Archive for the ‘Vaughan Williams Way’ Category

William Hunter Way consultation – a reminder

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on October 12, 2014

  Over the weekend, each household will receive a letter addressed to whoever is on the council tax account about the William Hunter Way consultation and here’s why… On 1st September 2014, after the failure of the former Tory administration’s town centre development (along with eight wasted years and hundreds of thousands of pounds) the […]

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Tory controlled Essex County Council – Speedy they are not!

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on September 27, 2014

The ever speedy, super-reactive Tory County Council to whom you pay 75% of your council tax have acted with lightning speed to remove the bus stop in Vaughan Williams Way just a mere TWO AND A HALF YEARS after they promised they would. Let’s hope we never need them to give us a lift to […]

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Planning recommendations week ending 27 June 2014

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on July 3, 2014

APOLOGIES FOR THE LATENESS OF THIS POSTING… In #Brentwoodwest this week there are applications in Copper Beeches (Warley Hill), Hill Road and Vaughan Williams Way.  There is also some news about the planning application in South Weald Road. Please note these are NOT yet decisions – I am able to refer to planning committee now. 6 […]

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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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Clements Park & children’s safety

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on February 11, 2014

Sometimes, you just need to get to the point, published in this week’s @gazetteseries: Dear Editor This is an open letter to the Tory administration regarding a safety issue in Clements Park in my ward, Brentwood West.  I’ve exhausted every other avenue so I am taking this public step so some notice is taken. There […]

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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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For over a year, discussions were taking place between a group of residents in Vaughan Williams Way and the council on increasing a drive way and reinforcing some council grass. The residents kept, quite rightly, writing to me and the officer concerned about what the next stage was, the cost and the resident contribution to […]

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A year ago, I stood in the freezing cold in Tallis Way suffering from a chest infection to discuss the installation of some fencing at the foot of the hill with an officer.  If you are not familiar with it, a small hill in front of Tallis Way leads to a path at its foot […]

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There are three issues sitting in a black hole that I have formally requested now go on to a council agenda for decision. This used to be how things happened, but these days barely anything actually gets decided at a council meeting!  Anyway, this was my email to Cllr Jan Pound on Friday: Cllr Pound […]

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Vaughan Williams Way/Potiphar Place fly tipping

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on September 8, 2013

Thanks to the person who stuck all this by the bin in Vaughan Williams Way. I’ve reported it #brentwoodwest pic.twitter.com/ak889CyhMQ — Cllr Karen Chilvers (@LDKatz71) September 8, 2013  

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