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Councillor Colin Wright

With Councillor Colin Wright, Chair

Councillor Colin Wright is the chair of the North West Area Committee for the 2018/19 municipal year.

Contact details:

Telephone 07958655527

North West Area Update

The most recent North West Area Committee meeting took place on Thursday 17th January 2019, and was attended by 24 members of the public.

Keep up to date with the latest news and updates from Area Committees on the Twitter page (@areacommittees). Alternatively, you can view minutes from the last meeting here.

Policing Update

The Ipswich West Safer Neighbourhood Team updated the Committee on policing priorities for the area:

  • Ongoing targeted patrols have resulted in a suspect being arrested and charged for ASB in Garrick Way.

To read further information about policing changes, see the ‘A Local Police Service for Suffolk’s Future’ booklet, and for crime in your area, download the Safer Neighbourhood Team newsletter from the website.

You can report antisocial behaviour and nuisance in your neighbourhood online. Follow the link to our website where you can report a problem, find advice and access the Community Trigger.

Funding Requests

Highfield Road Grit Bins

Through the Tenant Participation program, tenants of the Council’s Housing Service and local residents have expressed concern about the cold weather slip-hazards on the parking bays at 97-135 and 169-199 Highfield Road. Placement of grit bins is subject to application to Suffolk County Council. The Housing service have requested the £319.98 to enable them to apply for grit bins to be placed at two locations on Highfield Road.

Next Meeting

The next meeting in the North West is to be held on Thursday 06 June 2019, 7pm – Whitton Church Hall, Whitton Church Lane IP1 6LT

About the North West Area Committee

Further information, including access to the North West Area Committee papers, can be found on the Committee details page.

Contact Details

North West Area Committee,
Ipswich Borough Council,
Grafton House,
15 - 17 Russell Road,

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01473 432226