LDF Consultation deadline passed

The closing date for the consultation has now passed. If you’ve missed it it’s probably still worth sending your letter in. The Council’s Scrutiny Committee has already considered the document at a meeting on 17th January.

Here is a copy of the response submitted by NANT on behalf of the residents who have supported . . . → Read More: LDF Consultation deadline passed

The Localism Bill

It is clearly evident that significant objections by a considerable number of residents have been submitted to the Council.  These appear to have had little influence on the Council’s strategy for the East Ipswich Plan Area.  The views of local people have seemingly had no perceivable impact.  We believe that the current methodology used . . . → Read More: The Localism Bill

Help with your objection letter

We only have until January 23rd to respond to the LDF consultation. The strategy is still for 2,000 houses to the south and east of Adastral Park – in other words the BT site. It is vital that we get the maximum number of people responding to the LDF to ensure that the councillors appreciate the . . . → Read More: Help with your objection letter

NANT Open meetings at Waldringfield & Martlesham Heath

NANT Open Meetings We had 2 very successful open meetings, Waldringfield on the 10th (which was covered by the press) and Martlesham Heath on the 12th of January.  Both were well attended with a total of  around 250 supporters braving the cold and wet evenings.  We gave an update of the campaign so far, . . . → Read More: NANT Open meetings at Waldringfield & Martlesham Heath

Important Council meetings

We now have information about the next series of relevant council meetings about the LDF (which leads up to the BT Planning decision).

January 5th    Special Development Control - the papers can be downloaded here ,

January 17th Trinity Park  9.30am Community Customers and Partners Scrutiny - we note that this is . . . → Read More: Important Council meetings

Tell the Council your views.

The more people who respond the better!

NANT have produced a leaflet containing some suggestions. You can download a copy to print here. The full text follows.

Your District Council’s proposed Local Development Framework (LDF) strategy is to build a 2,000 house new town next to Adastral Park. They are currently consulting on the . . . → Read More: Tell the Council your views.