2/12/2007 – Thames Water refuse Public Meeting but Environment Agency meet local Councillors.
Thames Water and the Environment Agency continue to refuse to attend a public meeting in Covingham to discuss Flooding with residents, but 5 months on the Environment Agency reluctantly agreed to meet Councillors Phil Young, Glenn Smith and Dale Heenan. < ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />
Cllr Phil Young, Following our meeting, the Environment Agency have agreed to publish a study into the problems experienced in Coleview, Covingham and Nythe in January. This report could include recommending engineering works to widen the Culverts and Bridges along the River Cole and raising it