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CHRAG and Lend Lease – meeting notes

Below are minutes from CHRAG’s meeting with Lend Lease about the current plans for Empire House, Chiswick High Road. Thanks to Paul Dimoldenberg for putting these together. Minutes Meeting:  Chiswick High Road – Design Principles Community Consultation Date:  21st May

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Complaint to Hounslow re Local Plan Consultation Process


In addition to the formal responses to Hounslow about the Local Plan Consultation sent by CHRAG (read these in full here), the group has today lodged a complaint about the consultation process itself as follows:   Further to the representations made by

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CHRAG responds to Proposed Local Plan 2015-2030


The Chiswick High Road Action Group (CHRAG) has formally responded to Hounslow’s final call for comments on the proposed Local Plan. CHRAG’s response focuses on the Chiswick High Road area. CHRAG has requested to be present at the oral part

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Local Plan consultation period coming to an end


The Local Plan is an important document which sets out the council’s vision for development in the borough over the next 15 years. Hounslow Council’s six week consultation period for the Local Plan is drawing to an end, and the

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PARKING SURVEY: Chiswick in favour of 30 mins free parking, but other less obvious findings


Chiswick High Road Action Group carried out this survey during October and November to inform the group’s future activities and to provide feedback to Hounslow Council. Main findings: All respondents shop in Chiswick 97% shop in the Chiswick High Road

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CHRAG publishes its Parking Consultation

Free parking revisited

The Chiswick High Road Action Group has today published its Parking Consultation. You are invited to participate in this consultation, which runs from 28th October 2013 and ends after one calendar month on 28th November 2013. Take part in the consultation

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Brentford Stadium – only a few days left to object


Only a few days left to have your say about a development the council wants to approve The Lionel Road site is between Kew Bridge and Chiswick Roundabout. Unless you act now a scheme will be agreed that will transform

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Hounslow Shop Front Design Guidelines


Hounslow have published a “supplementary planning document” which explains, with helpful visuals, what makes for an acceptable shop front. Many of the examples are from Chiswick shop fronts. The document was released in January 2013, and you can view it

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Open CHRAG meeting, September 2013

Christ Church Turnham Green

We had a good Chiswick High Road Action Group (CHRAG) meeting. About 60 people, including lots of traders, reps from Hounslow Council and the odd councillor. Our own impression and subsequent feedback suggests the meeting was good-tempered and informative. We

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Brentford Football Stadium: Action Needed Now


If you object to any aspect of the current proposals, send your comments to LB Hounslow Planning Department NOW. Send your views (in your own words) by: E-mail: Write: Shane Baker, Development Control, LB Hounslow, Civic Centre, Lampton Road, Hounslow

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CS9 – loss of pavement on Twitter