Merton has turned off the water supply to the Site. The Site has a single supply for its stand pipes and tanks, its toilets and the kitchen in the John Gray Centre.
Merton Council's published aim for its allotments is to turn off the supply every autumn and turn it on again in the spring. Merton imposes on idverde a contractual duty to take responsibility for management of water at the Site including turning the water off and on to coincide with the growing season and to prevent freezing and burst pipes.
The intention is to protect the exposed parts of the system from the possible effects of icy...
idverde, on behalf of Merton Council, has issued invoices for allotment fees and charges for the year ended 30 September 2019 (2018/19). The invoices state that payment must be made by 31 October 2018.
The invoices set out possible payment methods: bank transfer, by card by phone and by cheque. The Allotment Adminstrator has requested that plotholders pay by bank transfer if they can.
The relevant bank account is set out in the invoices and plotholders should quote the invoice number as a reference for the transfer to ensure correct allocation of the payment.