LOCAL PLAN UPDATE
Colin Haigh, Head of Planning, has written confirming that the Local Plan was submitted to The Secretary of State on the 15 May 2017. Melvyn Middleton BA(Econ) Dip TD DipMgmt MRTPI has been appointed by the Secretary of State to carry out an independent examination of the Local Plan (2013-2032). His task will be to consider the soundness of our submitted plan, based on the criteria set out in paragraph 182 of the National Planning Policy Framework (the Framework).
The Submission and Supporting documents can all be viewed at www.welhat.gov.uk/localplanexamination The documents can also be viewed at Inspection Points. Those Points in North Mymms are as follows:
Brookmans Park Library Mon to Tues 14.00-18.00
Thurs to Fri 14.00-18.00
North Mymms Parish Council By appointment only
Parish Offices Adj 1 Bushwood Close
Tel 01707 268418
There is also a direct link to the Examination Library (Evidence Base): www.welhat.gov.uk/localplanexamination
The Council has appointed Louise St John Howe as its Programme Officer – she can be contacted via email to email@example.com or by calling 07789 486419. The Programme Officer will work on behalf of the examination Inspector and be responsible for day-to-day administration including the examination hearings. The Programme Officer will contact all respondents who have indicated that they wish to speak at the hearings in due course, and there is nothing further those respondents need to do at this stage.
LETTER TO PARLIAMENTARY CANDIDATES
To see letter to Welwyn Hatfield Parliamentary Candidates seeking their stance on protecting the Green Belt click here
Replies received so far:
Grant Shapps MP, Conservatives click here
Anawar Miah, Labour click here
Christianne Sayers, Green Party click here