Litter Which types of litter we remove and how to report it to us. Fly tipping How to report rubbish that has been dumped on public land or roads. Overflowing or damaged bin How to report an overflowing or damaged street bin to us. Faulty street light You can report a faulty street light directly to Essex County Council Highways department. Abandoned vehicles How to report abandoned vehicles on public roads to us and how to claim ownership of an abandoned vehicle. Graffiti How to report graffiti to us. Dog fouling How to report dog fouling in public playgrounds or on public pavements to us. Needles How to report discarded needles on the street. Street sign problem How to report issues with street signs to us if they are damaged, spelt incorrectly or missing. Broken glass How to report broken glass on the street. Unauthorised advertising How to report advertising boards or posters, such as estate agent boards, which have been put on a property without the owner's permission. Abandoned shopping trolleys How to report an abandoned trolley.