Welcome to Cranfield Parish Council official website
The new clerk Ms. Lyn Davis has started part timevto prepare for her new role. The current plan is to be working the full hours from 11th June. Please bear with us during the current period.
The Council's email & phone accounts are also being monitored by the Locum Clerk but there will be a delay in responding.
A summary of some of the latest parish information is below. We hope you find it useful.
EAST END FARM 48 houses. Consultation.
Local Plan. Proposed Development at East End Farm:
CONSULTATION ON PROPOSALS BY THE DEVELOPER FINISHES 30th April.
The consultation document can be found here
Email your comments to email@example.com or write to Marrons Planning, Bridgeway House, Bridgewa, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6YX
UPDATEDCranfield Airpark - latest information on a potential increase in aircraft noise
CBC Development Management Committee voted to pass this application on 28th March 2018 despite the Council's opinion that the decision should be deferred whilst further investigations into the potential noise effects were made.
Please click on this link to keep up to date with the actions the Parish Council took regarding this application.
Planning Appeal: Land off Mill Road, approximately 78 additional houses to those already planned for the site.
Planning Inspectorate APP/P0240/W/17/3181269: Mill Road, MK43 0GZ - CB/17/01042/OUT The decision letter is here
This appeal was allowed, please click here for the documentation on the CBC website
A planning appeal on plans to build in excess of 200 houses on Crawley Road is being held and is due to finish on 20th April. The result will be known in around 4 weeks. Watch this space. There is a further appeal for around 300 houses at Baileygate Farm, Wharley End scheduled later this year. These could result in another large expansion of housing.
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New Community Building on Home Farm.
Construction Progress Report February 2018 can be found by clicking here.
NEW! Report for March 2018 can be found here
April 2018 Casual vacancy: A casual vacancy on the Council has arisen.
Contact the Council for more information.
The returning officer has informed the council that it is now free to co-opt a new councillor. Please look at the FAQ page for more information on becoming a councillor.
Recent weather has encouraged a number of potholes to open up in the roads.
CBC does not know about them unless they are reported. You can report potholes via this link
Please report issues as you see them. Please don't rely on someone else to do it. Thank you.
Minutes of the Council can be found via web links - go to USEFUL LINKS in the Navigation Menu to read or down load. Minutes can also be found under 'Council minutes and information'. Council policy documents can be found under 'Council minutes and information' in the Navigation Menu..................
Tel 07930 951729
Central Beds Changes to Bin Collections Consultation
CBC are consulting on possible changes to bin collections to Central Bedfordshire houses (not flats).
The options being considered include:
- new approaches to fortnightly recycling collections
- weekly food waste collection for everyone
- collection of domestic waste (black bins) once every three weeks
- optional year-round fortnightly collection of garden waste, which customers will be charged for.
- The details can be found here
- Consultation closes on 20th April at 17.00
Recent Draft Minutes can be found here
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There are vacancies on the council. You do not need any qualifications to become a councillor.
Come along to a meeting and see what the Council does.
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