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What we do
As the level of local government closest to those who live and work in the town and its surrounding areas, the Town Council strives to improve the quality of life in the area; it provides important services within the community and represents the views of local people to District and County Councils and our local MP
Its 13 Councillors work through 5 committees to carry out its responsibilities: the Allotments, Playing Fields and Open Spaces Committee, the Finance and General Purposes Committee, the Highways and Lighting Committee, the Planning and Development Committee and the Youth and Community Committee.
The Council also works with the Westerham Town Partnership (WTP) on various issues and projects within the community. The WTP is run by a group of volunteers who support, communicate and provide a forum, for those interested in promoting the economic and social well being of the community. Its approach one of holistic encouragement of collaboration, partnership and working together for the enrichment of the community.
The Full Council meets six times and Committees meet five or six times a year. Planning Committee meets fortnightly.
The Town Council office is located at Russell House, Westerham,and is open between 0930 and 1300, Mon-Fri.
13 volunteer Councillors are elected every 4 years, 10 represent Westerham, 3 represent Crockham Hill.
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