Mole Valley District Council strengthen their objections to Berkeley Homes /HoE planning application

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On the Berkley Homes Streetlife thread ‘John’ comments:

 

Mole Valley District Council are strengthening their draft objection  in respect of

– enabling development

– capacity of the highway network

-Green Belt

See action list http://www.molevalley.gov.uk/CausewayDocList/DocServlet?ref=MO/2014/1915&docid=552519  from 4 March Development control committee meeting

You can view the 30 minutes discussion involving no less than 13 councillors on the webcast replay – it starts at 2117, the last item on their agenda:

http://www.molevalley.public-i.tv/core/portal/webcast_interactive/135391

There is also a report in today’s Leatherhead Advertiser,Decision Day Looms on School’s housing plan but it is inaccurate as it quotes the MVDC draft letter as if it has been sent – it is being redrafted and made stronger – and then suggests GBC are considering the application at committee on Wed 11 March. As we know, they are not considering for some time, probably not til after the elections.

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Editor’s Note

We contacted the Dorking & Leatherhead Advertiser journalist Alex Robertson who explained that he had called Guildford Borough Council on 2/3/15 to confirm the Planning Committee date.  Apparently at that point this application was still listed for the March Planning Committee.  We found his article useful and informative.