Planning

Babergh – 6,000 New Houses Planned

Babergh – 6,000 New Houses Planned

Babergh council unanimously backed a plan to increase the number of homes in the district by 6,000 by 2031, in a local planning document. The document alters the way in which developments take place. Instead of plans for the hamlets, villages, and towns being considered separately, there will be a policy of central direction where selected areas are specifically targeted, […]

February 26, 2014 · Planning, Politics
Shotley Gate – Another Ipswich Waterfront?

Shotley Gate – Another Ipswich Waterfront?

Ever since the eighties many large sites have been repurposed as the original use of the site gives way to changing business or societal needs. The Ipswich docks is one example, long since superseded by container traffic, where much has been done to convert this area into an attractive amenity. However, the downturn in the economy over the past five […]

February 20, 2014 · Local, Planning, Politics