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JANUARY 19 Meeting Minutes
Minutes taken by
No formal minutes were taken,but these notes were put together by CLEAN UP LAUNCESTON
APOLOGIES:ASTRID KETELAAR LAUNCESTON WATERWATCH CO-ORDINATOR
GUS GREEN OLYMPIC LANDCARE
ATTENDANCE Niall Simpson,(landscape architect)Steve Ratcliffe (project manager)Ross Smith(contract supervisor)Ruth Mollison(newly appointed to Launceston Waterwatch)Terence Seymour (representor)
Steve reported on current maintenance regime,there is a mechanical street cleaning 3 times a week,bins are emptied daily,private land not entered,there is a need to involve businesses
Could be useful to analyse the litter
Terence to conduct a clean up and analyse the material to identify the source of the litter,results could be passed to the Council's litter enforcement officers.
Re denser foliage at carpark level Ross to look at more appropriate species
sap and gum nuts falling rules out the gums
wattles and blackwoods okay
Ian Abernathy(not present) is already talking to Di Porteous (Kings Meadows Traders)
Ruth to contact Traders and John Gelston re recycling station following on from Niall's suggestion that there be mobile bins for recyclables in the carpark(s)
Terence agreed to decontaminate the recycling bins if required
Contact Details were exchanged and the next meeting as part of the February meeting of Launceston Waterwatch.