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TWO VOTES – use them wisely!

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 4 May, 2015

#BrentwoodWest – you have two completely separate votes on Thursday – one for a Brentwood West councillor and one for the MP who will represent Brentwood and Ongar.  This is how it works: – You have ONE vote to choose your MP.  It’s a white paper which lists six candidates.  They are listed here. Some […]

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Running Brentwood: a privilege not a right

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 26 April, 2015

Last year, when we ousted the Tories from power with our Labour, Brentwood First and independent colleagues, I was ecstatic.  From 2006, I had been fighting back against their dogmatic control ever since, just before I agreed to stand as a Lib Dem candidate, I saw the awful development they wanted to plonk in to our […]

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Planning recommendations week ending 2nd April 2015

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 4 April, 2015

  In #Brentwoodwest this week there is a recommendation in Kings Chase and an update on the proposed takeaway on Warley Hill: Please note THIS IS NOT yet a decision – I am able to refer to planning committee now. 44 Kings Chase: SINGLE STOREY REAR EXTENSION AND INCREASE IN RIDGE HEIGHT TO ACCOMMODATE LOFT CONVERSION AND TO INCLUDE […]

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Q: When’s a crossing not a crossing?

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 7 February, 2015

A: When Essex County Council are in charge of painting it on! So, Alison Fulcher our 2015 candidate was out in the ward again and was horrified to see the state of some of our pedestrian crossings.  She’s asked Cllr David Kendall to raise his with officers at Essex to see what can be done.

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