We have looked at the various streets mentioned. There are some areas where the trees are obscuring the light. We will get them cut back in the next couple of days.
|Some of the team from today’s graffiti clean-up|
|The paint rollers were great at getting large areas repainted quickly but my hair was full of paint at the end!|
|Some of the team in action covering up graffiti|
Residents had previously raised with me the bad graffiti in Douglas Street opposite the entrance to Pleasance Court. I had raised this with the council’s Rapid Response Team and they swiftly attended to this earlier this week – see below:
Received today from the City Council :
Dundee City Council proposes to make an Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 for the purpose of facilitating gas main replacement works. The Order is expected to be in force for five weeks from 8 March 2010. Its maximum duration in terms of the Act is eighteen months.
The effect of the Order is to prohibit all vehicular traffic in (a) Smellies Lane from Lochee Road to Ash Street, (b) Ash Street from Smellies Lane to Douglas Street and (c) West Hendersons Wynd from Douglas Street to Brook Street.
Pedestrian thoroughfare and vehicular access to premises will be maintained where possible.
An alternative route will be available via Lochee Road, Polepark Road and Brook Street.
Please forward any comments you may have regarding this proposal to the Network Management Team, City Development Department, Tayside House, Crichton Street, Dundee, no later than five working days prior to the commencement date. If you have any queries please contact the team on 433082.
Dundee City Council propose to make an Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 for the purpose of facilitating building works.
The Order is expected to be in force for ten weeks from 21 April 2008. Its maximum duration in terms of the Act is eighteen months.