Grounds maintenance service

We look after and maintain a large amount of green space in Newark and Sherwood, including our parks and open grass areas, as well as the land on our council housing estates and sheltered schemes.

The grounds maintenance team complete the following throughout the year:

  • grass cutting
  • hedge trimming
  • tree maintenance and planting
  • weed removal and control
  • removal of debris 
  • flower and bulb planting
  • playground maintenance

Reporting grounds maintenance issues

Please contact us to report any grounds maintenance issues.

Grass verges on roads

Nottinghamshire County Council has responsibility for maintaining the grass verges in Newark and Sherwood. To report any issues, complete the online form on Nottinghamshire County Council’s website. 

National Highways maintain trunk roads in Nottinghamshire, including the A46, A1, A453, A52 and M1. Any tree or vegetation issues on these roads can be reported to them directly by calling 0300 123 5000 or emailing