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Archive for February 7th, 2013

Watery Lane Worries

There was nearly an hours discussion at Rawreth Parish Council last night about Watery Lane:

  • Disappointment that there was no-one there from the County Council
  • Discussion about possible solutions and sharing of local knowledge
  • Concern about how it is affecting Rawreth residents and businesses. One lady explained how, because lorries couldn’t deliver animal feed for over a month, she had to load half a tonne of feed herself into her own vehicle.
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    • Jim Cripps: Thank you , although I am quite outspoken on here I am not a trouble maker (CHRIS would vouch for me I...
    • A.Matthews: Yes you will be most welcome,We will probably extend the public participation part and try and get the...
    • admin: These are public meetings, you can certainly attend.
    • Jim Cripps: Can I attend the Parish Council meeting please ? , I live about 100yards outside your Eastern boundary...
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    • A.Matthews: Dee.Yes it was several volunteers actively jotting down every vehicle ,No it was not to highways...
    • Jim Cripps: Bruce we need the Town Council and Parish Council to actively lobby the District Council in respect of...
    • Dee: To what standard was this survey conducted? Was it a few men counting cars in high vis for a day or conducted to...
    • Christine Paine: You have a point Richard, but we do need a more vibrant High St. All that seems to open at the...
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    • Jim Cripps: Watched the Scotland debate on TV last night and I think it sums up ( on a bigger scale obviously ) our...
    • A.Matthews: Dee. I would like to draw your attention to a traffic survey carried out by Rawreth Parish Council in...
    • A.Matthews: Well done to those responsible for the Demo .Made the point so well In the long run Beeches Road and...
    • Dee: I was there, we were even tooted by traffic police officers, our highlight was observing councillor cutmore...
    • Dee: There has never been a survey conducted for watery lane. How can this be a sound judgement? I accept it’s...
    • Jim Cripps: Well , in the absence of any other Parish / Town or District Council leadership , about 50 people...
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