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Pastoral Way: Tories say NO & admit over-development

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 9 April, 2016

I have now had a response to the request I put in following the parking survey for increased parking restrictions in Pastoral Way. Not only have they said no, but they have admitted that they have approved far too many properties in the area and that people have nowhere to park. The request for the […]

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Proposed move of Warley Hill Post Office

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 7 March, 2016

The Post Office are consulting on the move of the Warley Hill post office but it won’t go far.  The plans are for it to move from 29 Warley Hill to the Londis, which will be modernised as a result, at 19 Warley Hill. You can access the consultation here – it runs until 14th […]

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Harold Wood Polyclinic: directions

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 9 February, 2014

Last week, a resident asked for my help following a rather non-helpful response from the NHS helpline!!! In a nutshell, she just wanted more specific directions but they couldn’t give them to her – which is really great if you are walking.  Anyway, having found myself down there myself on Friday following someone barging into […]

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Vote 2014: Delighted to announce….

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 3 September, 2013

….that John Newberry (AKA Newbers) will be Brentwood West’s Liberal Democrat candidate for 2014. You can read all about John on his new website and follow him on twitter @Newbers4West. I am very excited about the prospect of John joining me as councillor for Brentwood West next year and, those of you that have […]

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Crossrail – London road disruption

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 17 July, 2013

Over the last few days it has become clear that the Crossrail cables will cause massive disruption for three months across Brentwood and that London Road (therefore most of Brentwood West) will suffer as a result. Unfortunately, the Conservatives couldn’t be bothered to tell us about the detail of this major project as they were […]

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Post box update

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 5 June, 2013

Trying to get things for the community these days is like pushing treacle up hill! Remember I asked Royal Mail to see if we could get an extra postbox to cover Rollason Way and the hundreds of new properties. A flat NO was the answer – no discussion – just no. I went back to […]

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Brentwood Housing Survey

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 16 May, 2013

So, there is going to be a Housing Survey – don’t miss your chance to tell the council what you think.  This is important and there’s a short window for responses! From the Council’s website: More than 5,000 Brentwood residents will be asked by Brentwood Borough Council to take part in a housing survey during […]

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by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 26 March, 2013

Today, I am really proud of what we have been able to achieve, working together with ward colleague Cllr Will Russell, for everyone in #BrentwoodWest to enjoy. This is what we have done to make a difference:   We did this through pooling our ward budgets of £1350 each to first restore the footpath for […]

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More on the disabled car parking spaces

by Cllr Karen Chilvers on 26 February, 2013

No comment, due to being on planning, but you might be interested to read the comments from my colleague Cllr James Sapwell on this issue.  

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