Barry Kirby

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July 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

The Residents group in Copeland Park is already gathering significant pace, with their first community event going ahead yesterday (Sunday).  It was great to meet a group of volunteers who were willing to give up an hour or...

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July 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

On Tuesday night I chaired the second Copeland Park Residents Public Meeting and saw it well on the way to becoming a properly constituted body.  With the election of a committee and 2 events already planned for...

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March 6, 2014 - 1 Comments

At the budget meeting last month, Councillors were allocated a number of buckets of funding to use in their division.  In order to use my allocation, I need to hear from YOU as to what...

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February 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

As mentioned in the past, the barrier stopping traffic between Brize Avenue in Kingsway and Chatsworth Avenue in Grange was temporarily removed to facilitate the number 10 bus diversion while Bodium Avenue was resurfaced.  The...

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January 27, 2014 - 4 Comments

Bodiam Avenue in Grange is getting resurfaced which is great and a long time coming.  However as a major arterial route for the No. 10 bus, there is a diversion in place to ensure the...

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October 15, 2013 - 0 Comments

I receive our MP’s newsletter as do many residents of the city.  It happened that today I didn’t get chance to look at it straight away, that was until I received a barrage of texts...

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June 11, 2013 - 1 Comments

A month ago, yes only a month, I was elected as the member for Grange and Kingsway, and what a month it has been.  What with training, finding my feet, meeting people, getting out and...

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May 19, 2013 - 0 Comments

I believe the biggest challenge I face as a new councillor, is engaging with my residents.  Given how many people have lost faith with the current “political machine”, as shown by the 75% of people...

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April 22, 2013 - 1 Comments

Saturday afternoon saw brilliant sunshine and a huge array of High Viz vests taking to the Streets of Kingsway to do the first Kingsway Litter Pick.  Organised by the Kingsway Residents Association, and supported by...

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