Archive for the ‘Council Questions’ Category

Question Please give a breakdown of the number of repeat and reissued collections by ward by month since April 2012. Answer No. Reissued No. Reissued twice No.Reissued three times Apr-12 15 11   May-12 53 62 16 Jun-12 77 8   Jul-12 124 21   Aug-12 2868 2361   Sep-12 158 69   Oct-12 86 […]

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January 2014 – Written Question on Cycling Accidents

by Nigel Bakhai on 6 February, 2014

Question Please give a breakdown of the number of fatal, serious or slightly injured cyclists involved in collisions on the borough roads by year since 2010. Answer By category the breakdown is as follows:   Killed Seriously   Injured Slight 2010 0 13 88 2011 0 10 103 2012 1 7 101 As data is […]

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Question There was a shortage of white sacks for plastics recycling in November. Has that issue now been resolved and have additional sacks been ordered to meet any increase in demand from the recent publicity campaign to promote plastics recycling? Answer The issue regarding the shortage of white plastics sacks has been resolved, and all […]

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Question Please give a breakdown of the usage and takings by week for the new car park in Southall High Street since it opened Answer Pay & Display   Machines: Week Ending: Tickets Purchased Ticket Value   Purchased 08/09/2013 71 £168.20 15/09/2013 91 £193.60 22/09/2013 91 £206.80 29/09/2013 108 £265.90 06/10/2013 98 £252.25 13/10/2013 233 £142.60 20/10/2013 […]

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Question How much has been raised by the Crossrail Business Rate Supplement levy on businesses in the borough since its introduction? Answer In the three years between 2010/11 and 2012/13 £12.9m raised been raised by the Cross rail levy in Ealing. The Crossrail levy is paid over to the GLA.

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Question What advice or support does the council provide for new businesses wishing to start up in the borough? Are there also any plans to update the council webpage on this subject which is very limited in the amount of information provided? Answer The Council does not have a formal business support and advice department […]

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December 2013 – Written Question – New Businesses

by Nigel Bakhai on 20 December, 2013

Question How many new businesses have set up in the borough since 2010? Answer The total number of businesses registered for business rates in Ealing has increased year on year over the last 4 years. The count at the end of 2010 was 9315 and the count at the end of 2012/13 was 9574 – […]

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Question How many people are employed by the council and its service providers on zero hour contracts? Please provide a breakdown by directorate and what kind of jobs are done by people on zero hour contracts. Answer At the London Borough of Ealing those on zero hours contracts are referred to as “casual” or “as […]

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Question Please can you tell me when the new contractor is next due to review library hours at Hanwell Library following its recent re-opening? Answer Any changes to opening hours would have to be agreed by Ealing Council as it will still be responsible for the strategic direction of the service. There are no current […]

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Question How much sponsorship income did the council raise in 2012/13 for maintaining flower baskets, or public open spaces in the borough? How does the council promote these green spaces for sponsorship? Answer As of 4th April 2013 the Council’s annual income for roundabout, planter and small open space sponsorship was £22,500. There are currently […]

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