Merstham Councillors Open Surgery – Sat 3rd March 10-12

Merstham’s councillors are holding their monthly open residents surgery on Saturday the 3rd February from 10 to 12 at the Merstham Community Facility, 44 Portland Drive.

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Merstham High Street repaired rather than replaced

Missing Royal British Legion bench has been repaired and restored by local councillor after it with damaged and condemned as irreparable.

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Council confirm NO plans to cut Merstham Bus service

Surrey County Council officers have confirmed that Metrobus has no intention of withdrawing the vital bus service from Merstham despite the alarmist headlines in the local media. Since the article was published many concerned residents have contacted Merstham councillors expressing fears about the impact of the removal of Merstham’s bus services. The Merstham bus service […]

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Merstham councillor launches crossing improvement petition

Merstham ward Councillor Graeme Crome has launched an e-Petition calling on Surrey Country Highways to make urgent improvements to the Bletchingley Road zebra crossing follow safety concerns from many local residents.

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Roads budget funding for repairs is only papering over the cracks

Surrey Country Council Leader Dr Andrew Povey has described the country wide budget announcement of an extra £100 million funding for road repairs nationally will only allow councils to “paper over the cracks”.
He welcomed the emergency funds, Dr Povey stressed that at least £200 million is needed in Surrey alone to get its roads into a good enough condition.

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Yellow lines proposed to stop A23 Junction Parking

Reigate & Banstead Local Committee on Monday 1st March will consider recommends to add double yellow lines around the key junctions onto the A23 in Merstham. Current irresponsible parking has lead to a regular number of accidents where drivers pulling out of side roads such as Station Road North have been unable to view on-coming traffic due sight lines being blocked by parked cars.

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