Archive for Month: June 2019

  • Where are the bailiffs?

    Just before 3pm yesterday (19th June), Cllr Joanna Dabrowska was alerted by residents of the arrival of a new unauthorised encampment along Warwick Road Extension. At 1459, both the local authority and the local police team were informed. The designated council officer immediately took action by arriving at the encamped site and enforcing the borough-wide…

  • Tube closures this weekend

    There will be a planned closure on the Tube network this weekend, 15 and 16 June, that may affect residents in Ealing. The closure is part of our ongoing Four Lines Modernisation Programme, and will help to facilitate the huge overhaul of the signalling system on the Circle, Hammersmith & City, District and Metropolitan lines.…

  • Q&A – Unauthorised encampments since interim injunction granted

    Cllr Joanna Dabrowska asked: How many incursions on council land have occurred since the injunction was obtained? How much has it cost LBE, since the injunction, for any clear up, etc. post-encampment? Ealing Council’s response: There have been six breaches of the injunction. The cost of clean-up, security repairs and enforcement for these six breaches…

  • Q&A – update on the implementation of CIL

    Cllr Joanna Dabrowska asked: Please may I have an update of LBE’s implementation of CIL? Ealing Council’s response: Ealing (excluding the OPDC area) did seek to prepare a CIL charging schedule and a generic Regulation 123 list. This followed the statutory process required by the CIL setting procedures, including two rounds of public and stakeholder…

  • Q&A – cost of planning notifications since June 2015

    Cllr Joanna Dabrowska asked: How much has LBE spent, per year, on lamppost notifications of planning applications since June 2015? Ealing Council’s response: The cost per annum for the site notice process has been approximately £35,000 since July 2015, per year based on staff (contractor) costs to erect the notices, and the costs of the…

  • Q&A – monies spent by Ealing Council on advertising

    Cllr Joanna Dabrowska asked: How much has LBE spent on advertising in Ealing Gazette, per year, in the last five years? Please split this amount by directorate. How much has LBE spent on advertising in other publications, per year, in the last five years? Please list these publications. Ealing Council’s response: Given the profile of…

  • Q&A – Cost of interim injunction

    Cllr Joanna Dabrowska asked: How much did it cost for LBE to prepare and obtain the interim injunction? Ealing Council’s response: The total cost of preparation, application and service has to date been approximately £26,000.  

  • First unauthorised encampment on Ealing Common since injunction

    Just past 2pm today, local residents alerted Cllr Joanna Dabrowska of the pending arrival of caravans on the southern part of Ealing Common by Elm Avenue. Cllr Dabrowska has sprung into action and the enforcement team has been ‘activated’, and they are on their way to the unauthorised encampment to enforce the (interim) injunction that…