Comment ID 507
Document Section Proposed Submission Local Plan 2006-2028 Settlement Strategy Scale of Growth for the District and the Main Settlements Housing Housing Paras 4.78-4.80 View all on this section
Respondent Lopen Parish Council View all by this respondent
Response Date 08 Aug 2012
Do you consider the DPD is Legally Compliant? No
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:

4.80 “Communities aspirations” where is the evidence to support that this reflects the level of growth the community of South Somerset aspires to? Until this point, every reference as been to the Council's aspirations. Evidence based and justified growth is the only measure applicable to a sound local plan.

What changes do you suggest to make the DPD legally compliant or sound? Establish the communities aspirations through proper consultation and revise figures based on this and a credible evidence base.
If your representation is seeking a change, do you consider it necessary to participate at the oral part of the examination? Yes
If you wish to participate at the oral part of the examination, please outline why you consider this to be necessary: To relay the full evidence to the Inspector.