Overall Plan for West Stafford Approved - Not what Bellway Proposes
As Doxey meets to discuss the Bellway Plans, 'The Plan for Stafford Borough 2011-2031' has
been officially adopted by the Borough Council. This lays down a broad
guideline for developments in Stafford over the next 20 years. It
proposes the building of 2200 houses in a 'neighbourhood' between
Doxey and the Castle and specifies :
Bellway's More of the (Unwanted !) Same
Bellways revised plan - May 2014 (Compare with previous plans)
|Last November Bellway
unveiled their plans for the area south of Doxey.
They were fundamentally different from the those published, jointly
with Taylor Wimpey, six months earlier. There was a half-hearted
attempt to consult with an exhibition, arranged at very short notice,
in the Church. The general feeling seemed to be that the plans were
unsatisfactory in that they ignored the previous joint plan and
Stafford Borough's plan for Stafford which is just about to be finally
It was hoped that the reaction would cause Bellway to rethink their plans to make them acceptable to local residents and the Borough Council.
No such luck !
Bellway have now resubmitted the plans with only minor changes and the public has until Thursday 12th June to make comments.
The plans can be viewed at the Civic Centre Offices or at their website
The Case Officer is Mr M Alford Tel 01785 619 524
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for consideration when making comments
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