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Questions – 21.09.17

Posted on Oct 10, 2017 in Public Questions

COUNCIL MEETING – 21ST SEPTEMBER 2017   Minute Number 080 – Questions from the Public.   Q1) The Food and Drink Festival appeared to be a very successful event. What reports of damage, violence and vandalism have you heard?   A1) Councillor V Chapman stated that she was not aware of any but a follow up meeting with the organisers will be taking place shortly.   Q2) Have written to all Councillors regarding permission for the Firework display on the Hard. Disappointed to learn that there are no funds available,...

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Questions – 17.08.17

Posted on Aug 27, 2017 in Public Questions

Minute Number 063 – Questions from the Public.   Q1) Removal of Sand and Gravel – Heard it mentioned earlier that there has been planning permission put in for the removal of sand and gravel. I have lived in Brightlingsea all my life, and millions of sand and gravel have been removed from Brightlingsea. Currently there are four huge great holes between Strangers Corner and Moverons. It was an area of outstanding natural beauty. I know that local councils, especially Tendring are always looking for holes to fill with waste,...

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Questions – 20.07.17

Posted on Aug 27, 2017 in Public Questions

Minute Number 043 – Questions from the Public. Q1) Richard Price stated that the original Waste Plan idea came from an European Directive. He then mentioned that there have been many crime issues, with vehicles being stolen off peoples drive ways. There is a big problem with crime in the town. County Councillor Goggin has, in the past, spoken about a plate recognition camera, we need everyone in the council to reunite about this crime. As a council can you ask County Councillor Goggin about the installation of the camera. We will soon...

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Questions – 15.06.17

Posted on Aug 14, 2017 in Public Questions

Minute Number 027 – Questions from the Public. Q1) Richard Price – Tendring should send a representative to the Parking Partnership. We have got yellow lines down one side of the road for July and August, but the other side by the humps is anytime and there is a small plaque on the posts. I do not remember any discussion about the yellow lines at any Town Council meetings. Someone from Tendring District Council is on this parking partnership, and there should have been more communication, but I do not remember it bring brought back to...

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Questions – 18.05.17

Posted on Aug 14, 2017 in Public Questions

Minute Number 001 – Questions from the Public.   Q1) Richard Price gave thanks to the Town Councillors, and also stated how impressed he was following the swimming pool meting. He said that that was the best meeting he had been to lately. Q2) David Stone – At the Town Meeting the Music Festival stated that they have grown over the years by 80%. Does the Council not think it is time to move it back down the Promenade and stop causing chaos around Hurst Green for three days?   A2) The Mayor replied that he felt Hurst Green was...

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Questions – 20.04.17

Posted on May 23, 2017 in Public Questions

COUNCIL MEETING – 20TH APRIL 2017 Minute Number 215 – Questions from the Public. Q1) Gary Humm – With the formal hurrah of Governance and all their ups and downs, I would like the Town Council to assure me that you have taken on board the local open accountable local government paperwork which changed in 2014 as it affects your use of Part B for almost everything, unless it is under certain circumstances. To use Part B, I had a meeting with Tendring this week, and when you publish your agenda you have to put certain paragraphs down as...

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Questions – 16.02.17

Posted on Mar 21, 2017 in Public Questions

Minute Number 181 – Questions from the Public. Q1) Richard Price – The Co-Op have put in their objection to waste plan, and you can access the comments on-line and get the details.  Has the Town Council had any correspondence  with East England Co-Op?  This could be serious and the town could end up with no Co-Op or Petrol Station. Q2) Gary Scott – Councillor for Alresford and District Councillor for Tendring – The proposed Waste Plan, when they are looking at waste plans, they carry out highway infrastructure improvements on roads to...

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Questions – 19.01.17

Posted on Mar 21, 2017 in Public Questions

Minute Number 164 – Questions from the Public. The Mayor reiterated that she would take all the questions first, and then all the answers would be given. Q1) Richard Price – Regarding the issue with the Hard, when are you likely to hear back from the Land Registry? A1) The Mayor replied that the Council does not know the time frame, and is still waiting to hear back from the Land Registry. Q2) James Willmet – As a resident on the Brightlingsea Leisure Village, is there any movement on the lease extension?  We have heard that Mr...

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Questions – 18.08.16

Posted on Sep 13, 2016 in Public Questions

Minute Number 077 – Questions from the Public.   The Mayor reiterated that she would take all the questions first, and then all the answers would be given.   Q1) Richard Price – Attended the recent Councillor Surgery and Councillors Judson and Russell are looking into the cost of the travellers. Would like to thank Councillor V Chapman for all the information on the emergency plan. There is now a proposal for a ‘super surgery’ change to the health system. There will be major changes coming in. Is there any information from...

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Questions – 12.07.16

Posted on Aug 22, 2016 in Public Questions

Minute Number 060 – Questions from the Public.   The Mayor reiterated that she would take all the questions first, and then all the answers would be given.   Q1) Richard Price – In this time of increased terrorist threats, I attended the Police meeting, and the 101 service came up again as it is not fit for purpose. What is Tendring District Councils policy of terrorist? We need to be increasingly vigilant. Would like to ask Councillor V Chapman how the Emergency Plan and 101 fit in for terrorism?   A1) Councillor V...

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