Councillor Keith Aspden

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New Cold Calling Zone in Fulford

by Keith Aspden on 26 August, 2010

I am pleased to announce that there is going to be a new Cold Calling Zone in Fulford. The zone will be launched on the 3rd September in Cherry Wood Crescent, as part of police action day.  Cold Calling Zones have two main aims. Firstly, they aim to prevent ‘doorstop crime’, particularly that associated with […]

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The Effect of Multiple Occupancy Houses

by Keith Aspden on 24 August, 2010

One of the biggest issues raised with me during the recent survey I have been carrying out has been the number of multiple occupancy houses in the ward and the effect they can have on the local area. Shortly before the general election previous Government introduced planning controls on houses of multiple occupancy (HMOs) and […]

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Planning: Giving Power Back

by Keith Aspden on 8 July, 2010

Local people have welcomed plans by the new coalition government to return decision-making powers on housing and planning to local councils. City of York Council is currently in the process of creating its Local Development Framework, which will guide planning in the city for the next 30 years. Under the current system this must fit […]

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