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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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Conservatives bend the truth once again

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 24 February, 2016

For six weeks now, we have been trying to ascertain how the Honeypot Lane site came to be listed as a “preferred development site” in the Local Development Plan (LDP) and residents have constantly been told that it was discussed cross-party at the LDP working group. Now, one of our members on the LDP group […]

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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 10 October to 6 November 2015

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 6 November, 2015

  The following applications are currently “pending consideration”.  Please get in touch with any queries or requests for referrals. Single storey rear extension. The proposed extension would extend 4.5m beyond the rear wall of the original dwelling, the maximum height of the proposed extension would be 3.75m and the proposed eaves height would be 2.75m. 32 […]

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Planning applications 28 September to 9 October

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 9 October, 2015

  The following applications are currently “pending consideration”. Demolition of former print works and redevelopment to provide a mixed use development comprising 3 x retail/ commercial units at ground floor level and 5 residential units (3 x 1 bed and 2 x 2 bed units), communal amenity space and associated works. 17 – 19 Kings Road […]

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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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Planning applications

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 7 July, 2015

New planning applications in Brentwood West in Westwood Avenue and Selwood Road: Single storey rear extension. The proposed extension would extend 6m beyond the rear wall of the original dwelling, the maximum height of the proposed extension would be 2.5m and the proposed eaves height would be 2.5m. 96 Westwood Avenue Brentwood Essex CM14 4NU […]

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Planning recommendations week ending 15th May 2015

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 15 May, 2015

In #Brentwoodwest this week there are recommendations in Osborne Heights and Selwood Road. Please note THESE ARE NOT yet decisions – I am able to refer to planning committee now. 6 Osborne Heights: COPPICE T1, LAUREL T2 SYCAMORE TO CUT BACK. (TPO10/1991 AND TPO47/1993) Recommended for APPROVAL 44 Selwood Road: CONVERT GARAGE INTO HABITABLE SPACE WITH SINGLE STOREY REAR […]

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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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