Sutton North Lib Dem Councillors

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Conservative Government to decide on school for Rosehill Park

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 21 February, 2020

The Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government has decided to ‘recover’ the appeal for the Rosehill school – that is he has decided to make the decision on the appeal himself.  He is able to this under the legislation, although it is not usual for an application for a school.  It means that […]

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Residents’ only parking in Aultone Way area to begin on 20 April

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 6 February, 2020

A traffic management order has been made by Sutton Council to bring the Permit Parking Area for Aultone Way, Woodend and Greenhill into effect.   The Council will be writing to residents in the area over the next two weeks to let them know about this, and how to apply for permits. The order is known […]

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by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 12 December, 2018

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Cycleway update

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 22 February, 2020

The first stage of the cycle way – the part through Greenshaw woods to the Rose Hill park West/ Grennell Road junction is to go ahead. Further details of this are here. There was very little response to the Council’s consultation, and the work will begin in June, giving the park time to dry out. […]

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Local committee to discuss Climate Emergency

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 17 February, 2020

The next meeting of the Local Committee will be on 27 February at 7pm at the Holy Family Church Hall, Sorrento Road.  The papers are here. There will be a presentation on the Climate Emergency.  Sutton Council has stepped up its commitment to tackling carbon emissions and rising temperatures by declaring a ‘Climate Change Emergency’.  […]

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Sutton wins Mayor’s Cultural Impact Award

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 15 February, 2020

In 2023, the borough will host events on the theme of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths), including a large scale light and laser show. The Mayor of London has today announced that Sutton will receive one of his prestigious Cultural Impact Awards in 2023. The £200,000 funding will be used to stage six events, right […]

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Councillors demand further safety improvements to Collingwood Road

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 11 February, 2020

Residents will be aware that the new safety measures in the road are far from addressing the problems of speeding traffic.  Following a road safety audit called for by your councillors, some important changes are to be made this week (subject to the weather). The improvements includes moving many of the Give Way signs closer to […]

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Ward boundary review

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 13 January, 2020

Every few years the independent Local Government Boundary Commission reviews the ward boundaries, to make sure they reflect local communities as far as possible, and also to make sure that all the wards are roughly of the same size – important when housing developments lead to population growth. The Commission is reviewing the boundaries for […]

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NHS Consultation on local hospital service

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 12 January, 2020

The local Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is consulting on proposals for local hospitals, which are important for how the NHS will provide future health care. The CCG is the group of local GPs that commission health services for us, and determines how they should be organised. Under the proposals: • the majority of services would […]

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Ruth, Marlene and Steve have written to the Planning Inspector asking for the appeal for the new school to be turned down.  Although accepting the case for a new school in Sutton, the councillors are concerned that the current proposals, for a four-storey block on the All-Weather pitch does not provide an inspirational school that […]

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Christmas tree collection

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 5 January, 2020

If you have a real Christmas tree dont forget to leave it out for recycling . Place it outside on Monday 13 January and it will be collected by 27 Jan. Alternatively take it to Kimpton Park Way recycling centre (where you should take it if it is not collected by 27 January).

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