Come along and help shape Local Plan
Ashford Borough Council is holding a series of Local Plan consultation exhibitions where residents can view the ‘Main Changes’ to the draft Local Plan to 2030 and speak to council officers about the proposals put forward.
The draft Local Plan for the borough sets out the land that needs to be provided in the borough to accommodate new homes and jobs up to 2030. The consultation began on Friday 7th July and runs until 31st August 2017.
To view the changes and have your say visit www.ashford.gov.uk/consult or come along to one of the following events.
Tenterden Town Hall Tues 18/07/2017 16:00 – 19:00
Hothfield Village Hall Fri 21/07/2017 16:00 – 19:00
High Halden Village Hall Tues 25/07/2017 16:00 – 19:00
Charing Village Hall Thurs 27/07/2017 16:00 – 19:00
Hamstreet Sports Pavilion Mon 31/07/2017 16:00 - 19:00
Aldington Village Hall Thurs 03/08/2017 16:00 - 19:00
Park Mall, Ashford Town Centre Tues 08/08/2017 12:00 - 14:00
Kingsnorth School Hall Wed 09/08/2017 16:30 - 19:00
Wittersham Village Hall Thurs 10/08/2017 16:30 – 19:00
Farriers Arms, Mersham Tues 15/08/2017 16:30 – 19:00
Challock Memorial Hall Wed 16/08/2017 16:00 – 19:00
Please note, if you can’t make your nearest event the format is the same at each location so please come along to any one you can.
Cllr Paul Clokie, portfolio holder for planning and development, said: “We are now out to consultation on the ‘Main Changes’ proposed to our draft Local Plan.
“This is an important document, and one which will have a big impact on the borough’s future, therefore we have arranged for a series of exhibitions where council officers will be on hand to explain the proposed changes.
“We hope residents take the opportunity to find out more and take part in this consultation.”
For more information visit www.ashford.gov.uk/local-plan-to-2030