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New Announcements

This page is designed to be updated regularly with any new announcements that KCC believe are of interest or importance to the Community.  It will, we hope, reflect corresponding announcements made by the Kerry-Dolfor-Sarn Facebook group, which means that anyone not subscribed to the group, or to Facebook itself, will not be 'left behind'.

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2020/21 Contracts

 

Cyngor Cymuned CERI

 KERRY Community Council

Clerk:

 Mrs Angela Feltham, Bryn Gethin, Tregynon, Newtown, Powys. SY16 3PJ.

Tele. 01686 650747. Email: clerkkcc@gmail.com.

 

KERRY GRASS CUTTING

CONTRACT 2020

 

     Contractors must supply all machinery, tools, materials,

     fuel and have adequate Public Liability Insurance cover.

(Copy of insurance cover required.)

 

Contract will be for 12 months, commencing 1st April, 2020:-

Grassed Areas to be Maintained:

DOLFORGAN PARK.*

  Grassed areas including fenced off Play area.(except Football Pitch)

 Spray around borders and trees etc

 Cut grass every two weeks from April to October with a minimum of 15 cuts

HERBERT COURT. *

 Cut grass every two weeks from April to October with a minimum of 15 cuts

  Trim and spray around fencing.

 Fenced off play area.

 Grassed area leading up to and along footpath from Herbert Court to

 Car Park.

FOOTPATH BETWEEN DOLFORGAN VIEW &

DEVELOPMENT SITE*.

 Cut grass every two weeks from April to October with a minimum of 15 cuts

Trim and spray as required to keep path clear for walkers.

*Detailed maps available on request.

Quotes or any enquiries to the Council Clerk as above

 

NO LATER THAN 13th MARCH 2020.

Please note the extended cutting period.

 

 KERRY CEMETERY

 

MAINTENANCE CONTRACT 2020.

 

     Contractors must supply all machinery, tools, materials,

     fuel and have adequate Public Liability Insurance cover.

(Copy of insurance cover required.)

 

Contract will be for 12 months, commencing 1st April, 2020:-

 

Grass : To be cut every two weeks from April to October with a minimum of

               15 cuts 

               Remove or mulch grass cuttings.

 

Headstones and Graves: Trim around and blow grass off headstones.

 

Hedges inside Cemetery: Trim twice a year, remove or mulch cuttings.

 

Paths and Entrances:       Spray for weeds and moss as necessary.

 

Two entrances leading into Cemetery: Trim hedges and grass at gateways,

 remove or mulch cuttings. 

 

Rubbish Bins : To be emptied weekly and rubbish disposed of responsibly .

 

   Quotes or any enquiries to the Council Clerk as above

 

     NO LATER THAN 13th. MARCH 2020.

          Please note the extended cutting period.

 

 


New Wind Farm Proposal Announced

KCC has received information regarding a new proposed wind farm located at a site called Garn Fach, south of Newtown and west of Dolfor, announced by EDF Renewables.

The proposal is, at this time, at the Public Consultation stage, prior to the submission of a planning application.

Details of the Public Consultation events, to be run in neighbouring villages and communities are provided through the link below.  This includes an event to be run in Dolfor community hall in the morning of 21st January.

/Kerry-CC/UserFiles/Files/PR Garn Fach announcement Jan 2020 FINAL.pdf 

/Kerry-CC/UserFiles/Files/200103 Garn Fach Wind_Posters_LR RGB.pdf 

 Images of the map, and poster below highlight the location and consultation details

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  


 

Have you renewed your bus pass?

 Update:

Bus operators have agreed to accept the old style bus passes until the end of February 2020.

If you have not already applied to renew your bus pass you should do so before 31st January 2020 

 These new cards will replace the current green 'bus passes' across Wales. The old-style cards will not be recognised by electronic readers on buses after 31 December 2019. 

With the deadline for the expiry of the current bus passes on the 31 December 2019 fast approaching, don’t delay and apply online today at www.tfw.wales/travelcards or visit your local library or community hub for help. #TfWBusCards

Advice and support with the application process is also available from your local council, Age Cymru and other community organisations. Find out where you can find help in your local area by contacting our help desk at travelcards@tfw.wales or call 0300 303 4240.