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The Mighty Oz: Jim, I so want to believe you but I don’t think it will make any difference, I really hope I am...
Jim Cripps: Oz , as I said in first post the battle is’nt won with a court victory but , If Linda wins it will...
Linda Kendall: Oz @ 5. Exactly right Oz. We do not underestimate the task we were set and realise it may be too huge...
bruce smart: Good outcome for the residents of our area. Hope all of us are vigilant in preventing a Dale Farm type...
A.Matthews: Shame RDC did not take action all those years ago with the Bedloes site when warned by the parish council...
The Mighty Oz: So RDC could be forced to repeat the consultation exercise and then ignore the results and go ahead...
admin: Well spotted , thank you. Should read ‘7217R 17; – have corrected it now.
A.Matthews: Greenbelt I do not know what happened with the Rawreth Lane figures but the 72 should read 7217 westbound...
Greenbelt: Admin, I assisted with the Rawreth Lane traffic survey in 2010 but do not understand the figure...
Linda Kendall: For those unaware. RDC have a SCI (Statement of Community Involvement) which requires them to consult...
admin: Well, the responses are collected by RDC and go straight to the inspector. He is supposed to read them...
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There's lots of information on the District Council website about the planning application "North of London Road ".
To see it , just click here.
The Core Strategy
This is the official master document for planning policy in our district! To download it, click here
click here. (2.5mb)
If you want information on a particular planning application, you can find it on the District Council website here.
If you want to know what new planning applications have been submitted this week, click here.
Reporting A Problem
If you want to report a problem, you can email Lib Dems councillors by clicking here.
There's also an independent website called FixMyStreet. It's very good for reporting minor street problems like holes in the road, grafitti or failed streetlights. You can find FixMyStreet here.