January 2013 Update on Planning Inspection

There is not a huge amount of activity since the Examination in Public hearings which took place in November.  The hearings themselves were very interesting, the Inspector was very fair and gave us “non professionals” a lot of leeway in order to allow us to make our points.  It was the first and only . . . → Read More: January 2013 Update on Planning Inspection

Reminder – public consultation ends this Friday.

We are sure that some of you have battle fatigue by now and maybe wondering what new arguments you might use in your response, or even if it is worth writing at all.  Our view is that is most definitely worth writing in.  The council is relying on people running out of steam.  If . . . → Read More: Reminder – public consultation ends this Friday.

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

NANT suggestions for your response to the consultation

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: NANT suggestions for your response to the consultation

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