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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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Proposed move of Warley Hill Post Office

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 7 March, 2016

The Post Office are consulting on the move of the Warley Hill post office but it won’t go far.  The plans are for it to move from 29 Warley Hill to the Londis, which will be modernised as a result, at 19 Warley Hill. You can access the consultation here – it runs until 14th […]

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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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Planning applications 7 November to 31 December 2015

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 2 January, 2016

  The following applications are currently “pending consideration”.  Please get in touch with any queries or requests for referrals. Demolition of single storey side element. Single storey side extension and alterations to ground floor rear fenestration 10 Firsgrove Crescent Warley Essex CM14 5JL Ref. No: 15/01548/FUL | Validated: Thu 03 Dec 2015 | Status: Pending Consideration […]

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Planning Applications – August 2015

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 6 September, 2015

This month, I spy applications in Kavanaghs Road, Selwood Road, Honeypot Lane, Firsgrove Crescent and London Road. Replace existing conservatory with single storey rear extension and add raised decking area to rear. 45 Kavanaghs Road Brentwood Essex CM14 4NE Ref. No: 15/01111/FUL | Received: Mon 24 Aug 2015 | Validated: Mon 24 Aug 2015 | Status: […]

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New planning applications – 17 July 2015

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 17 July, 2015

This week, I spy applications in Junction Road and Tower Hill: Change of use from storage to residential, alterations to front, roof lights to side and front and alterations to rear to facilitate first floor accommodation and a glazed link. 2B Tower Hill Brentwood Essex CM14 4TA Ref. No: 15/00866/FUL | Received: Fri 03 Jul […]

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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 1st May 2015

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 4 May, 2015

In #Brentwoodwest this week there is a recommendation in Firsgrove Crescent Please note THIS IS NOT yet a decision – I am able to refer to planning committee now. 18 Firsgrove Crescent: SINGLE STOREY REAR EXTENSION, NEW PORCH WITH PITCHED ROOF OVER PORCH AND BAY, LOFT CONVERSION WITH SUPPRESSED HIP TO GABLE ENLARGEMENT AND DORMER WINDOWS TO FRONT AND […]

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