This is continuing and the evidence being collated will inform both the Neighbourhood Plan policies and the Green Network aspects of the Local Plan review. The following areas have been identified which cover both aspects:Parks and GardensSports FieldsAllotments, Community Orchards and GardensChild and Young Persons Play areasGraveyardsHeritage PathsHeritage assets and landforms settingsCommunity GreensEstate GreensA full […]
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Thank you to those who commented on this. Summary details are now available of the main information from the consultation responses and the actions that will be taken forward in developing the final plan document.
The Consultation on the Study has now closed. Thank you to those who did comment. We will collate these and prepare a report which will show key issues from the comments and how we propose to include these within the study. We hope to have this available by the end of this month (July 2017).
Please Note we are currently awaiting receipt of the final draft version of the study from AECom. As soon as this is received further details will be available via this website. Major Study Confirms Portland’s Unique Character As part of the work on the Portland Neighbourhood Plan, a study has helped identify what makes the […]
Resources and documents referred to in this update are now available at Tophill Library, Easton as well as on the document library page of this site.In 2008 a report was produced by Terence O’Rourke which advocated a spatial approach to planning on Portland which over the years has suffered from ad hoc development. Members of […]
How the Community Can Influence Planning and Land Development Issues on Portland through a Neighbourhood Plan and other Community Rights. Resources and Information are now available at Tophill Library, Easton. This includes: A summary of why a Neighbourhood Plan for Portland is important. A reference pack of information collated to date The focus of the […]
How the Community Can Influence Planning and Land Development Issues on Portland through a Neighbourhood Plan and other Community Rights. Please come along to the Public Information Session which is scheduled as part of the next Management Group Meeting commencing 7pm Wednesday 8th June 2016 at St Georges Centre, Reforne. At the meeting there will […]
We’ve published a pre-consultation draft of the High Level aims. These are taken from the results of the surveys we ran over the summer of 2014. The document forms the basis for the next stage of consultation whereby the Neighbourhood Plan Working Group seek to share information received from surveys conducted and any updates in […]
COMMUNITY SURVEY and BUSINESS SURVEY CLOSING DATE The community survey and business survey will close on the 30th September 2014. If you want your thoughts/issues to be considered please complete the survey today. Ideally we would like to achieve at least 500 returns for the Community Survey and 50 for the Business Survey. The website […]