Examination Calendar

Tuesday 23 October 10am – (all day) The Riverside Centre, Stratford St Andrew Matter 1 – Spatial Strategy and Distribution of Development Wednesday 24 October 10am – (all day) The Riverside Centre, Stratford St Andrew Matter 2 – Housing Thursday 25 October 10am – (all day) The Riverside Centre, Stratford St Andrew Matter . . . → Read More: Examination Calendar

NANT & Waldringfield P.C. lodge Judicial Review

Those who read our regular updates will know of course that it is Waldringfield PC who have lodged the JR.

Please note – the title should of course read “Waldringfield P.C. lodge Judicial Review” and not “NANT and Waldringfield P.C. lodge Judicial Review”.

 

The SCDC Core Strategy pre-submission consultation ended on March 7th.  . . . → Read More: NANT & Waldringfield P.C. lodge Judicial Review

EADT:Empty property numbers

Campaign group urges housing chiefs to consider empty property numbers. See East Anglian article.

Brocure and covering letter to Councillors

The brochure can be viewed by clicking on the image below:-

 

Open publication

Here is the covering letter:-

15th July 2011

Full Council will shortly be debating the LDF/Core Strategy at the special meeting on 27th July.  Possibly the most important Council Meeting in our lifetime.  Much of the Core Strategy document has . . . → Read More: Brocure and covering letter to Councillors

More detail on responding

SCDC have updated two documents which form part of the Local Development framework (LDF). They are:

Appropriate Assessment (AA). This is written by Landscape Partnership on behalf of SCDC, and assesses the LDF Core Strategy and the policies it contains, to see how it impacts nearby environmentally sensitive sites, referred to as ‘Natura 2000’ . . . → Read More: More detail on responding

Changes to the Appropriate Assessment

 

This document outlines the changes made to the Appropriate Assessment (AA) of SCDC’s LDF Core Strategy. It does not attempt to provide a detailed criticism of the AA, and the changes it mentions are only the major ones. Its purpose is to help people respond to the current consultation (which ends on the . . . → Read More: Changes to the Appropriate Assessment

Changes to the Sustainability Appraisal

 

This document outlines the changes made to the Sustainability Appraisal (SA) of the policies in SCDC’s LDF Core Strategy. It does not attempt to provide a detailed criticism of the SA, and the changes it mentions are only the major ones. Its purpose is to help people respond to the current consultation (which . . . → Read More: Changes to the Sustainability Appraisal

Responding to the SCDC Consultation

The current consultation is quite technical in that it is specifically about the Appropriate Assessment and Sustainability Appraisal. The council has changed some words in the revised documents, but these changes do not of themselves change the underlying issue that NANT raised – namely that their assumptions about the impact of the Deben estuary sensitive . . . → Read More: Responding to the SCDC Consultation

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

Dates for Council LDF meetings

The council have now arranged dates for Cabinet and Full Council meetings as follows:-

Cabinet – Friday 8 July 2011 at 9.30 am   – venue Trinity Park Conference Centre Council – Wednesday 27 July 2011 at 9.30 am – venue Trinity park Conference Centre

Several updates have been made to the LDF supporting documents . . . → Read More: Dates for Council LDF meetings