Street Scene delivers a range of valued universal services to the residents and businesses of Barnet. The services delivered impact residents lives every day and with more than 400 staff out working in the borough we are the visible face of Barnet Council.
Waste and recycling
This service delivers a weekly collection of recyclable and waste materials to 141, 000 homes in the borough and over 2000 businesses. The service also collects food waste and garden waste. Almost 80% of residents rate the service as good or excellent, the highest satisfaction rate in London.
This service looks after and maintains over 200 parks and open spaces in Barnet looking after everything from flower beds to play equipment for children. The service keeps the borough’s streets clean with regular sweeping of both residential roads and town centres and removal of flytipping and graffiti. We also maintain 30, 000 trees in Barnet’s streets.
The Passenger Transport Service provides over 1,000,000 journeys per year for vulnerable children and adults. We also maintain the council’s vehicle fleet looking after everything from refuse trucks and parks tractors to the mayor’s car.