Comment ID 497
Document Section Proposed Submission Local Plan 2006-2028 Housing Housing View all on this section
Respondent P Benham View all by this respondent
Response Date 08 Aug 2012
Do you consider the DPD is Legally Compliant?
Do you consider the DPD is Sound? No
If you have responded that the DPD is unsound, Do you consider the DPD is unsound because it is:
  • Not Justified

Too much office jargon in this statement on housing policy. What is a sustainable house? One that won't fall down next week? No building can be described as sustainable if it destroys land that could be used for growing food. What is a balanced community? All ages: rich and poor? In other words any community anywhere. What a load of empty rubbish. More useful to talk about refurbishing the large number of empty properties that could be made available.

What changes do you suggest to make the DPD legally compliant or sound? Use Plain English and explain and justify the reasoning behind the proposals, whether from legal obligation, Government or EU directive, etc.
If your representation is seeking a change, do you consider it necessary to participate at the oral part of the examination? No
If you wish to participate at the oral part of the examination, please outline why you consider this to be necessary: