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Westwood Avenue – refusal for 12 new houses

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on September 27, 2014

I have just finished doing a lap of honour around my front room upon discovering that the crazy, unpopular and inappropriate application to build 12 houses in the place of 16 Westwood Avenue has been refused. I say crazy because the developer was trying to make us believe that despite three houses being refused on […]

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Planning recommendations week ending 11th July 2014

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on July 11, 2014

In #Brentwoodwest this week there are applications in Kavanaghs Road and Westwood Avenue. Please note these are NOT yet decisions – I am able to refer to planning committee now. Kymla, Kavanaghs Road: CONSTRUCTION OF A PART TWO/SINGLE STOREY SIDE EXTENSION (DEMOLITION OF THE EXISTING DETACHED GARAGE) Recommended for APPROVAL 56 Westwood Avenue: SINGLE STOREY REAR AND TWO STOREY […]

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Not great news for Westwood Avenue…

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on July 6, 2014

Developers and Tory councillors are not being kind to the good folk of Westwood Avenue and the surrounding roads. 8, 14 and 16 Westwood Avenue: back garden planning application The developers have written to councillors to say they are now ready to submit their application demolish Number 16 and replace it with 12 new dwellings (5 two […]

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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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8, 14 and 16 Westwood Avenue: back garden planning application

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on April 29, 2014

A developer has written to me to advise they are planning 12 2/3 bedroom properties in the back gardens of 8,14 and 16.  They also advise there is a public consultation on 9 May at South Weald Parish Hall from 4pm to 8pm. This affects people in Westwood Avenue, Elm Way, Manor Way, Westway, West Park […]

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Railway area at Kavanaghs Road/Crescent Road junction

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on April 25, 2014

Just to let you know that officers are visiting this area at my request and will issue an enforcement notice if it is considered as an untidy area…..so I expect an enforcement notice to be issued forthwith!

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Planning recommendations week ending 11 April 2014

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on April 12, 2014

In #Brentwoodwest this week there are applications in London Road and Kavanaghs Road. Please note these are NOT yet decisions – I am able to refer to planning committee now. 32 London Road  - SINGLE STOREY REAR EXTENSION, DORMER TO REAR AND PITCHED ROOF TO EXISTING SIDE EXTENSION. Recommended for APPROVAL Beaulieu, Kavanaghs Road  - CONSTRUCTION OF TWO […]

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Residents will today have received a parking consultation to canvass support for parking restrictions in these three roads.  Cllr Kendall and I have done what we can and responded to resident concerns over commuter parking by pushing for a consultation – it’s over to you now and we won’t push you any particular way but […]

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There have been parking issues in Honeypot Lane and Kavanaghs Road for a little while, first of all due to the builders of The Beeches deciding to park in these roads and, most recently, the decision of BT to hire out some of their office space but without parking spaces.  Of course, people have been […]

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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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