East Essex Area Forums



Councillor Mrs Chinnery attends these meetings in the public arena as a representative of the Colchester Assocaiton of Local Councils and delivers a report at meetings of the Association.


All members of the Association are encouraged to attend these meetings.


Area Co-ordinator: Jane Gardner

Telephone: 01245 436079

E Mail: jane.gardner@essexcc.gov.uk

Forum Administrator: Janice Hammond

Telephone: 01245 430356

E Mail: j.hammond@essexcc.gov.uk


The Forum comprises all County Councillors with electoral divisions in the Colchester Borough and Tendring District, the Leader and Chief Executive or their nominee from each Borough/District Council and representatives from Essex Association of Local Councils, Hospitals and Primary Care Groups/Trusts, Police and Fire. At the request of the four Forum Chairmen, Councils of Voluntary Service have also been invited to become Members.


The meetings are open to the public and press. A detailed agenda is available on the Essex County Council website http://www.essexcc.gov.uk/, in the "Online services" box click on ‘Why not give them a try' and then click on ‘Council decisions & meetings'. These documents can be provided on request in the following formats, large print, Braille, or on disk. For further information contact the Committee Administrator.


Please note that tea and coffee will be available from 1.30pm; between 1.30pm and 2.00pm Members and Officers will be available to discuss informally any matters that may be raised by members of the public present.


Meeting dates proposed for 2007/8 Forums are:


  • Tuesday 26 June 2007 at 2.00pm
  • Thursday 13 September 2007 at 2.00pm
  • Monday 19 November 2007 at 2.00pm
  • Wednesday 23 January 2009 at 2.00pm
  • Tuesday 8 April 2008 at 2.00pm

The meetings will take place at a range of venues to be confirmed.