COUNCIL  MEETING – 19TH NOVEMBER 2009

Minute 121 – Questions from the Public.

Questions
Q1) Pauline Lawrence – I notice in the Tendring Matters paper on page 8 – Don’t Block the Pavements – that a scheme is being launched in Frinton, Walton, Kirby and Holland on Sea.  Can you tell me more about this scheme?

Q2) Anna Burnett – What’s happening on the Town Appraisal Questionnaire?

Q3) Mr Price – An independent body sets the allowances, but how is that independent body funded?

Q4) Mrs House – With regard to the speed limits of traffic, is it time we followed suit on ’20 is plenty’?  Western Road is a cul-de-sac, but cars still speed down there.  Also, nearly two weeks ago our shop window as broken.  We are still waiting for the police to contact us regarding our CCTV film.
 

Answers
A1) Mr David Lines replied that this scheme is in partnership with the national Institute for the Blind, Essex County Council, Frinton and Walton Town Council and the Police.  If the scheme if successful it will be rolled out across the county. 

Councillor Janet Aldridge replied that Brightlingsea is launching a similar scheme called the Considerate Parking Initiative.  Advisory tickets will be issued where people are parking and blocking pavements, etc.  Car registration numbers will be taken and stored on a data base.
 
A2) The Mayor replied that the working party are looking at the returned questionnaires.

A3) Councillor Block replied that it is Government Body.

A4) Councillor Janet Russell replied that the TDALC (Tendring District Association of Local Councils) are looking into this at the moment.

Report Potholes

Essex County Council is responsible for highways in and around Brightlingsea. Report potholes directly here.

Text-to-speech

Most articles on this site feature a "Listen" button - when clicked you will hear the text read back. Make sure your speakers are on and the volume is turned up.

FixMyStreet

FixMyStreet directs reports of problems with your street, such as failed streetlights, to the correct local authority department.

Discover Brightlingsea

Read the annual town guide produced by the Town Council. 

© Brightlingsea Town Council 2011 – .
Site designed and maintained by Big Red Web Design. Webmaster.

© Brightlingsea Town Council 2011 – .
Site designed and maintained by Big Red Web Design. Webmaster.