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HCC Operation Shield - Local Support System

Herts County Council is working on the implementation of a new Local Support System, 'Operation Shield', to provide basic groceries to several thousand of our most vulnerable and isolated residents who are without a support network of friends and family. It is hoped that the scheme will be up and running by 27 March.

In the meantime, those interested in volunteering please sign up to #TeamHerts Volunteering... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 12:23 by Claire Graham

Tags: Health, News

Volunteer to help those affected by Coronavirus

Team Herts is collating names of people who would like to help those affected by the coronavirus.

Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 17:59 by Claire Graham

Tags: Health

Station Pub S73 application

20/00415/S73 | Removal of Condition 4 (Landscaping) of Planning permission 17/01622/1 allowed on appeal 16.01.2019 for erection of 3 storey building to provide 9 x 2 bed flats; conversion and extension of store to 1 bed house and new vehicular access off of Station Approach. | The Station Station Approach Knebworth Hertfordshire

A number of people have received letters from NHDC regarding the S73 application,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 14:46 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Knebworth Neighbourhood Plan - Presubmission Consultation

The Knebworth Neighbourhood Plan - Presubmission is out for consultation from 14 March 2020 to 9 May 2020.

The document cannot override the NHDC Local Plan and remove the sites allocated for development in Knebworth, however it contains a number of policies which aim to mitigate the impact on the village.

Summary documents are to be delivered to every household over the next week. The full document is... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 Mar 2020 17:01 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning

NHDC Local Plan Hearings Postponed

The Planning Inspector has been monitoring carefully the situation and advice in relation to the coronavirus (COVID-19). . He has decided, with the Council, that the hearing sessions currently scheduled for 16 March to 26 March, and on 7 and 8 April, should be cancelled and postponed to a later date.

Posted: Fri, 13 Mar 2020 16:53 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Transport Plans Consultation ends 30 March

Herts County Council is currently consulting on two transport plans which are relevant to Knebworth. The North Central (NCGTP) and South Central Growth Transport Plans cover North Herts, Welwyn Hatfield and the A1 and B197 corridors. The plans look at routes (called interventions) between towns to assess problem areas and prioritise projects to improve traffic flows, especially for buses, pedestrians... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Mar 2020 12:27 by Claire Graham

Tags: Transport

Knebworth Parish Council Saves the Station Pub

As you have probably noticed, the Station Pub is currently undergoing a full refurbishment inside and out. The pub is now owned by Knebworth Parish Council which bought it with the help of a long-term loan from Central Government.

It will be run by a local couple, Lloyd and Becky Willis, who both have many years' experience in the hospitality industry. They are very much looking forward to bringing... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 04 Feb 2020 06:44 by Claire Graham

Tags: Leisure

South Central Growth & Transport Plan Consultation

The South Central Growth & Transport Plan (NCGTP) is a new transport strategy to help direct and plan transport improvements and investment in Stevenage and North Hertfordshire, developed in line with forecast development to 2031.

Proposals to improve movement along the B197 corridor are included in both North and South Centreal Transport Plans. Both are on consultation until 30 March 2020

Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 16:17 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Road, Transport

Herts County Council Rail Strategy Consultation

HCC is consulting on its Rail Strategy until 30 March 2020

Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 16:10 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Transport

North Central Growth and Transport Plan Consultation and south Central

Hertfordshire County Council has developed the North Central Growth and Transport Plan (NCGTP) which covers the northern end of the A1(M), including the towns of Stevenage, Hitchin, Letchworth Garden City, Baldock and Royston, and key transport links between these towns and to surrounding areas. The NCGTP considers the key problems and opportunities which currently exist or may in the future on the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 15:48 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Transport

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