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Changes to street cleansing schedules

by admin on 28 September, 2016

Following cuts to local funding by the government, the council is looking at ways to best allocate resources, as part of this the schedules of street cleansing have been reviewed using knowledge of frontline employees and local knowledge. This has helped to identify work that is definitely needed and reduce work that was undertaken due to it always being […]

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Get stuck in at Hazel Court!

by admin on 28 September, 2016

On Saturday 15th October between 10am and 12pm, there is an event on at Hazel Court offering opportunities to experiment with activities such as graffiti removal or  litter picking, as well as providing a space to sign up as a volunteer in emergency situations. Find more information on this poster: Hazel Court Event

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Yorkshire Marathon Road Closure

by admin on 26 September, 2016

The Yorkshire Marathon will be taking place on Sunday 9th October starting at 9:30am. The route will start and finish at the University of York and complete a loop through York City Centre, Stockton on the Forest, Upper Helmsley, Sand Hutton, Gate Helmsley, Stamford Bridge, Dunnington, Holtby, Murton and Osbaldwick. Full information on road closures […]

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Planning Applications – 12th September

by admin on 12 September, 2016

Below are the latest planning applications received for our ward. Full details of the application can be found by quoting the reference number on the planning portal website. Click here. Ref No:      16/01805/FUL Location:   Asda Monks Cross Shopping Park  Monks Cross Drive Huntington York YO32 9LF Proposal:   Erection of car sales kiosk within existing car […]

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Our colleague Cllr Stephen Fenton has produced a simple guide to reporting graffiti or other damage done to BT or Virgin Media street cabinets, based on recent experiences in trying to get graffiti cleaned up. We hope residents in Huntington and New Earswick will find this information useful. A ‘simple guide’ to reporting graffiti on telecoms cabinets Is it a […]

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Neighbourhood projects and ways to spend local budgets are among the topics of discussion at a number of Ward Committee meetings scheduled to take place this summer. Last year the Executive re-established Ward Committees and devolved nearly £1million of funding locally. Over the last 12 months these funds have been allocated to all York wards, […]

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A popular path used by school children is to be resurfaced in Huntington after the project received funding from the local Ward Committee. The path from Huntington School to Hambleton Way is used by pupils going to and from the school and residents accessing Huntington Road. Local Liberal Democrat councillors had received numerous complaints about […]

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Full details of the application can be found by quoting the reference number on the planning portal website. Click here. Ref No:      16/01756/FUL Location:   J G Windows Unit 2 219A Malton Road Huntington York Proposal:   Relocation and temporary siting of storage container and skip (resubmission) Applicant:  Mr Gregory Contact      Mr James Hunt Consultation Expiry Date     […]

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Full details can be found by quoting the application reference on the “planning portal” website.  Click here. Ref No:      16/01659/FUL Location:   12 Fern Close Huntington York YO32 9PA Proposal:   Single storey side extension and dormer windows to front and rear Applicant:  Mrs Victoria Myers Consultation Expiry Date     22 August 2016 Case Officer:      Sharon Jackson Expected […]

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Full details can be found by quoting the application reference on the “planning portal” website. Click here. Ref No:      16/01605/ADV Location:   Highway Central Reservation Malton Road Roundabout To Vangarde Way Junction Jockey Lane Huntington York Proposal:   Display of non illuminated sponsor signs Applicant:  Mr Allan Barton Consultation Expiry Date     8 August 2016 Case Officer:      David […]

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