Serving the people of Knebworth

Tags: Consultation

Police Surgery 23 July

The Rural Safer Neighbourhood team will be holding a police surgery/crime prevention event on St Martins Green on Saturday 23 July between 10.00 hrs -12.00hrs.

Please feel free to attend the surgery and discuss or raise any concerns you may have in the Knebworth area.

Posted: Wed, 13 Jul 2022 15:03 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation

The Future of Green Space in Knebworth

The NHDC Local Plan proposes significant development for Knebworth, which will bring opportunities for more green space for the village.

To help shape the future of the natural environment in North Herts, such as our parks and green open spaces, please take a few minutes to complete a short online survey.

What do you value most in our parks and open space – being in nature and watching wildlife?... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 21 Jan 2022 15:00 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Leisure

Covid- 19 Community Impact Survey

The coronavirus pandemic continues to impact daily life across the county.

In response, Hertfordshire's Community Reassurance Cell, on behalf of the Local Resilience Forum, has launched a new survey to better understand the needs, challenges and aspirations of all Hertfordshire communities.

The online survey asks respondents a series of questions to collect views about the impact of coronavirus on their... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Dec 2021 15:47 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation

Hitchin Girls School Consultation

Hitchin Girls' School is consulting on the proposed admissions arrangements for the school year 2023/24 and is seeking responses from parents.

The proposed changes are:

  1. To amend the criteria for Rules 5 and 6 (children who live in the priority area)
  2. To amend the definition and explanation for home address, where two applications are received for the same child

The change to Rules 5 and 6 is a result of... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Nov 2021 15:14 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Education

Herts Essex Rapid Transport Scheme

A public engagement exercise is to be launched to seek initial views on our vision for a sustainable transport network across Hertfordshire and connecting into west Essex.

An integrated passenger transport network is central to our ambition to improve the quality of life for everyone in Hertfordshire and beyond. The Hertfordshire to Essex Rapid Transit (HERT) represents one of the biggest... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Nov 2021 10:46 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Transport

National Highways’ Route Strategies Launch of Online Feedback Tool

Highways England is pleased to announce the start of its third round of route strategies, following the launch in June. You can read more about its approach in our publication of 'Vision for Route Strategies – Planning for the future of our roads'

It is keen to undertake a thorough review of how the strategic road network is currently performing and to understand the needs of our strategic partners,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Oct 2021 15:55 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, News, Road

Proposal for 230 Dwellings

Gladman has submitted an outline planning application for up to 230 dwellings (including affordable housing), structural planting and landscaping, informal public open space and children's play area, surface water flood mitigation, vehicular access point and associated ancillary works. All matters reserved except for means of access on land South Of Watton Road Knebworth.

The site, which is currently... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 16:31 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning

NHDC Local Plan

The consultation on the Further Main Modifications to the NHDC Local Plan closed on 24 June 2021.

Comment can be found here.

Posted: Tue, 10 Aug 2021 15:41 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning

Consultation on Swangley's Green, Land south of Watton Road

You are invited to particpate in a public consultation on the proposed development of Swangley's Green, which is the land south of Watton Road identified as KB4 in the NHDC Local Plan.

The consultation period lasts three weeks and ends on 2 August 2021. You can view the consultation here.

Posted: Mon, 12 Jul 2021 11:22 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning

Have Your Say on the High Street Restrictions

Local residents and businesses are being asked for their views on the COVID-19 safety measures that were put in place in local High Streets during the pandemic.

Barriers were introduced on the High Street to create wider paths in April 2020 and were removed on 20 May 2021.

The engagement will be hosted on the HCC website page High Street Recovery webpage and will run between Monday 24 May and Sunday... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 May 2021 13:52 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Highways