Archive for the ‘Cromwell Road’ Category

Cromwell Road Play Area – clarification

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on October 12, 2014

I just wanted to set the record straight as – once again – little untruths are being told about me.  Conservative Cllr Will Russell is telling residents that, back in 2011, I wanted to the Cromwell Road Play Area shut down. This is completely untrue.  He is threatening to publish an email conversation about it.  I have […]

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  Over the weekend, each household will receive a letter addressed to whoever is on the council tax account about the William Hunter Way consultation and here’s why… On 1st September 2014, after the failure of the former Tory administration’s town centre development (along with eight wasted years and hundreds of thousands of pounds) the […]

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by Cllr Karen Chilvers on September 27, 2014

  Published in our September 2014 newsletter: Cllr Karen Chilvers says: “Many skeletons have fallen out of the cupboards since the Lib Dem-led Accord administration took control and one, that didn’t exactly surprise me, was that the Tories were planning to dispose of this popular children’s play area. It was buried deep in a report that came […]

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Where’s my polling station?

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on May 16, 2014

So, it’s nearly time to vote! If you don’t know where to vote on Thursday 22nd 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) Holly Trees […]

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Pennyfields – planning application

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on April 21, 2014

I was very concerned to hear of a planning application to turn 5 Pennyfields from a town house in to a multi-occupancy home for up to eight people.  That just doesn’t fit with the local area, could set a dangerous precedent for the future and have ramifications for parking and repetition of such applications all […]

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    Cast your mind back to Friday 1st October 2012, I was there on a cold, rainy morning at 9am with a council officer and my ward colleagues discussing a number of things following us saving Cromwell Road Play Area from the hands of greedy developers. It was a good meeting – we were […]

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There are three issues sitting in a black hole that I have formally requested now go on to a council agenda for decision. This used to be how things happened, but these days barely anything actually gets decided at a council meeting!  Anyway, this was my email to Cllr Jan Pound on Friday: Cllr Pound […]

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Planning recommendations week ending 22nd November 2013

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on November 24, 2013

There are no new planning applications to report this week but there has been an appeal against the refusal for a new block at The Badgers in Cromwell Road. I will update you when I have more information.

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Planning recommendations week ending 25th October 2013

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on October 29, 2013

In #Brentwoodwest this week there are applications in High Street and Cromwell Road. Please note these are NOT yet decisions – I am able to refer to planning committee now. 149C – 151 High Street - CHANGE OF USE OF FIRST AND SECOND FLOORS AND ERECTION OF ROOF EXTENSION TO FORM 2 X 1 BED AND 2 […]

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Vote 2014: Delighted to announce….

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on September 3, 2013

….that John Newberry (AKA Newbers) will be Brentwood West’s Liberal Democrat candidate for 2014. You can read all about John on his new website and follow him on twitter @Newbers4West. I am very excited about the prospect of John joining me as councillor for Brentwood West next year and, those of you that have […]

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