Author: John Kay
The Town Council has been informed that a 200m section of Long Street will be closed to through traffic between Monday 7th and Wednesday 9th January 2019.
This is to allow for resurfacing the new road layout between the new (Victoria Street) junction and the entrance to the Littlecombe housing estate.
Pedestrian and emergency access will be maintained.
Should you have any further queries regarding this... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Jan 2019 14:10 by John Kay
Please send details of your upcoming 2019 events to be advertised on the "What's On" community event diary located on the Town Council website.
To see what is programmed for the next few months in the Dursley area, including the annual Pancake Day Race event on Tuesday 5th March visit the What's On Diary.
Posted: Wed, 02 Jan 2019 11:33 by John Kay
The office will close at 12pm on Friday 21st December and reopen to the public at 10am on Wednesday 2nd January 2019.
In the event of an emergency the Councillors contact details are available on the Town Council's website.
The Councillors and Staff at the Town Council would like to wish all residents, businesses and visitors to Dursley a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Posted: Wed, 19 Dec 2018 14:15 by John Kay
Stroud District Council are holding a public exhibition at the Methodist Church, Castle Street, Dursley today (Tuesday 11th December) between 2.30pm and 6.30pm.
The public consultation on the emerging strategy will run for 9 weeks from 16 November 2018 to 18 January 2019.
The emerging Strategy Paper is available to view and download at www.stroud.gov.uk/localplanreview.
Hard copies of the documentation... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:52 by John Kay
The Stroud District Local Plan was adopted in November 2015 and sets out a planning strategy for distributing development within the District and policies for protecting and conserving the natural and built environment. The current plan covers the period to 2031.
Stroud District Council started the process of reviewing the current Local Plan in 2017 to cover the period to 2040. It is important that... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 Dec 2018 13:32 by John Kay
At Friday's successful Festive Dursley event, the Mayor Neil Grecian presented the awards to the winners of the 2018 Festive Window Display.
The entries were judged by the Mayor, Cllr Tom Arnold (Festive Dursley), Kathleen Hanbury (The Door Youth Project) and some members of the Vibe Youth Sessions.
Mayor Grecian said "it is getting more difficult to judge this event each year, with more entries and... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 11:30 by John Kay
Dursley Town Council can now confirm that our Civil Engineering contractor Alun Griffiths (Contractors) Ltd will commence work on the car park construction on the week commencing Monday 26th November 2018.
The scheme had been delayed due to the requirement for a planning amendment permission and a legal agreement for a new retaining wall which had not been part of the original design. These permissions... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 23 Nov 2018 12:29 by John Kay
Dursley Town Council is pleased to announce that following the referendum held on Thursday 15th November the Future Dursley - Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) was approved.
The turnout for the election was 31.7% with 85.5% voting for the plan to be approved. The Future Dursley NDP will now be used to determine planning applications in the local Dursley area.
Dursley prepared the Neighbourhood Development... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 09:35 by John Kay
Today (Thursday 15th November) is polling day for the referendum on "Future Dursley" our proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP).
All Dursley residents who are registered on the electoral register are eligible to vote and the Town Council would urge that you do so.
The NDP will require a positive response from over 50% of those who cast their vote to become an official document in the planning... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:25 by John Kay