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Business Environment Parking Planning Town Centre Transport

Morrisons

Thank you for all your questions and comments.  These are the answers that Morrison gave me today at our meeting. When will Monument Hill be opened?  This afternoon. Will all of the street work be complete?  No there will be short closures from time to time.  The pedestrian crossing is still to be finished and […]

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Business Environment Planning Town Centre Transport

Morrison Noise and Deliveries

Morrisons has withdrawn its application for the variation to the planning conditions laid down by Elmbridge.  The reference was 2014/0484  Variation of Conditions 5 (Deliveries/Servicing) and 10 (Plant Noise) of planning permission 2013/1611 (New food store).  There were 228 objections.  

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Transport Weybridge

Monument Hill Traffic

Over the last ten years has traffic in Weybridge increased, reduced or stayed about the same?  You can have a look at any road in and around Weybridge here.  The figures are from the national department for transport.  For comparison, the M25 is around 150,000 vehicles a day, the A3 65,000, Byfleet Road 24,000 and […]

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Planning Town Centre Transport

Morrisons is back for more

Morrisons has applied to reduce the conditions imposed at the time of the original planning permission.  See their reasons (Letter). If you want to know more about this application then click here.  The reference number is 2014/0484. Many local people objected to such a large supermarket in the town centre.  Others, who supported the development, did […]

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Transport

Walton Lane Lorries

Walton Lane action on over weight lorries has had a response from Surrey on replacement signage at Walton Bridge Surrey proposes a road sign along the A244 on the western (lower side) side of the new bridge which along with providing directional details for drivers of the Walton Lane junction does warn drivers of the 7.5 […]

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Business Education Leisure Planning Safety Transport

Cycling in Weybridge

To reduce congestion we need as many journeys made by cycling as possible. To encourage people to cycle we need residential streets with 20mph limits and main roads with well designed cycling facilities.  Weybridge is no exception. What does putting cycling first do for us? It helps to reduce crime and congestion and it increases […]

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Planning Town Centre Transport

Morrisons – Officers say yes

  The planning professionals at Elmbridge and Surrey have given their recommendation for the borough to permit the development of a new Morrisons in Monument Hill.  In precise terms “… it is considered that this scheme be recommended for planning permission… “.  Have a read of their report (Morrisons 2013-1611) and tell me what you think. Twenty-three […]

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Planning Town Centre Transport

Morrisons

  Morrison’s planning application is set to go to Elmbridge’s planning committee at 7:45, Tuesday, 16 July, in the council chamber at the civic centre. I am on the committee and I want to hear your views.  What do you think of this?  See the video.  Any thoughts on the plane tree in Monument Road?

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Countryside Parking Planning

Walton Lane

Many of you will know that I think Walton Lane – the ancient way to Walton from Weybridge before Oatlands Drive was built – should be stopped up for motorised vehicles on the border between Weybridge and Shepperton (Yes Cowey Sale is in Shepperton despite being south of the river) – the benefits to people living in the north of Weybridge would be […]

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Planning Town Centre

Morrisons

Morrisons submitted its planning application to the borough on 19 April but the plans have only become available now.  You have until 17 May to make any observations.  Click here to get to the application.  Then type in 2013/1611.  The details are right at the bottom of the page. Given that this is a very important application and that the borough […]

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