Tag Archives: East Area Committee

Councillors Assign High Priority to Spending £2.5K on Burnside Toad Crossings

Burnside, Cambridge. Councillors at Cambridge City Council’s East Area Committee on the 19th of August 2010 told officers to go ahead with, and give a high priority to, installing two thousand five hundred pounds worth of toad crossings at Burnside. These crossings are to take the form of dropped curbs. Councillors appeared to make the [...]

Untouchable York Street Drug Dealers Bantering With Police

Contents of a needle exchange kit. Image: Todd Huffman (licence) Cambridge City Council’s East Area Committee on the 19th of August 2010 was told of problems of drug use and drug dealing in the area around the York Street playground. Police Sergent Kay Stevens painted a picture of dealers running rings around the police and [...]

Congestion Charge – East Area

I was able to speak to Paul Cook, Cambridgeshire’s Head of Transport Policy and Strategy during the Congestion Charge exhibition held before Cambridge City Council’s East Area Committee meeting on Thursday 28th February. I let Mr Cook, and the councillors know that I opposed the congestion charge, thought central government was blackmailing the people of [...]