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City of York Council is sharing it’s proposals to cut congestion and journey times on the A1237. Residents and businesses have until Friday 1 June to view and comment on designs to upgrade the outer ring road’s Monks Cross roundabout. This will be the second of seven A1237 roundabouts set for major improvements over the next […]

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Residents should have received a booklet detailing the latest Local Plan consultation. Yes another consultation! This is a Government requirement that has to be carried out before the Local Plan is considered by the Planning Inspector and the Government. The Government has also decided that all responses to earlier consultations WILL NOT be considered by […]

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Redrow Response – Monks Cross Link Road

by admin on 28 February, 2018

Liberal Democrat Councillors for Huntington and New Earswick believe this application is premature. The fact that consultation on this application will be held at the same time as consultation on the Local Plan proposals is at best unfortunate and at worst will result in scepticism and cynicism of the Local Plan process. Whilst it is […]

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The Yorsensory Outreach Mobile Unit, a sight and hearing impairment service provided by the Wilberforce Trust, is due to hit the roads over the coming weeks and visit communities across York. Over the last year, the Wilberforce Trust has been supported by the Huntington and New Earswick Councillors Ward Committee funds for the provision of […]

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GoodGym York has grown enormously over 2017 and now have many volunteers signed up for ‘missions’ in York. Unfortunately, very few missions are being referred so these brilliant opportunities are being missed. Missions are primarily one-off tasks to help older people (which GoodGym define as 60+). This could be a five minute job such as […]

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Local Liberal Democrat Councillors for Huntington and New Earswick have voiced serious concerns over the recently proposed Garden Village. The proposal, which has been designed to take go ahead in recently developed Huntington and New Earswick, could have the potential to significantly delay the Local Plan. Central Government has already threatened to intervene in the […]

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The petition against the closure of New Earswick Pool was presented to the Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust (JRHT) this morning, at the Garth, with over 1,400 signatures. Local Liberal Democrat Councillors in Huntington & New Earswick ward are calling on the JRHT to properly consult on its proposals to close the pool. York Liberal Democrats […]

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Citizens Advice

by admin on 24 October, 2017

Huntington Parish Council fund advice session by CAY at Huntington Community Centre, , Strensall Road, Huntington on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month, 9.30 – 12.30 Ring 623648 to book an appointment. Alternatively CAY run drop in sessions at the City Council Offices on Station Rise on Monday and Wednesday from 9.30 – […]

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The Council is writing to around a third of all households in York to let them know that their recycling collection day will change from the 1st of April 2017. Households affected by the changes can expect to receive a new rubbish and recycling calendar in the post. The Council is also providing free boxes, […]

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Liberal Democrat budget plans announced today will help protect local frontline services in the face of huge government cuts. Key proposals include: Doubling long-term investment in roads and footpaths to £20million More money for gulley cleaning, gritting and litter bins Supporting renewable energy to make York the Greenest City in the North More support for […]

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