The Open Spaces Working Party is responsible for the general maintenance of all the land, buildings and equipment owned by the Parish Council including parks, woodland and open spaces. This includes litter and dog waste service collection; benches and seats maintenance, grass and hedge cutting; tree maintenance; daily play ground equipment inspection and maintenance; boundary fence and gate maintenance; upkeep of all building owned and maintenance of all associated signage.
The Open Spaces Working Party is also responsible for the maintenance of the Holy Trinity Closed Churchyard and the War Memorial, over 500 footway street lights, over 70 allotment plots over two sites, six brick bus shelters and 1 metal shelter.
|Open Space Area||Councillor|
Roberts Ride: small grassed area with trees
|Entrance to Cedar Park School Cedar Avenue
Cedar Avenue/Shepherds Lane: grassed area in front of 123/135 Cedar Avenue
|Holmer Green Road Open Space inc. part of Footpath HAZ/11||Vacant|
|Hazlemere Recreation Ground
Rose Avenue Recreation Ground
|Holy Trinity Churchyard
Lowfield Way: grassed area in front 22-42 Lowfield Way
Holmoak Walk: grassed area adjacent to houses
Curzon Avenue: small grassed area by shops
|Fallowfield: grassed area adjacent to garages
Beechfield Way: grassed area adjacent to houses
The Dell Allotments
Queensway (12 acres)
|1, 6 and 8||Around Hazlemere Recreation Ground (Maintained by Hazlemere Parish Council)||John Horton|
|2||Beechfield Way (Maintained by Buckinghamshire Council)||Alan Cecil|
|3||Holy Trinity Church car park, Manor Road, St Johns Road to Kingswood (Maintained by Buckinghamshire Council)||Vacant|
|4, 5, 15, 16, 17 and 18||Grange Farm (Maintained by Buckinghamshire Council)||John Horton|
|7||Western Dene to Sawpit Hill (Maintained by Buckinghamshire Council)||David Thompson|
|9||Beech Tree pub to Kingswood (Maintained by Buckinghamshire Council)||Vacant|
|10||Barnes Lane to Manor Road (Maintained by Hazlemere Parish Council)||Vacant|
|11||Behind Ralphs Retreat, Marys Mead, Toms Turn, Cedar Park School to Cedar Avenue (Maintained by Hazlemere Parish Council)||Andy Baldwin|
|12||Queensway to Penn Road (Maintained by Hazlemere Parish Council)||Judy Weaver|
|13||Oakengrove Lane (Maintained by Buckinghamshire Council)||Alan Cecil|
|14||Putnam Lane (Maintained by Buckinghamshire Council)||Milly Roberts|
The following areas' grass cutting are now maintained by the Parish Council instead of Buckinghamshire Council, there will be eight cuts in a year.
Please see the maps to ascertain the exact areas being maintained which are outlined in red.
The following areas' grass cutting are now maintained by the Parish Council instead of Buckinghamshire Council with 8 cuts per annum.
The Parish Council has also taken on cutting hedges/trees shrubs which are a danger to road users/pedestrians on the same areas outlined in green. Landowners must be identified and written to requesting urgent works to be carried using standard letters; should the works not be completed then Buckinghamshire Council will undertake legal enforcement.