End of Mega basements in Kensington and Chelsea

Posted on Dec 18, 2014 in Hot Issues | 0 comments

This has been a major achievement for the Council and residents – read on! End of mega-basements in Kensington and Chelsea The Council’s new guidelines on basement developments will formally be adopted on 21 January at the next Full Council meeting. Basements will still be permitted but strict guidelines will now set limits on their scale. Highlights include: ·                     a reduction in the maximum extent...

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KS alert re Counters Creek Flood Alleviation Scheme Consultation

Posted on Dec 2, 2014 in Hot Issues | 0 comments

This is for those of you who were affected by the floods in 2007, or who may know people who were. It has been a long process to develop a solution to handling the surface water flooding with Thames Water and Ofwat.  At last, there is a proposal to construct a system of tunnels and holding tanks which will hopefully alleviate future flooding.  A major part of these plans involve the construction of a new storm relief sewer to capture storm...

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