Draft Core Strategy (incorporating Preferred Options) October 2010

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Somerset County Council Enviro… 03 Dec 2010

Draft Core Strategy (incorporating Preferred Options) Market Towns - Visions and Proposals Chard What will the Core Strategy Deliver? Transport Matters Measures to Encourage Modal Shift in Chard Measures to Encourage Modal Shift in Chard

  • Comment ID: 1112
  • Response Type: Observation
(3) There is a concern that the policy on bus shelters may not always use planning obligations to their best effect. Whilst bus shelters are always welcome (and are indeed covered by BREEAM standard TRA 3 for employment units), the associated installation and maintenance costs are significant. Whilst bus shelters provide a number of benefits that are not easy to measure (seating for older or infirm people, for instance) it should be carefully considered whether a standard cost of £5-10k per shel