Councillor Keith Aspden

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Welcome and Key Campaigns

by Keith Aspden on 25 April, 2009

I’ve been the Liberal Democrat Councillor for Fulford ward, to the south of the city of York, since 2003. I was first elected in May 2003, and re-elected in 2007, 2011 and 2015. In May 2015 my ward became Fulford and Heslington. I live locally, on Heath Moor Drive, off Heslington Lane. It is a […]

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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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Latest plans list

by admin on 21 September, 2016

Fulford and Heslington   Ref No:      16/02016/FUL Location:   1 Stirling Grove York YO10 4HT Proposal:   Two storey and single storey side extension with dormer to rear Applicant:  Mr & Mrs MC Cardle Contact      Mrs Marion Cole Consultation Expiry Date     10 October 2016 Case Officer:      Sharon Jackson Expected Decision Level     DEL   Ref No:      16/02069/FUL Location:   […]

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Latest plans list

by admin on 12 September, 2016

Ref No:      16/02067/TPO Location:   Land Adjacent To Bowling Green Connaught Court St Oswalds Road York Proposal:   Application for various tree works resulting from Tree Hazard assessment, including crown reduction to 1no. Birch & 1no. Poplar, brace 1no. Acer protected by Tree Preservation Order.: CYC158 Applicant:  Mr Turnbull Contact      Mr Steve Lewis Consultation Expiry Date     3 […]

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Germany Beck works continue

by admin on 9 September, 2016

Howard Civil Engineering are continuing their work around the A19/Fordlands Road junction. The company has advised that, although much of the ‘sheet piling’ work has now been completed, a new and louder piling hammer needs to be used for the next stage. Unfortunately this is likely to mean more disruption for nearby residents. Vibration monitoring […]

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Plans list for Fulford and Heslington

by admin on 5 September, 2016

One application between the 30th of August and the 2nd of September:   Ref No:      16/01887/FUL Location:   2 Granary Court Main Street Heslington York YO10 5JU Proposal:   Porch extension to front Applicant:  Mr Phillip Metcalfe Consultation Expiry Date     5 October 2016 Case Officer:      Sandra Duffill     Expected Decision Level     DEL

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My 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. I hope residents in Fulford and Heslington will find this information useful. A ‘simple guide’ to reporting graffiti on telecoms […]

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Fulford Show

by admin on 5 September, 2016

Thank you again to everyone who helped make Fulford Show such a success last week. I was pleased to have a letter about the event published in the Press today – the text is copied below. Dear Editor, I would like to thank all of those involved in making Fulford Show a great success yet […]

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Heath Moor Drive – slip road resurfacing

by admin on 1 September, 2016

Resurfacing work will be taking place on Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th September on part of Heath Moor Drive in Fulford. The new surface is being laid on the stretch of Heath Moor Drive that runs parallel to Heslington Lane, from number 96 to number 134. The work will be carried out between 8am and […]

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