Best utilisation of council assets?

Is it perhaps time to sell leases on Knowle office car parking spaces – as with proposals for leases on beach hut

sites?  It might only be for a year or two but it definitely would make a profit on the current charge to staff and councillors of – nothing!

They can then do it in Honiton and Exmouth and make a tidy profit!

“Improved recycling” = fewer collections!

EDDC believes that by including cardboard in recycling collections it can reduce collection of other waste from once a fortnight to once every three weeks. There is concern from families that this will be inadequate and the problem of build-up of disposable nappies will increase. In the past, East Devon has responded to this by suggesting parents change to terry cloth nappies and wash them instead:

http://eastdevon.gov.uk/news/2015/06/trials-announced-for-improved-recycling-collection-service/