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    Council joins forces against hate crime

    Barnet Council and the police joined forces with Barnet Mencap and local voluntary and community organisations this week to improve access to justice for victims of hate crime.

    Last updated: 13 October, 2016

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    Blue badges seized in successful operation

    Last week saw a successful two-day crackdown on disabled parking badges being used fraudulently, resulting in 17 cases of Blue Badges being misused – the largest amount seized this year.

    Last updated: 11 October, 2016

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    Barnet receives Cleaner Air Borough status

    Barnet has been awarded Cleaner Air Borough (CAB) status, for effectively monitoring and reducing air pollution.

    Last updated: 7 October, 2016

    Environmental Health and Trading Standards

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    Leader welcomes record sentence for investigation

    A landlord guilty of breaching a planning enforcement notice has been ordered to pay a record fine and costs to Barnet Council, after a lengthy and complex investigation led by the council’s planning and Corporate Anti-Fraud Teams (CAFT).

    Last updated: 30 September, 2016

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    Council urges rental property owners to get licenced before deadline

    Barnet Council is urging landlords and agents to get their applications in before 4 October 2016 for their houses in multiple occupation (HMO) - to avoid higher fees or enforcement action and ensure all tenants have a safe home.

    Last updated: 26 September, 2016

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    Community centre creates new Hope

    Over 300 guests attended the official opening of the new family-friendly Hope Corner Community Centre last weekend, as part of Barnet’s regeneration of the Dollis Valley Estate.

    Last updated: 22 September, 2016

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    Landlady of unlicensed HMO prosecuted

    The landlady of a rented house has been fined more than £6,000 for failing to have a licence or properly manage the property.

    Last updated: 5 September, 2016

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    Shocking pictures show why council is taking tough stance to keep Barnet clean

    Smashed up pieces of furniture, old mattresses and a broken TV. You wouldn’t stand for this rubbish being dumped in your front garden; yet this is a daily occurrence on the streets of Barnet.

    Last updated: 2 September, 2016

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    Council seals £4bn Brent Cross deal with development partners

    A major regeneration scheme which will provide thousands of new jobs and homes has moved a significant step closer following the signing and sealing of an agreement between Barnet Council and its development partners, Argent Related and Hammerson and Standard Life Investments.

    Last updated: 2 September, 2016

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    Blue badge cheats convicted

    Two drivers caught by council counter-fraud officers illegally using disabled parking badges have been fined £800 by magistrates.

    Last updated: 2 September, 2016

    Parking, roads and pavements

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