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Hookwood Parking Consultation

by Mike Ward on 28 February, 2013

Residents will be aware that Surrey County Council has finally published the consultation on parking in Hookwood. It’s a pity the website wasn’t working at the time the letters were delivered but it is now working. You can give your views at http://www.surreycc.gov.uk/roads-and-transport/parking/parking-news-and-updates/parking-news-and-updates-in-mole-valley The proposals appear to based on individual consideration of  each road and […]

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Hookwood Parking Consultation

by Mike Ward on 5 December, 2012

The long awaited consultation on measures to control anti-social parking in Hookwood should be arriving soon. This was the answer I was given when I raised the question at today’s Local Committee. I took the opportunity to emphasise the timetable. This is that the results are supposed to be reported back to the next Committee […]

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Hookwood Parking Report approved

by Mike Ward on 12 September, 2012

The Hookwood Parking report was approved by the Committee today. This means that a further consultation will now take place on a road-by-road basis. This is because there are different options being considered for each road with its own special circumstances. Unfortunately, this does also mean that the final approval for action may not be […]

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Hookwood Parking Report offers way forward

by Mike Ward on 4 September, 2012

Surrey County Council has published its report  12 09 12 ITEM 15 Hookwood parking report on the parking issues in Hookwood. The report will be considered at the meeting of the Local Committee at 2pm at Pippbrook, Dorking on 12 September. Members of the public may attend and ask questions during the public question time […]

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The recent Hookwood Community survey conducted by the Focus Team showed that nearly two-thirds of people responding backed the idea of charges for the on street parking spaces at Povey Cross Road. However, this is not a green light for the County Council to press on regardless as some of those supporting the charges were […]

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Surrey County Council is under increasing pressure over its plan to impose on-street parking charges in Dorking and other towns in Surrey. First there was the online petition that attracted over 26,000 signatures. This forced the County Council to debate the matter but despite the petition and a Liberal Democrat motion calling for the scheme […]

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