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Important to present DMR materials in line with the service

The free, weekly BID recycling service has resumed and will continue to be carried out on Wednesday of each week. Binn Group, our waste management contractor, has contacted the BID to inform that some businesses are not presenting recyclable materials in the agreed manner and that they cannot uplift mixed, contaminated materials. The concern is [...]

By |2020-04-29T15:36:48+01:00April 29th, 2020|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Important to present DMR materials in line with the service

Clacksfirst BID awarded funding for the manufacture of face visors for Clacks care workers

Clacksfirst Business Improvement District (BID) has been successful in its application to the Scottish Government’s COVID-19 BID Resilience Fund. This means the BID is now in the position to help the local care community by supplying them with ten thousand plastic face visors. Kevin Deighan, Clacksfirst BID “The Hedgard face visors will be made available [...]

By |2020-04-29T15:28:24+01:00April 29th, 2020|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Clacksfirst BID awarded funding for the manufacture of face visors for Clacks care workers

BID Recycling Service – Special Uplifts

The BID weekly recycling service was suspended at the beginning of the COVID-19 lockdown. Since then we have had enquiries from those businesses and organisations regarded as key sectors. With that in mind, we are asking those who remain open whether they would require some form of service, even if it is not as frequent [...]

By |2020-04-09T16:31:41+01:00April 9th, 2020|Uncategorised|Comments Off on BID Recycling Service – Special Uplifts

Clackmannanshire Business Support Partnership – COVID-19

The Clackmannanshire Business Support Partnership will be sending out its next weekly email update tomorrow, Friday 10th February, covering the latest support, grants and funding available to help businesses get through the COVID-19 crisis. To receive the email, sign-up here: http://eepurl.com/du7JeP

By |2020-04-09T15:54:47+01:00April 9th, 2020|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Clackmannanshire Business Support Partnership – COVID-19

BID Recycling Service – UPDATE

The weekly BID recycling service WILL take place on Wednesday 25th March 2020. The service will then be SUSPENDED until further notice. We hope you will understand that, in these difficult circumstances, it would be remiss of us to have the collection team visiting business premises during the Coronavirus outbreak and ongoing developments. We will [...]

By |2020-03-24T12:52:21+00:00March 24th, 2020|Uncategorised|Comments Off on BID Recycling Service – UPDATE

BID Free Recycling Service

The BID-funded weekly recycling service will continue until such times as we, and our contractors, are advised against. Whilst there is significant uncertainty about what will happen over the next few days, weeks or months, the BID will strive to deliver the services we have in place and continue to maintain our infrastructure where possible. [...]

By |2020-03-18T12:15:03+00:00March 18th, 2020|Uncategorised|Comments Off on BID Free Recycling Service

Free BID Pallet Recycling Service – March 2020 This service is now CANCELLED

Clacksfirst BID is planning an uplift of unwanted pallets for recycling. This is scheduled to commence Wednesday 25th March 2020. Due to the high volume of pallets being presented, it is likely that the service will take at least three days to complete. It is also worth noting that, due to the current circumstances, this may [...]

By |2020-03-18T16:03:41+00:00March 18th, 2020|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Free BID Pallet Recycling Service – March 2020 This service is now CANCELLED

COVID-19 Business Support

Immediate action in response to COVID-19 New measures to limit the impact of COVID-19 on the business community in Scotland have been announced by Finance Secretary Kate Forbes. The following steps will be put in place to support businesses during the 2020-21 financial year: • a 75% rates relief for retail, hospitality and leisure sectors with [...]

By |2020-03-18T11:58:46+00:00March 18th, 2020|Uncategorised|Comments Off on COVID-19 Business Support

Clacksfirst BID Property Improvement Grants

Clacksfirst Business Improvement District (BID) has launched a grant scheme designed to help businesses and organisations in the BID area to make improvements to their business premises. The grant funding will operate similar to the BID Security Improvement Grant Scheme whereby your business can apply for 50% of the cost to make the improvements and [...]

By |2019-10-21T13:42:47+01:00October 21st, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Clacksfirst BID Property Improvement Grants