Glendale is proud to announce award of a ten-year contract to provide landscape maintenance services to Lee Valley Regional Park Authority

2 years ago

Leading Green Service provider Glendale is proud to announce that they have been contracted to deliver a broad range of Grounds Maintenance and Landscaping Services to The Lee Valley Regional Park Authority. The annual contract, worth in the region of £750,000 a year, is for an initial 10-year period with the option to extend for a further 5-years.

Glendale will provide a mix of grounds maintenance services over the next 10-15 years to support the excellent work carried out by the authority. Core services will include Landscape Maintenance, Commercial Grass Cutting, Commercial Hedge Trimming, Weeding Services, Invasive Species Control, Leaf Clearance and Collection, Shrub Bed Maintenance, Vegetation Clearance, Vegetation Management, and a range of Arboriculture Services.

The Lee Valley Regional Park Authority was established by Act of Parliament in 1966 (the “Act”). It has a statutory duty to develop, improve, preserve, and manage for the purposes of recreation, sport, entertainment, and the enjoyment of leisure an area adjoining the River Lea. The Act requires the Authority to protect and enhance the environment and biodiversity, to create public open space for leisure and recreation, and to deliver sports facilities of regional significance.

The Park is a unique entity, extending over 26 miles along the course of the River Lea, from the banks of the Thames in the heart of East London, extending through the site of the 2012 Olympics, on through North London and into Hertfordshire and Essex before ending in Ware, Hertfordshire. In all, the Park includes some 10,000 acres of land of which the Park Authority owns and manages some 4,000 acres.

The Authority currently owns several world class sporting venues, outstanding parklands, internationally valuable wildlife sites, and a host of recreation facilities and visitor attractions, and the venues and open spaces attract more than 6 million visitors a year.

Glendale offers an all-encompassing green space management service at a national and local level. They are skilled designers, suppliers, and distributors of grounds maintenance, tree management, landscaping, landscape architectural services, planning consultancy, and woodland management activities, tackling these, and various other green space management tasks, for public and private sector clients across the UK. They also provide a range of winter grounds maintenance services including winter gritting and snow clearing services.

Glendale is a national company with a local feel, led by a team who care deeply about their people and the industry, dedicated to delivering the best possible service for clients across the UK.

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