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Councillor assures residents after bridge approval

Pelsall councillors say safeguards have been put in place for local residents, following the approval of the building of a replacement bridge alongside York’s Bridge. Coun Garry Perry made the statement after Walsall Council’s planning committee approved the scheme in … Continue reading

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Civic society urges residents to have their say over York’s Bridge

Pelsall Civic Society is urging villagers to take part in the consultations about the proposed York’s Bridge development. Walsall Council has announced a series of consultations across the borough during March and April so that residents can find out more … Continue reading

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York’s Bridge consultation dates published

Consultations are being held over the proposed York’s Bridge scheme in Pelsall. Under the scheme, a new bridge could be built alongside the historic York’s Bridge in Norton Road and a small area of Pelsall North Common de-registered to make … Continue reading

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Councillors seek to reassure villagers over bridge plans

Pelsall councillors have sought to reassure villagers about plans to consult on de-registering common land so that an application to build a new bridge can go ahead. Councillors Marco Longhi, Garry Perry and Oliver Bennett said they were working with Walsall Council Transportation … Continue reading

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Civic Society says new bridge would be ‘disastrous’ for Pelsall

The chair of Pelsall Civic Society has condemned plans to build a new bridge in the village. Andrew Weller said the project would be “disastrous” for the village. As reported yesterday, Walsall planners are seeking approval from councillors so that … Continue reading

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Public to be consulted about loss of common land for new bridge

Some common land in Pelsall could disappear as part of plans to build a new bridge linking the village with Norton Canes. Councillors are to be asked to approve local consultations over the de-registering 0.23ha of common land on North … Continue reading

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Civic Society condemns bridge plans

Andrew Weller, chairman of the Pelsall Civic Society, says the plans to demolish York’s Bridge would be disastrous for the village We have to ask ourselves why do the authorities want to spend up to £4 million replacing two bridge … Continue reading

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