South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18)

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Environment Agency 18 Sep 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Market Towns Infrastructure Text Block

  • Comment ID: 2017
Ansford and Castle Cary POLICY AC5 – CAR PARKING AT THE RAILWAY STATION, ANSFORD Allocation partly encompasses FZs 2 and 3 (difficult to determine 3a/3b from the large scale SFRA mapping), therefore has sequential test / approach been followed?
SCC Transport Policy 16 Sep 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Market Towns Infrastructure Text Block

  • Comment ID: 1541
Policy AC5 - Car Parking at the Railway Station, Ansford (pg 213) Whilst the car park may be desirable there is a question about how safe the access is due to forward visibility issues. A right turn lane would help but is not achievable due to land control problems. Further work needs to be carried out whereby additional land can be made available to create a suitable access road. This would accord with policy TA2 Rail Facilities on p178.
SCC Transport Policy 16 Sep 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Market Towns Infrastructure Text Block

  • Comment ID: 1551
AC5 – As detailed above, the car park extension must be provided with an access that fully accords with all safety requirements, especially as there is existing collision data associated with traffic turning into this access road. SCC would like to see enough land secured to provide a right turn lane.
Andy Kinghan 13 Aug 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Market Towns Infrastructure Text Block

  • Comment ID: 1298
Looking at the Castle Cary and Ansford annex, it looks from the land already given over to development, and the land with planning permissionin the DOG, that you intend to at least double the size of this market town. Working on this proposed 2:1 ratio of growth, can you please explain what your plans are with Highways to double the capacity of the road infrastructure, the rail networks' ability to handle twice as many people parking and commuting from the station, the schools' ability to have t
J & G Parkin 19 Jul 2019

South Somerset Local Plan Review 2016-2036 Preferred Options Consultation (Regulation 18) Market Towns Infrastructure Text Block

  • Comment ID: 60
Re: Ansford & Castle Cary Preferred Options We attended the consultation at the Market House, Castle Cary yesterday. Planning permission has already been granted for 559 (or more) dwellings on various sites in Ansford and Castle Cary and building has been underway on these for many months. An application for 81 houses on the BMI site is also being considered and we understand that outline planning permission has been passed for a school and a further 165 houses on the site AC4. Whilst it is e