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Staplegrove Parish Council is on Facebook!

Posted on Apr 6, 2018 in General, Parish Council

Staplegrove Parish Council now has a Facebook page.  If you are a Facebook user just search ‘Staplegrove Parish Council’ and Like our page to get information, news and updates straight to your News Feed. The page is public so can be accessed by all at https://www.facebook.com/Staplegrove-Parish-Council-1899397046738611/

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Public Presentation

Posted on Mar 30, 2018 in Parish Council

The Parish Council very much appreciates being included in the thoughtful presentation to RoSAG and WARG at the public meeting held at Staplegrove Village Hall last Thursday evening and would like to thank all involved for their kindness and generosity.

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DRAFT minutes of the Parish Council meeting – Thursday 15th March 2018

Posted on Mar 22, 2018 in Parish Council, Parish Council Minutes

Please click HERE to see a DRAFT copy of the minutes of the Parish Council meeting held on Thursday 15th March 2018.

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Temporary Closure of Edgeborough Farm Road

Posted on Mar 13, 2018 in General, Parish Council, Road closure

  Somerset County Council have informed the Parish Council about the temporary closure of Edgeborough Farm Road to ALL TRAFFIC. This will effect Edgeborough Farm Road from 605m north west of the junction with Dodhill Road, north-westwards for a distance of 185 metres. This closure will enable Somerset Highways to carry out drainage works in this road. The closure order becomes effective on 3rd April 2018 and will remain in force for eighteen months. The works are expected to last for 18 days. Please click HERE to see the full...

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Temporary Closure of Staplegrove Road and Greenway Road (A358)

Posted on Mar 13, 2018 in General, Parish Council, Road closure

Somerset County Council have informed the Parish Council about the temporary closure of Staplegrove Road and Greenway Road (A358) to ALL TRAFFIC. This will effect Staplegrove Road, 30m from the junction with A3027 Staplegrove Road AND Greenway Road, 45m from the junction with A3027 Staplegrove Road, a total distance of 75 metres. This closure will enable Somerset Highways to carry out resurfacing works in this road. The closure order becomes effective on 27 March 2018 and will remain in force for eighteen months. The works are expected to last for 6 evenings, excluding Fri 30 Mar to Mon 02...

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Agenda for meeting of Staplegrove Parish Council – Thursday 15th March 2018

Posted on Mar 9, 2018 in Parish Council, Parish Council Agendas

Please click HERE to see a copy of the agenda for the next meeting of Staplegrove Parish Council.  The meeting will be held on Thursday 15th March 2018 at Staplegrove Village Hall, starting at 5pm. Copies of the draft minutes of the last meeting, and the meeting of the Planning Sub-committee are available on this website.  If you would like any other paperwork or information, please contact the Clerk (staplegroveparishcouncil@hotmail.com or 01823 276403)

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Correspondence with SCC regarding Highways matters

Posted on Mar 1, 2018 in Development of Staplegrove - The North Taunton Development, General, Highways, Parish Council

On 14th February 2018, a letter was sent by the Parish Council to Mr O’Dowd-Jones, Strategic Commissioning Manager – Highways and Transport, Somerset County Council.  A copy can be seen on this website in a post dated 15th February 2018. Please click HERE to see a response from Mr O’Dowd-Jones. A further letter has been sent by the Parish Council, requesting further clarification.  Please click HERE to see a copy of the...

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DRAFT minutes of Planning Sub-committee Meeting – 21st February 2018

Posted on Feb 22, 2018 in Parish Council, Parish Council Minutes

Please click HERE to see a copy of the DRAFT minutes of the Planning Sub-committee Meeting held on 21st February 2018.

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Letter to Cllr Rod Williams – Connecting Staplegrove Spine Road to Cheddon Road

Posted on Feb 19, 2018 in Development of Staplegrove - The North Taunton Development, Highways, Parish Council

The Parish Council have sent a letter to County Councillor Road Williams, stressing the importance of connecting the proposed spine road to Cheddon Road. Please click HERE to see a copy of the letter.

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Letter to Mr O’Dowd-Jones re Ring Road round North Taunton

Posted on Feb 15, 2018 in Development of Staplegrove - The North Taunton Development, General, Highways, Parish Council

On 30th January Somerset County Council (SCC) discussed their the Transport Strategy at a meeting of the Scrutiny for Policies and Place Committee.  A question was asked by the Parish Council at the meeting.  A copy of this question can be seen on this website (http://staplegroveparish.co.uk/development-of-staplegrove/connecting-our-garden-town-transport-strategy-scrutiny-meeting-30th-january-2018/) Somerset County Council (SCC) provided the following response by email: “The Council tested several options for road connections in association with planned development in the North of...

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