PROPOSED SUBMISSION LOCAL PLAN 2006-2028 - Aug 12

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R Fisher 03 Aug 2012

Proposed Submission Local Plan 2006-2028 Yeovil - Vision and Proposals What should the Local Plan deliver? Employment Employment

  • Comment ID: 508
b. Employment (5.18) I agree the need for more diversification. The growth of service and retail sections has provided some, but the continued likely shrinkage of AgustaWestland and associated high-tech employment needs more. c. Office Space in Town Centre. (5.18) a worthy ambition but difficult to achieve given the economics of radial growth, road infrastructure and parking. This needs a clearer view of how it might be achieved.
R Fisher 03 Aug 2012

Proposed Submission Local Plan 2006-2028 Yeovil - Vision and Proposals What should the Local Plan deliver? Retail Retail

  • Comment ID: 509
d. Retail (5.22) This section seems to imply a brake on further retail development in Yeovil and encouragement elsewhere. I hope this does not attempt to over manage the market.
R Fisher 03 Aug 2012

Proposed Submission Local Plan 2006-2028 Yeovil - Vision and Proposals What should the Local Plan deliver? Yeovil Sustainable Urban Extension Future Masterplanning Future Masterplanning and Policy YV2

  • Comment ID: 510
e. Sustainable Urban Development (5.25) this is the main area on which I wish to comment. I thought that the methodology and objectivity in the earlier "Core Strategy" which identified the South and West option was correct and I am aware of the protestations of those potentially affected by that recommendation. I commend the additional exercises of "constraint mapping" and the modification to number of houses which has resulted. The outcome justifies that extra work and properly supports the int
R Fisher 03 Aug 2012

Proposed Submission Local Plan 2006-2028 Yeovil - Vision and Proposals What should the Local Plan deliver? Housing Housing & Policy YV1

  • Comment ID: 506
1. I have been a resident in Montacute, north-west of Yeovil, since 1977 and have admired the way in which Yeovil's development has been managed both in good times and bad. In housing, employment, environment, retail, education and community there has been continued increase of supply and seemingly a balance kept between those elements. In two areas- road infrastructure and ICT supply to outlying areas, demand not been met. 2. Having commented on the earlier "Core Strategy" at SSDC's public mee