Have Your Say On Boundary Commission Croydon Reviews

The Boundaries Commission is currently reviewing the boundaries of the Borough’s Parliament constituencies and electoral wards.

It is advising against Croydon Conservative Councillors suggestion that the number of Councillors and will carry out the ward review on the basis of the current number.

The Commission is asking local people and organisations for help to draw up new ward boundaries across Croydon.

http://www.publicsectorexecutive.com/Public-Sector-News/boundary-commission-advises-against-croydon-plans-to-cut-councillors?

You can submit comments or upload a document by clicking on the ‘Have your say’ link. You can also draw your own boundaries and annotate the map by clicking on the same button. There is  information to help you make a submission in the ‘Useful links’ section.

The consultation closes on 5 December.

https://consultation.lgbce.org.uk/node/8775

Commission Proposes Norbury merges with parts of Streatham and Mitcham

The Commission is proposing that Norbury Ward be moved out of Croydon North Parliamentary constituency into a new Mitcham and Streatham one. The ward would stay in Croydon for Council purposes. Lambeth’s West Norwood ward would come into Croydon North.

See

https://norburywatchblog.wordpress.com/2016/09/17/will-norbury-develop-a-split-personality

on my new Nobury Watch blog site. It includes links to the Commission consultation which ends on 5 December.

Housing Developments Electorate Projections

By 2022 the Council estimates that the electorate based on natural population growth (without development) will be 269,978 people, and that new development will add 10,614. This information has been sent the Boundaries Commission made public through a Freedom of Information request. The information also shows the contribution the proposed developments of the Council’s Brick by Brick development company will contribute along with a separate table with the information by each site.

https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/data_provided_to_the_boundary_co?nocache=incoming-873715#incoming-873715

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About seancreighton1947

Since moving to Norbury in July 2011 I have been active on local economy issues with Croydon TUC and Croydon Assembly, and am a member of the latter's Environment Forum. I am a member of the 5 Norbury Residents Associations Joint Planning Committee, and a Governor of Norbury Manor Primary School. I write for Croydon Citizen at http://thecroydoncitizen.com. I co-ordinate the Samuel Coleridge-Taylor and Croydon Radical History Networks and advise the North East People's History Project.. I give history talks and lead history walks. I retired in 2012 having worked in the community/voluntary sector and on heritage projects. My history interests include labour movement, mutuality, Black British, slavery & abolition, Edwardian roller skating and the social and political use of music and song. I have a particular interest in the histories of Battersea and Wandsworth, Croydon and Lambeth. I have a publishing imprint History & Social Action Publications.
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One Response to Have Your Say On Boundary Commission Croydon Reviews

  1. Pingback: Boundary changes – how they will affect Norbury and YOU! – Norbury Village Residents' Association

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