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Coronavirus

Find out more about the new national restrictions in place from November 5 to December 2 2020. From 00:01 on December 2 we'll move to Tier Two restrictions.

See the latest news and get more information regarding coronavirus (Covid-19). Find out more about the help for affected businesses, charities including the support grants. There is also advice for individuals including the Test and Trace Support payment. Our customer contact centres are not open to the public during the period of the new national restrictions. Please use our online forms, webchat, app and phone number to contact us

Grounds maintenance and grass cutting

We work in partnership with Tivoli Services to maintain land that we own. We are responsible for the following:

  • Grass cutting and strimming
  • Maintenance of trees, shrubs, hedges, roses and flower beds
  • Weed control (except highways maintained by Cumbria County Council)
  • Litter control and removal of dog faeces
  • Planting of trees, shrubs, bulbs and plants
  • Seeding and marking out of sports pitches
  • Protection of nature conservation sites and reserves.

Report any overgrown grass or plants to us using our General Enquiry form

Report an overgrown area

Maintenance of non-council land

On non-council owned sites, the land owners are responsible for the trees and grounds maintenance. Other green spaces may be the responsibility of housing associations, private landowners or other bodies.

Roadside verges are cut and maintained by Cumbria County Council's highways department .