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  Welcome to the Parish Council website

SATURDAY SURGERY - Galleywood Library - 28 July 2018 - 10.00am-12.00noon - Walk In Appointments Welcome

Come and meet Cllr Anthony McQuiggan (Chairman) for an informal chat about any concerns or points that you would like to discuss,  This is your opportunity (with or without appointment) to air your views to your local Parish Councillors.  Alternatively you can book an appointment time convenient to you by contacting the Clerk on 01245 358898 or Deputy Clerk on 01245 348759.

NOTICE OF CASUAL VACANCY - GALLEYWOOD WEST WARD

Notice is hereby given that a vacancy has arisen in the office of Parish Councillor for the above Parish Ward by reason of the resignation of Councillor Charlotte McLean.  An election to fill the vacancy will be held within SIXTY days of the date of this notice, providing a request in writing by TEN electors of Galleywood West Ward is received by The Chief Executive, Chelmsford City Council, Civic Centre, Duke Street, Chelmsford Essex CM1 1JE within FOURTEEN days of the date of this notice (excluding weekends and Bank Holidays), 26 July 2018.  If no such request is received by the Chief Executive, the Parish Council will proceed to fill the vacancy by co-option.  Dated 6 July 2018 - Signed:  Tory Melhuish - Parish Clerk - Council Offices, The Keene Hall, Watchouse Road, Galleywood, Chelmsford Essex CM2 8PT.

ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - Section 14(i)

Temporary Traffic Reulation Roder of Stock Road, Bakers Lane, Galleywood

Please click on the following link https://roadworks.org?tm=105719827 to find details of the intended closure of Stock Road, Bakers Lane, due to commence on 17 July 2018 for 4 days.  The closure is required for the safety of the public and workforce whilst Essex County Council undertakes Phase 1 of Surface Dressing works

For more information, please click on  the following link to watch a video about the Surface Dressing Process https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2dgowi3JXhg

CHELMSFORD PARK AND RIDE ONLINE SURVEY

From 28 June 2018 Essex County Council will be requesting your views on Chelmsford Park and Ride to help improve the service.  The service will close on 24 July 2018.  To complete the online survey, please visit http://bit.ly/chelmsfordParkandRide

PLAY IN THE PARK with us this Summer - Chelmer Park and Pavilion, Beehive Lane, Chelmsford - 1 and 15 August 2018 10.00am-12.00 noon

Free Multi-activity sessions for children aged 3-11 years.  Each two hour long session is packed full of sports, games, arts and crafts.  Selected sessions will also feature special 'Extras' such as; bouncy castles, face painting and a petting zoo!  For further information please contact playinthepark@chelmsford.gov.uk or 01245 606684 www.chelmsford.gov.uk/play.

GALLEYWOOD AND DISTRICT NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH - IMPORTANT MESSAGE

The group is currently in need of volunteers and a new Chairman from the end of this year.  The role would particularly suit someone who has a small amount of free time and would be willing to serve the community.  The role of a volunteer is certainly very rewarding.  If you would be willing to offer your services, please contact 01245 611426 or by email here. Information can be sent out to provide you with details of what the positions entail.

NEW FOOTPATH - MARGARETTING ROAD - GALLEYWOOD HERITAGE CENTRE

The new footpath was opened with a ceremonial ribbon cutting on Monday 4 June 2018 at 6.00pm by the Chairman of the Parish Council - Councillor Anthony McQuiggan.  The event was well attended by City and Parish Councillors and parishioners.

BE BLOOMING PROUD OF YOUR FRONT GARDEN!

Why not enter the Chelmsford CIty Council Blooming Beautiful Chelmsford Competition?  Simply take up to four photos of your front garden and send them to CCC on facebook www.facebook.com/LoveYourChelmsford or pop them in an email to lyc@chelmsford.gov.uk for a change to WIN £50 of Abercorn Vouchers!  Good luck everybody!  Closure date 27 July 2018.

THE ENVIRONMENTAL GROUP - (TEG)

Do you care about your neighbourhood and would like to join a group of volunteers who work to conserve and improve our natural environment? teg are currently looking for like minded people who enjoy being outside in the fresh air.  If you have a couple of hours free every now and again please contact Mike Whalley at mfrw@hotmail.com or telephone 01245 266209.

REFURBISHMENT OF GALLEYWOOD PUBLIC CONVENIENCES

Refurbishment is complete and open to all users 24/7.  In case of any emergency please contact 01245 606299 or for any other issues please contact report@galleywoodparishcouncil.org.uk

 The next Parish Council meetings

Council Monday 3 September 2018 - 7.00pm - The Hall

Agenda

(pending)

Planning and Highways Committee

 

Thursday 19 July 2018 - 7.00pm - Lodge Room

 

Agenda

 

18/01016/FUL The Cottage, Lower Green, Galleywood CM2 8QS - Single storey rear orangery  
18/01113/FUL 1 Brook Lane, Galleywood CM2 8NJ - First floor rear extension and single storey side extension  
18/01154/FUL 24 Brook Lane, Galleywood CM2 8NL - Proposed two storey and first floor side and rear extension  
18/01169/LBC Barn, Great Sir Hughes Farm, West Hanningfield Road, Great Baddow CM2 7SZ - Removal of failing thatched roof and replace with agreed tile after corrective repairs to internal timbers  
18/01180/FUL 70 Keene Way, Galleywood CM2 8NR - Single storey front and side extension and two storey front and side extension.  
18/01181/FUL

3 Avila Chase, Galleywood CM2 8QE - Single storey side extension

 
Finance and Resources Committee Thursday 26 July 2018 - 7.00pm - Lodge Room

Agenda

(pending)

 Contact Information

Keene Hall, Watchouse Road, Galleywood, CHELMSFORD, Essex, CM2 8PT
Open 9.00am - 1.00pm weekdays

Clerk, Tory Melhuish             Tel. 01245 358898            

Email: clerk@galleywoodparishcouncil.org.uk                                 

Deputy Clerk, Nicola Caton  Tel. 01245 348756           

Email: deputyclerk@galleywoodparishcouncil.org.uk          

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