonnes of leaves are normally swept up from the roads and footpaths of Sefton during this period. All the leaves collected are sent for composting. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to email@example.com – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!