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Residents responding to a survey carried out in the Westfield ward, have criticised the York Councils winter maintenance performance.
57% were disappointed with icy weather arrangements.
An overwhelming 97% felt that the Council should top up all salt bins at the beginning of winter.
This winter – for the first time- the Council only filled some of the local salt bins and had to be forced by public opinion to fill the rest around the middle of January.
Unfortunately the bins had been left out over the summer period and many had been damaged. Lids were missing from some of them while many of the rest had become informal litter bins.
We believe that the Council should recover all the bins this summer and repair them.
Then they should make sure that they are out on the streets again, and full, before the icy winter weather starts.