Category Archive: frontlinecuts

May 29 2013

Frontline Cuts: Toilets closing, streets remaining unswept for longer…

Donal Drohan, the Public Realm operations manager at Harrow Council writes… I would like to introduce myself. I am the Operations Manager for Harrow Council and I am responsible for the street cleaning across the Borough. This involves the cleaning of all the shopping areas as well as the residential roads across the Borough. As a …

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Nov 11 2012

Harrow Council Managers to face Pay Cut

After much too-ing and fro-ing, Harrow Council has announced that it has finally reached an agreement with the trade unions over pay cuts and working changes for council employees. The agreement will see a re-balancing of pay, with senior managers and staff receiving pay cuts, and the lowest-paid workers getting pay rises. The end result …

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Oct 01 2012

Frontline Cuts: Harrow Reduces Planning Enforcement Officers

Harrow Council is to reduce the number of planning enforcement officers serving the borough to just two, as the result of budget cuts. In an e-mail sent to councilors on 26th September, the Divisional Director of Planning for the Labour-run authority announced that a senior enforcement position has been deleted – with another officer leaving this post – …

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