Archive For The “Future Housing” Category

“For Rochford District this equates to between 312 and 392 dwellings per annum”

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“For Rochford District this equates to between 312 and 392 dwellings per annum”

We are now roughly at the starting point in the next cycle of development proposals, so be aware! In one of our yellow paper Focus newsletters in Downhall and Rawreth , we wrote a section called “Beware the Boring Stuff , warning residents that sometimes the boring stuff is very important. An example of this…

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Bullwood Hall

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Bullwood Hall

The new drastically-reduced-in-size Development Committee meets tomorrow evening at 7:30 . You can find the details here. The main application is in Bullwood Hall Lane, Hockley. It is an outline application for the demolition of the prison complex building, conversion of Bullwood Hall to residential use and residential development , to provide up to 60…

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Hullbridge Application Delayed

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Hullbridge Application Delayed

News from the District Council about the big ” SW Hullbridge” application: The Council has received notification from the applicant to confirm that, following a conversation with the Environment Agency, further fluvial modelling is required of the nearby watercourse. That being the case, the application will not be reported to a meeting of the Development…

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This Is Where It Is….

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This Is Where It Is….

For anyone wondering exactly where the “Hullbridge” application is (it also includes a bit of Rawreth parish), here’s the official location plan: It’s worth mentioning here a recent comment by Councillor John Mason: I understand that ECC Highways as Statutory Consultee has Recommended as follows. Prior to first occupation, Highway works along the Lower road,…

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What Is Going On?

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What Is Going On?

As Linda Kendall has mentioned in a comment today, the big housing application on the Hullbridge / Rawreth borders is NOT going to be dealt with on July 23rd. It is being delayed until a later date. This is apparently because the Gibraltar-based applicants want to work on some matters. Though some might think it…

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Here We Go Again….

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Here We Go Again….

Keep your eyes peeled on this one. There could be more planning battles to fight… From the District Council website: Call for Sites (current stage) The Council is looking to gather information from landowners and developers about land – particularly brownfield/previously developed land – that might be considered suitable for development (including residential, employment, retail…

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Two Extra Sites For Housing In Rayleigh?

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Two Extra Sites For Housing In Rayleigh?

Back in 2010 we said that the District Council shouldn’t have continued so far in to the future with their Core Strategy: Of course , once land is taken out of the Green Belt, it’s very hard to protect it again. Wouldn’t it better to let future councillors – in 2025 – make decisions on…

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A View From Hullbridge

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The submission from the Hullbridge Residents Association to the planning application on the Hullbridge/ Rawreth borders can now be found on the council website here. It’s not a brief letter either, not even a long letter, its 46 pages long…. when was viagra discovered , where to buy viagra online , cialis quick shipment ,…

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Amenity Space Saved, Wakering Development Squeaks Through……

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At tonight’s meeting of the Development Committee: The outline  application for 6 dwellings on the amenity space at Brocksford Avenue was refused by an overwhelming vote of councillors. Refusal was moved by  Ian  Ward and seconded by Heather Glynn. This pleased the public gallery, which was packed with concerned residents. The application for 116 dwellings…

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“Rochford Fears Possible Merger With Wickford”

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Slightly surprising comments in the Echo from Councillor Keith Hudson, bearing in mind that the Conservative Group has already voted to allocate enough housing to double the population of the parish of Rawreth, that also causes a merger with both Hullbridge and Rayleigh: ROCHFORD Council fears overdevelopment in Wickford could lead to it merging with…

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Just A Reminder…

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Just A Reminder…

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What The Leaders Said….

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The minutes of the last full District Council Meeting are now on the council website. All the four group leaders are quoted on the Allocations Document, which the Tories pushed through on the night: The Leader of the Liberal Democrat Group, Cllr C I Black, made reference to the Allocations Document needing to be seen…

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