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Southdown Road – Resurfacing and patching works

Southdown Road – Resurfacing and patching works

Cornwall Council Highway Maintenance Scheme Tuesday 13th September until Wednesday 22nd September 2021 For enquiries relating to this scheme please contact surfacing@cormacltd.co.uk  [pdf-embedder...

Street cleansing

Street cleansing

Information relating to Street cleansing Millbrook is a Zone 2 location, therefore cleansed on a 6 – 8 weekly schedule, however if any location falls below Grade B in respect of litter and detritus between the scheduled cleanse this can be reported on 0300 1234 141 or...

Section 137 grant funding

Section 137 grant funding

Section 137 of the Local Government Act 1972 gives the Council the power to “incur expenditure which in their opinion is in the interests of and will bring direct benefit to their area or any part of it or all or some of its inhabitants……..” Section 137 was amended by...

Closure Intention – Higher Anderton Road, Millbrook

Closure Intention – Higher Anderton Road, Millbrook

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 S.14: Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Cornwall Council have requested to close the following road(s) to carryout works to their apparatus. If you have any queries regarding these works please contact the Utility direct on the number...

Work place travel grants

Work place travel grants

The information below has been sent to us via Cornwall Council's Communities Support Assistant - Localism Last year 15 companies benefitted from the grants, with more than £135,000 being invested in schemes that encourage more trips to be made by sustainable...

Updated Guidance for those managing a funeral in England

Updated Guidance for those managing a funeral in England

The Guidance for those managing a funeral in England has been updated updated in line with the following amendments: From 21 June, there will no longer be a maximum number of attendees set out in law for funerals or commemorative events. Instead, the number of...

Closure Intention – St Andrews Street, Millbrook

Closure Intention – St Andrews Street, Millbrook

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 S.14: Temporary Prohibition of Traffic South West Water have requested to close the following road(s) to carryout works to their apparatus. If you have any queries regarding these works please contact the Utility direct on the number...

It’s your community survey

It’s your community survey

"I am doing my final project at uni and it is about representing all voices in the community and  I am hoping to ask a range of people from where we live a few questions and then create visual responses from these answers which will go in an exhibition to be shown in...

Proposed resurfacing scheme for Southdown Roundabout

Proposed resurfacing scheme for Southdown Roundabout

The Council has received notification from Cormac Surfacing regarding a proposed resurfacing scheme for Southdown  roundabout with a few additional areas along Southdown Road. To complete this work Cormac would need a complete closure of the roundabout. This obviously...

Damage to a picnic bench

Damage to a picnic bench

The Council would like to thank the parishioner who reported a damaged picnic bench to the Council and thank you to Cllr Wood for repairing the bench. Someone was seen kicking the bench on Sunday evening (13th June 2021) around 6pm. The benches have been put in the...

Millbrook Lake

Millbrook Lake

The Parish Council is continuing to investigate ways to provide more security for the ducklings around the lake. The idea of laying brash in the water needs approval from the Environment Agency because the Lake is a flood defence. We will be asking the EA for...