Taking a Pride in Falkirk

Flowers in Falkirk

Falkirk Delivers’ award winning ‘Taking a Pride in Falkirk’ strategic objective :

Highlights include:

  • Gum reduction campaign
  • Floral enhancements
  • Seasonal clean-ups
  • Pigeon and gull removal
  • Empty shop window projects
  • Gutter cleaning
  • Exhibitions
  • Media campaign
  • Small property enhancement grants
  • Handyman
  • Participation in WWF Earth Hour
  • Plastic bag amnesty day
  • Seasonal weeding
  • Orphaned land
  • Annual Keep Scotland Beautiful audit

 

Resulting in:

  1. Falkirk Delivers won the inaugural Beautiful Scotland BID Award
  2. Keep Scotland Beautiful Cleanliness Index increase every year
  3. Falkirk Delivers was one of only 3 BID areas in the UK to be included in the UK national Gum Action Group campaign
  4. Financial award by Zero Waste Scotland to enable Falkirk Delivers to provide a major waste collection and recycling service to levy payers