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Where’s my polling station? Where can I vote for Karen?

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 17 April, 2016

So, it’s nearly time to vote for me (please)! If you don’t know where to vote on Thursday 5th May, here’s my guide: There are four polling stations in Brentwood West, they will be on your polling card, but just in case, here’s a map for each: Victoria Court, Victoria Road (Polling card numbers starting CA) […]

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Pastoral Way: Tories say NO & admit over-development

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 9 April, 2016

I have now had a response to the request I put in following the parking survey for increased parking restrictions in Pastoral Way. Not only have they said no, but they have admitted that they have approved far too many properties in the area and that people have nowhere to park. The request for the […]

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Brentwood in the next 20 years….

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 14 February, 2016

If you want to have your say in the development plan for Brentwood between now and 2037 then it is time to have your say. The Conservative Government has decreed that we need to build 5,500 homes in this time.  Now, I have made it clear that, on behalf of the majority of residents in […]

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Why do Tory controlled Brentwood Council keep ripping up the trees?

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 14 February, 2016

For the fourth time this year, twice yesterday, I found myself sitting with a resident/group of residents upset about the council ripping through or “tidying” up the greenery around their homes. Last year, when the Accord administration was in power, we listened to residents as you will see here from this similar story in Firsgrove […]

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Pastoral Way parking – the results are in!

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 2 December, 2015

Here are the results of the parking survey regarding the parking restrictions in Pastoral Way, opposite Beechwood Surgery 93% of respondents wanted to INCREASE the parking restrictions there 3.5% said we should DECREASE the parking restrictions 3.5% said to do nothing So, the overwhelming majority want more and, this being the case, I will put […]

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Pastoral Way – parking restrictions

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 14 November, 2015

    #BrentwoodWest #Clements Park For a few weeks now, I have been running a resident survey regarding the parking restrictions opposite Beechwood Surgery in Pastoral Way. I have had a good response, and I won’t say which way it is leaning at the moment, but this is just to let everyone know that I […]

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Pastoral Way parking survey

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 19 September, 2015

If you live in Clements Park, this survey is to help you! I have been advised by residents that parking around the Beechwood Surgery is still a problem. In order to even start discussions on increased restrictions, I need to know, and have evidence of, local opinion.  Therefore I have set up a very short […]

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The only way is up!

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 9 May, 2015

Well, I’ve had better election weekends (2007, 2012 and 2014) and I have had worse ones (2008 and, oh goodness, 2011) but, here I still am…fighting for what’s right, fighting for fairness and fighting for Brentwood West residents. So, we don’t have Alison Fulcher as new Brentwood West councillor, that’s a terrible shame.  This lady […]

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TWO VOTES – use them wisely!

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 4 May, 2015

#BrentwoodWest – you have two completely separate votes on Thursday – one for a Brentwood West councillor and one for the MP who will represent Brentwood and Ongar.  This is how it works: – You have ONE vote to choose your MP.  It’s a white paper which lists six candidates.  They are listed here. Some […]

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Planning recommendations week ending 2nd April 2015

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 4 April, 2015

  In #Brentwoodwest this week there is a recommendation in Kings Chase and an update on the proposed takeaway on Warley Hill: Please note THIS IS NOT yet a decision – I am able to refer to planning committee now. 44 Kings Chase: SINGLE STOREY REAR EXTENSION AND INCREASE IN RIDGE HEIGHT TO ACCOMMODATE LOFT CONVERSION AND TO INCLUDE […]

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