Sheffield Council forced to reveal target to remove 17,500 street trees under PFI deal

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Sheffield Council forced to reveal target to remove 17,500 street trees under PFI deal Sheffield Council has been forced to reveal a hugely-controversial PFI highways maintenance contract contains a target to cut down almost half of the city’s 36,000 street … Continue reading

REVEALED: EVERY Sheffield landlord prosecuted for property offences over last two years

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We can today reveal the full list of the 18 Sheffield landlords prosecuted for property offences between 2016 and 2017, who were fined a total of £39,058 for their various crimes. The information has been provided by Sheffield City Council’s … Continue reading

VIDEO: Sheffield tree protester submits legal costs offer to council after breaching injunction

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A Sheffield tree campaigner who owes Sheffield Council £16,000 after three times breaching an injunction stopping people from protesting inside safety zones says the “ball is in their court” after making them a formal payment offer. Calvin Payne was due … Continue reading

REVEALED: Sheffield residents lodge more than 6000 complaints around tree felling, waste management and other gripes

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Fed-up residents complained more than 6000 times on a wide range of issues including tree felling, dog fouling and waste management in less than three years, The Star can reveal. Complaints to do with Sheffield Council’s Streets Ahead scheme – … Continue reading

Council leads “biggest ever raid on fly-tipping vehicles”

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ROTHERHAM council officers this week led what is thought to be the biggest ever crackdown on fly-tipping operations. The council led a joint operation on Wednesday to seize ten vehicles believed to be involved in fly-tipping. Sheffield City Council and … Continue reading