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‘Connecting our Garden Town’ (Transport Strategy) Scrutiny Meeting – 30th January 2018

Posted on Jan 21, 2018 in Development of Staplegrove - The North Taunton Development, Highways, Parish Council

It is understood that Somerset County Council (SCC) are holding a meeting of the Scrutiny for Policies and Place Committee on Tuesday 30th January 2018 10.00 am.  One one of the items that is going to be considered is the Transport Strategy which has been jointly produced by SCC and Taunton Deane Borough Council (TDBC).

A copy of the document can be found online at http://www2.tauntondeane.gov.uk/webpages/tdbcagendas/RtnPDF.aspx?ImgName=Item+5.PDF&PMI=20172005 (Please scroll down to page 6.)

Questions must be submitted prior to the meeting, and further information can be provided by Lindsey Tawse on 01823 355059, Email: ltawse@somerset.gov.uk Jamie Jackson on 01823 359040, Email: jajackson@somerset.gov.uk

A copy of the question submitted on behalf of Staplegrove Parish Council can be seen by clicking HERE .

Agenda for Parish Council meeting – Thursday 18th January 2018

Posted on Jan 11, 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 18th January 2018 at the Village Hall, and will start at 5pm.  Members of the public are welcome to attend.

Copies of the meeting papers will be available at the meeting, but can be sent by email on request.  Please contact the Clerk at staplegroveparishcouncil@hotmail.com

 

Temporary Closure of Langford Lane, Staplegrove – 29th January 2018

Posted on Dec 30, 2017 in Road closure

Somerset County Council as the Highway Authority have received an application for the temporary closure of Langford Lane from Aplant Lux Traffic Control.

This road will be closed from 29th January 2018 and is expected to last for 3 days (09:00-15:30) to enable BT Openreach to gain access to overhead network for a new customer connection to be carried out in this road.

For any further information please contact A Plant Lux Traffic on 03700 500 792

Temporary Closure of Manor Road – 12 February 2018

Posted on Dec 14, 2017 in General, Road closure

Somerset County Council have issued an order PROHIBITING ALL TRAFFIC from proceeding along Manor Road from 130m north east of the junction with Minehead Road and Staplegrove Road, north-eastwards for a distance of 40 metres.

This order will enable Somerset County Council to carry out remedial works in this road.

The Order becomes effective on 12 February 2018 and the works are expected to last for 1 week. While the closure is in
operation an alternative route will be signed as detailed below.

For any further information please contact Somerset County Council – Minor Improvement Schemes on 0300 123 2224

Temporary Closure of Footpaths T 15/19 & Part of T 24/12

Posted on Nov 27, 2017 in Footpaths, General

Somerset County Council have issued a notice of a temporary footpath closure.

The footpath that is affected is T 15/19 from its junction with the county road west of the village of Nailsbourne in a southerly and south westerly direction for 420 metres to the parish boundary and on to footpath T 24/12 in a westerly direction for 174 metres to its junction with footpath T 15/20 due to an unsafe bridge.

The closure will take effect from 28 November 2017 and will remain in force for 21 days.

For information about the works being carried out please contact Glenn Martin on 01823 355624

Please click HERE to see further information and a map of the area.

Letter sent to Somerset County Gazette – North Taunton Development

Posted on Nov 24, 2017 in Development of Staplegrove - The North Taunton Development, Parish Council

Please click HERE to see a letter sent by the Chair of the Parish Council to the Somerset County Gazette, regarding the North Taunton Development.

DRAFT minutes of the Parish Council meeting – 16th November 2017

Posted on Nov 23, 2017 in Parish Council, Parish Council Minutes

Click HERE to see the DRAFT minutes of the Parish Council meeting held on Thursday 16th November 2017.

Minutes of the Parish Council meeting – 21st September 2017

Posted on Nov 18, 2017 in Parish Council, Parish Council Minutes

Please click HERE to see a copy of the approved minutes of the Parish Council meeting that took place on 21st September 2017.

Parish Council request to Somerset County Council for road safety improvements – and their replies

Posted on Nov 11, 2017 in General, Highways, Parish Council

The following list is in chronological order (oldest to most recent).

  1. Please click HERE to see the email sent to the Highways Department of Somerset County Council, regarding road safety measures on Staplegrove Road.
  2. Please click HERE to see the reply received from Jo Sharp, Highways Department of Somerset County Council.
  3. Please click HERE to see Cllr Clark’s response to Ms Sharp’s email.
  4. Please click HERE to see a reply from Bev Norman, Service Manager, Traffic Management, Somerset County Council.
  5.  Please click HERE to see Cllr Clark’s reply to Bev Norman.

Agenda for Parish Council meeting – Thursday 16th November 2017

Posted on Nov 9, 2017 in General, Parish Council, Parish Council Agendas

Please click HERE to see the agenda for the next Parish Council meeting, to be held on Thursday 16th November 2017 at Staplegrove Village Hall. The meeting will start at 5pm.

Copies of the minutes of previous meetings are available on this website. Please contact the Clerk (staplegroveparishcouncil@hotmail.com) if you would like any further paperwork or have any questions.