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Petition to: reject the proposed Local Development Plan as not being “sound”.

This petition is now closed, as its deadline has passed.

We the undersigned petition Runnymede Borough Council to reject the proposed Local Development Plan as not being “sound”. More details

Petition update from the council, 20 February 2018

Under Runnymede Borough Council’s Petitions scheme the threshold for petitions to be considered is 50 signatures. At the time of the deadline chosen by the lead petitioner, this petition had 14 signatures. Therefore, the contents of the petition prayer have been noted but no further action will be taken. All residents have had an opportunity to respond to the Council’s public consultation exercise on the Local Plan which closes at Midnight on 22 February.

More details from petition creator

The proposed Local Development Plan as not being “sound” to present to the Secretary of State. Consecutive Officers have failed to engage with the community to ensure the consultation process is transparent and fully understandable to residents and businesses within Runnymede. No information has been made available for the following: • The Habitats regulations • Strategic Highways modelling • Evidence of the Water Cycle Studies • Air Pollution assessments • Gypsy & Traveller accommodation assessment

Until the Community can be assured that proposals can be adopted without serious impact on quality of life for current and future generations the Council Members must direct officers to fully comply with clarity on the consequences of Officers proposals.

Current signatories

Paul Greenwood, the petition creator, joined by:

  • Deborah Greenwood
  • Jackie Wheatley
  • Geoff Chapman
  • Richard Keith
  • Susan Keith
  • Diana Sheridan
  • Dorian Mead
  • Ian Swinglehurst
  • Angela Shepperdson
  • Carl Douglas
  • John Nash
  • Richard Fox
  • Stuart Mann