Monthly Archives: February 2012

Tiled Street Sign Vote

After a series of ‘Art in the Community’ meetings, postings to the blog, and a mention in a recent newsletter residents have come up with a final design for the project. The concept is a tiled street sign that captures … Continue reading

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Planters & Bollards

We have observed traffic movements at the junction of Stanmore and Waldeck – the junction is working well, but we (and other residents) have noticed that ocassionally cars do cut the corner in two locations. Therefore, after considering a number … Continue reading

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Art in the Community: New Draft

   Attached is a reworking of the recent ‘decorative nameplate’ concept. It should prove to be more cost-effective, plus easier to install. The yellow border becomes two bracketing tiles at either end. With a single encaustic ‘spacer’ tile between the … Continue reading

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Knocked Tree and Guard

Just to give residents an update. The tree and guard have been removed from the site where they were knocked a couple of weeks ago. The guard is beyond repair but fortunately the tree was unscathed. We are still looking … Continue reading

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Art in the Community

On Saturday we held an Art in the Community event to finalise plans for the tiled street signs. Despite a very cold morning, we had a good turnout and a lively discussion. Residents had the opportunity to see sample tiles … Continue reading

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Art in the Community

On Saturday 11th February we will be holding the final Art in the Community pre-installation meeting to make a decision on the tile street name proposal. There will be the opportunity to take a look at an example of the tiles and … Continue reading

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Dispersal Zone & Anti Social Behaviour

As mentioned in the last Safer Neighbourhoods Meeting, the police have imposed a dispersal order in the neighbourhood to help deal with various incidents of anti social behaviour over the past few months. The zone includes Langham Road, part of … Continue reading

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Tree Knocked

Unfortunately a tree and guard got hit at some point last night. The tree and guard will be repaired as soon as possible and temporary cones/barriers put into place for a period of time. We have discussed providing the tree … Continue reading

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