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Planning recommendations week ending 12 December 2014

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on December 14, 2014

In #Brentwoodwest this week there are application in Homesteads, Ashford Avenue, Honeypot Lane, High Street, London Road and La Plata Grove: Please note THESE ARE NOT yet decisions – I am able to refer to planning committee now. HOMESTEADS ENTRANCE TO HILL ROAD ENTRANCE TO HILLSIDE WALK ENTRANCE TO SOUTH WEALD ROAD BRENTWOOD ESSEX REMODELLING OF ACCESS INTO PRIVATE […]

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Cromwell Road Play Area – clarification

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on October 12, 2014

I just wanted to set the record straight as – once again – little untruths are being told about me.  Conservative Cllr Will Russell is telling residents that, back in 2011, I wanted to the Cromwell Road Play Area shut down. This is completely untrue.  He is threatening to publish an email conversation about it.  I have […]

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Remember the Butcher, the Baker & the Candlestick maker?  Wouldn’t we like to see these sort of independent traders back to the town? The Accord administration is looking far in to the future of Brentwood and sometimes this means floating brave new ideas.  That’s just what we are doing with the council-owned and under-utilised Westbury […]

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  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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In #Brentwoodwest this week there is an application in Firsgrove Crescent: Please note THIS IS NOT yet a decisions – I am able to refer to planning committee now. 21 Firsgrove Crescent: PART SINGLE, PART TWO STOREY REAR/SIDE EXTENSION Recommended for REFUSAL If you have any issues with the above officer recommendation then please get in touch with me as […]

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SAVING CROMWELL ROAD PLAY AREA FROM THE TORIES

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on September 27, 2014

  Published in our September 2014 newsletter: Cllr Karen Chilvers says: “Many skeletons have fallen out of the cupboards since the Lib Dem-led Accord administration took control and one, that didn’t exactly surprise me, was that the Tories were planning to dispose of this popular children’s play area. It was buried deep in a report that came […]

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ACTION ON TESCO WARLEY HILL CHAOS

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on

Published in our September 2014 newsletter: An accident at Beech Spinney, congestion on Warley Hill and rogue late night alarms…yes Warley Hill Tesco has brought with it everything we worried about…and more! However, we do appreciate some residents welcome the new store and we are determined to ensure that they are good neighbours. Karen, David and John are working to […]

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Newberry: I want the crime issues SORTED

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on

Published in our September 2014 newsletter: Retired Brentwood Police Sergeant Cllr John Newberry says: “I am very concerned that my residents feel they are not being listened to by our local police team and, very sadly, I have to say that I think they are right. I am hearing about all manner of crime issues across my ward […]

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September 2014 – our newsletter

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on

Many of you have (or will be) receiving the latest newsletter from John, David and me through the door.  If it raises any issues in your mind we are more than happy to help but, in the meantime, I am going to share the articles on here in case you didn’t see them. Remember, we […]

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Homesteads – the stress continues

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on

  Here we go again.   No sooner was the appeal against the decision made last November dropped, a new application went in.  This time, it is for “outline permission” so, basically the same thing as before but by stealth. We are waiting for an officer recommendation on this but residents can be assured that […]

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