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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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Protecting your community

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 12 March, 2016

On Monday, I am delighted to say that I have successfully worked with local residents to attempt to protect three specific areas by making them community assets.  They are: Land off Honeypot Lane La Plata Wood Wharf Road/Rollason Way Green   I am delighted that so many people are taking care of their local assets […]

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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 18 January to 1 February 2016

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 3 February, 2016

The following applications are currently “pending consideration”.  Please get in touch with any queries or requests for referrals. 30-40% crown reduction to 4 Lime trees. (TPO10/2010) 25 Gerrard Crescent Brentwood Essex CM14 4JU Ref. No: 16/00070/TPO | Validated: Wed 20 Jan 2016 | Status: Pending Consideration Conversion of a two bedroom dwelling into two flats. Single […]

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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 17th April 2015

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 17 April, 2015

In #Brentwoodwest this week there is a recommendation in Downsland Drive: Please note THIS IS NOT yet a decision – I am able to refer to planning committee now. 24 Downsland Drive: SINGLE STOREY REAR EXTENSION AND FIRST FLOOR SIDE EXTENSION Recommended for REFUSAL If you have any issues with the above officer recommendation then please get in touch […]

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Parking Fees reduced!

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 25 February, 2015

    Parking charges to go down under the Accord Administration! With the Lib Dems, I can’t remember a time when we weren’t fighting to make parking fees more reasonable!  Now we have done it – and the Tories voted AGAINST our plans! We pulled this off by being fair – we introduced an overnight parking […]

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Planning recommendations week ending 13th February 2015

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 17 February, 2015

In #Brentwoodwest this week there is an application in Burntwood: Please note THIS IS NOT yet a decision – I am able to refer to planning committee now. 9 Burntwood: SINGLE STOREY REAR EXTENSION TO INCLUDE THREE ROOFLIGHTS TO REAR. Recommended for APPROVAL If you have any issues with the above officer recommendation then please get in touch […]

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