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The Council welcomes petitions and recognises they are one way in which people can let us know of their concerns.

All petitions should comply with our petitions policy and can be related to issues that affect the residents of Essex.

If you are considering raising a petition about a planning application or planning policy document you may find it helpful, before starting, to seek additional information by sending an email to: mineralsandwastedm@essex.gov.uk for applications or mineralsandwastepolicy@essex.gov.uk for policy documents. If possible, please quote the application reference or document title in your email and also please use it in the text of your e-petition if you decide to raise one.

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Finchingfield Bridge
Petition has closed and a response from the council has been published.

immediately stop all plans for work to Finchingfield Bridge in 2016 and to organise an urgent review and re-planning process whereby the following two points are given the utmost priority:

1. That the bridge be neither widened nor substantially altered in appearance from its current configuration.

2. That if any work requires the crossing to be closed that a temporary crossing be provided for the duration of the works. 

Not Specified
Tuesday, 15 December 2015
Sunday, 31 January 2016
Finchingfield Bridge Preservation Society
This petition currently has 1083 signatures in total.
Petition Signatories
1083 electronic signatures
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Eileen Adams
Sally Anne Adams
Anne Aggiss
Richard Aggiss
Goldsmith Alan
Cecile Alexander
Simon Allen
Jodene Allen
Sophia Allen
This petition has been reviewed and the following response has been offered:
Thank you for contacting Essex County Council. Your petition has closed with 1,083 signatures and (as we agreed) will be added to the paper petition to be handed in at County Hall. I understand you will be making reference to the aggregated petition when you have the opportunity to speak at Council on 9 February.
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01/02/2016 10:31 Ian Myers Response PublishedResponse Published
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