First Published: 21/12/2020
The application for development of the Merrileas site (2020/0308) mentioned in previous FEDORA communications was regrettably approved by the full Elmbridge Planning Committee on 14 December, 2020, without amendment or any new conditions. Further details are given below.
Whilst it was always likely that the application would not be refused, given the pressure Elmbridge is now under to increase the pace of new development, there are a number of aspects of this application and its approval that are of concern. In particular we consider we have been let down by the approach of Surrey Highways and the complete lack of coordination between Surrey and Elmbridge.
First published: 28/11/2020
Representatives of FEDORA and Cobham & Downside Residents’ Association met Dominic Raab on 20 November to discuss the Elmbridge Local Plan. The key points made to Dominic were as follows:
First Published: 18/11/2020
Most people will be aware that Elmbridge Borough Council (EBC) has been working on a new Local Plan for over two years. The new Local Plan will set out the number of new homes to be built in Elmbridge each year and will outline how that target is to be achieved. The plan is of crucial significance to residents of Oxshott in the face of threats of dramatically increased housing density and the potential loss of Green Belt land.
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