Details of Surrey County Council’s Local Committe for Waverley, with agenda, minutes and decisions, can be found here.
The Highways Update (Item 74) is particularly interesting where the budget has been cut by 90%
Onstreet Parking fines have generated a ‘surplus’ of £63,637 which is delegated to the Local Committee to spend. There was much parochial lobbying for this money, particularly from the Farnham Councillors, from where most of these fines were generated. The officers recommendation was not to spend it on roads at all, but a vegetation gang to keep highways clear of overhanging foliage. After much debate this was eventually agreed,