Proposed Modifications to the Thanet Local Plan

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C Solly 27 Jan 2020

Main Modifications Chapter 4 - Environment Strategy MM/046 MM/046

  • Comment ID: 352
Green infrastructure policy should also be considered in green wedges
William Friend - Friend Growers 24 Jan 2020

Main Modifications Chapter 4 - Environment Strategy MM/046 MM/046

  • Comment ID: 128
I am still very worried that this paragraph will be used to override the stated aims of the policy as now set out in SP22 - to maintain separation between Thanet's built up areas - and used instead to preclude all development and diversification , even those supported by SP21 and SP22 as now worded. The first word 'essential' should be changed to 'necessary' . ,the final paragraph should start with the word 'or'.. in the case of agricultural.... not 'and' .. .If this is not now amended , in line
Julia Dawkins - 1953 20 Jan 2020

Main Modifications Chapter 4 - Environment Strategy MM/046 MM/046

  • Comment ID: 49
By allowing development of the so called Green Wedges of Thanet this plan is flying in the face of progress and recent revelations and scientific knowledge about climate change. Thanet particularly Birchington, Westgate and Garlinge have no need of new housing, rather it is just the roads which need upgrading for our safety. The so called Green Wedges act as the following:- * Green areas absorb rainfall allowing perculation into groundwater. What is the probability that flooding will become mor