Bid to crack down on clutter!

Kirkintilloch Cowgate 25.7.11 Picture by Jamie Forbes
Kirkintilloch Cowgate 25.7.11 Picture by Jamie Forbes

ACTION on fly-posting and advertising sandwich boards could be on the way across East Dunbartonshire.

Councillors on the development and infrastructure committee were expected to vote for a ‘zero tolerance’ approach to the problem when they met last night (Tuesday).

A report to the committee said that in addition to spoiling the apearance of streets, roadside verges, footways and pedestrian precincts, fly-posting and sandwich board advertisements were a potential hazard for motorists and pedestrians.

See next week’s Herald for the full story.

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