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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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    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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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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Keeping you updated

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on September 1, 2013

Want news about your road or area straight to your inbox? Many #brentwoodwest residents are receiving relevant news on a regular basis when there is a planning application, proposed parking restrictions or something they need to know about their local area.  How? Simples!  They have just signed up to my newsletter – no spam, minimal […]

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Planning applications w.e. 19th July 2013

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on July 23, 2013

In #Brentwoodwest this week there are applications in Crescent Road and La Plata Grove. Please note these are NOT yet decisions – I am able to refer to planning committee now. -215 CRESCENT ROAD –  SINGLE STOREY FLAT ROOF REPLACEMENT, POLYCARBONATE LEAN TO ROOF WITH PITCHED GABLE END ROOF. REPLACE LEAN TO SLIDING DOORS WITH SUPPORTING WALLS […]

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Parking – simples?

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on April 22, 2013

I still recall those heady days when Brenwood Council was in charge of its own destiny, when we could get things done for residents without playing dodge the pothole, when we had some sort of control over our parking. It’s a different story these days, now the Tories have sold off the entire contents of […]

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Planning recommendations w.e. 28th March 2013

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on March 30, 2013

Just another very brief planning application in #brentwoodwest this week – for a dropped kerb at 89 Crescent Road.  

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by Cllr Karen Chilvers on March 26, 2013

Today, I am really proud of what we have been able to achieve, working together with ward colleague Cllr Will Russell, for everyone in #BrentwoodWest to enjoy. This is what we have done to make a difference:   We did this through pooling our ward budgets of £1350 each to first restore the footpath for […]

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Fantastic news!

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on February 14, 2013

#BrentwoodWest’s Warley Country Park path will be repaired over the next few weeks making the path safe for all users! This was a joint bid from our ward budget allocations from Conservative Cllr Will Russell and me. Yes, we may differ politically but we are perfectly able to put politics aside for our residents! It’s […]

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Safe as houses….or parks?

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on February 5, 2013

St Peter’s Park in Cromwell Road #brentwoodwest was a big story last year – there was an approach from a devleoper to buy it and the community pulled together to object. In the end, due only because of the public outcry, the developer was told to skidaddle and we saved it.  A council press release […]

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