The Environmental Services Achievement Award is focused on environmental service teams who, despite budget constraints, have showed creativity and innovation in their service provision with a clear outcome in an improved service to residents and proven satisfaction.
We are very proud to announce that our partner Wyre Council, Lancashire, was nominated for the national Environmental Services Achievement Award at the MJ Awards 10th anniversary 2013.
Wyre Council wanted to provide good public conveniences for residents and visitors. In order to do this despite budget cuts, Wyre joined forces with the neighbouring Fylde Borough Council in 2007 and Danfo (UK) Ltd was contracted to look after the public conveniences. This innovative approach to public toilet provision meant that the councils were able to order new and refurbished quality public toilets without the need for capital investment – thanks to Danfo’s Financial Support package.
That was not all – with expert managed toilets, the council continues to save money on the operational side and is at the same time able to provide cleaner and state of the art facilities. A true win-win situation for both Danfo and Wyre, this kind of partnership would be a great solution for many Local Governments out there facing a future with budget cuts.
Wyre Council and Danfo (UK) Ltd has recently undertaken... (Read more)