Hopefully spring is on its way and Upton residents will be able to out and about to enjoy better weather. To encourage more wildlife into the area I have spent the last of my 2016/7 ward budget on bird boxes and bee and bug hotels.
Labour controlled Cheshire West and Chester Borough Council are consulting on a new parking strategy for our area. Local residents and businesses have expressed alarm at the potential abolition of the popular and simple "Free After 3" parking available in a number of car parks in the city.
Cllr Pamela Hall and Cllr Keith Board recently attended a meeting alongside local residents with highways officers to discuss the difficulties and conflicting priorities faced by pedestrians, cyclists and road users at the Boughton Heath / A41 / A55 Junction.