Details of the council meeting 26th April 2012

Additional meeting to progress the LDF Core Strategy to independent examination. Please note that venue is

The Kesgrave Conference Centre, Ropes Hall, Twelve Acre Approach, Kesgrave IP5 1JF. All the details are now on Suffolk Coastal website – there is only 1 item on the agenda - a report on the progress of the LDF/Core Strategy. . . . → Read More: Details of the council meeting 26th April 2012

SCDC meeting scheduled for Thursday 26th April

There is a meeting of SCDC on Thursday 26th April. At the moment it is scheduled for 6pm which seems a very strange time.  The agenda has yet to be published but we understand that there will be a report, followed by a debate on the “progress” of the LDF/Core Strategy.  It will be interesting . . . → Read More: SCDC meeting scheduled for Thursday 26th April

EADT:Campaigners threaten to take district council to court over LDF

See the article in the East Anglian regarding the Council Special meeting on December 15th 2011

Special Full Council meeting regarding the LDF

The special Full Council meeting regarding the LDF has been arranged for 15th December 2pm. Woodbridge Community Hall. Details here.

SCDC back down and return the LDF to full council

Following the NANT “pre action” letter from our solicitor and QC, formally putting the council on notice of the pending legal proceedings through the judicial review process, Head of Planning, Philip Ridley has backed down.

NANT said that the council had acted unlawfully when it decided to delegate its powers to the head . . . → Read More: SCDC back down and return the LDF to full council

SCDC Consultation Documents – updated 30th August

Comments are invited by the Council only on the updated Sustainability Appraisal and Appropriate Assessment documents over a 6 week period starting 30th August 2011 and ending 14th October 2011. We will try to publish a version of the each document showing the changes from the last version. This should reduce the work involved . . . → Read More: SCDC Consultation Documents – updated 30th August

Latest (and final?) Core Strategy Consultation

The Reviewed Core Strategy was considered by Full Council on 27 July 2011when it was resolved to progress the document subject to the Sustainability Appraisal and Appropriate Assessment documents being updated. (minutes are available but note there is a an error in the file on SCDCs website so here is a readable copy Full . . . → Read More: Latest (and final?) Core Strategy Consultation

EADT coverage of Council Meeting to approve LDF

The East Anglian’s coverage is here.

Full Council meeting regarding LDF

Full Council Meeting is on Wednesday 27th July. It will be held at the Suffolk Showground and will start at 9.30am. The agenda and documnets should appear here soon.

EADT: Council back LDF despite Public Opposition

Here is the East Anglian’s account of the Council meeting held on July 8th. The Councillor for Yoxford said:- “Having raised the number, the decision to put them all in one place was never revisited. This is a doubly flawed decision which has come back to bite us and is still biting us.”

The . . . → Read More: EADT: Council back LDF despite Public Opposition