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Wheelie bins everywhere around residential streets of Macclesfield town centre

Reported via desktop in the Footway category anonymously at 12:48, Wednesday 9 June 2021

Sent to Cheshire East Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2779552.

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If the path is blocked deliberately it's a criminal offence under Section 137 of the Highways Act 1980, so why are so many residents of Macclesfield town centre allowed to leave their bins on the public footpaths?

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    Posted by Cheshire East Council at 12:48, Wednesday 9 June 2021

  • State changed to: Closed

    Updated by Cheshire East Council at 16:43, Monday 14 June 2021

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