Cllr Shafique Choudhary

Cllr Shafique Choudhary
Cllr Shafique Choudhary

Saturday, 9 December 2017

Snow Fall

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With the possibility of snow showers forecast for the west London area on Sunday and Monday, Veolia are on standby to undertake whatever gritting might be necessary in Barnhill.

Grit stocks are high and our grit bins are full and ready for use.

The low temperatures have already seen some gritting at key locations last week.  

Additional Football Matches

It has been  announced that Wembley has been awarded four additional matches of UEFAEURO 2020 during 2018

Sunday, 3 December 2017

Light Emitting Diode - Street Lighting Upgrade in Barnhill

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The existing street lights in Barnhill Ward will be replaced with new energy-efficient Light Emitting Diode (LED) lanterns. The work is expected to commence in residential roads on Friday 15th December 2017 and finish on 2nd January 2017. Traffic routes will follow in the early New Year.  When completed this work is expected to save the borough at least £850,000  a year in electricity costs and will reduce our carbon emissions, making an important contribution to environmental protection.
 The LED street lights will provide a more natural white light, oppose to the artificial orange light given out by the existing street lights. The new lights will also be more clearly directed towards brightening pavements and roads in order to improve road safety and help residents feel safer when walking in the dark.
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Friday, 24 November 2017

Quietway – Phase 2: Wembley Park to Harrow Weald

Transport for London (TfL) asked boroughs to identify potential future routes for cycling.

This long list was prioritised by TfL using their criteria and the Quietway network for the duration of the Quietway programme was established. The first seven routes selected by TfL formed part of the Quietway pilot programme, and subsequently further additional routes forming the London-wide Quietway network have been chosen for progression as part of phase 2.

Please see attached the full information note.
Monica Li, Principal Transport Planner)

Brent Junior Citizenship Scheme

Next week is the final week of the Brent Junior Citizenship Scheme. Two weeks of workshops have taken place at Bridge Park Community Lesiure Centre with a third week taking place at Kingsbury Temple. Nearly 3000 year 6 pupils from 46 Brent primary schools will take part in nine role play scenarios designed to help them stay safe and healthy.

A partnership between the police and the Council, the Scheme has become an important part of the school calendar. This year children will learn about travel safety, drug and alcohol awareness, fire safety, first aid, knife danger, internet safety and healthy eating - a session revealing the hidden sugar in popular foods.  

Electoral Register 2018

The annual publication of the electoral register will be the on 1 December 2017. As a Councillor, you are entitled to a single copy of the electoral register for your ward in either data or paper format.

In order to request a copy of the electoral register, please complete and sign the request form attached and return it to the Electoral Services team at prior to the 1 December.

If you would also like to request further electoral data please note all requests will need to be made in writing.

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Parking permit for event day in Wembley

A Wembley event day permit is available to residents who live within the Wembley Stadium event day protective parking scheme (WSPPS) but outside a controlled parking zone.

It allows the permit holder to park their vehicle in a street when Wembley event day restrictions are in operation.    
Residents of private roads in WSPPS are also entitled to permits to allow them to park in streets which are subject to event day restrictions during an event.
Permits are vehicle specific and incur a one off flat rate charge. View permit costs
Up to three permits can be purchased per household.
Permits are valid for the duration that the applicant is living at that address.