Knebworth Parish Council

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Tags: Planning

Neighbourhood Plan Consultation

The Knebworth Neighbourhood Plan Regulation 14 consultation ends on 9 May 2020.

Due to current restrictions arising because of the COVID-19 pandemic, all sites, where you could inspect the full document, are now closed and the Open Day scheduled for 18 April has been cancelled.

You are still able to view the full document on the Parish Council and Neighbourhood Plan websites. If however you would like... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 11:36 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning

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

NHDC Local Plan Update

The Council submitted their further response to the Inspector's letters of 9 July (ED166 and 9 August (ED168) on 29 November and the documents have been uploaded to the Examination Documents page of the North Hertfordshire website.

The documents submitted are listed below and can be accessed via this link:- Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 18:52 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Welwyn Hatfield Local Plan News

The latest edition of the Welwyn Hatfield Local Plan Newsletter is now available - please click on this link Local Plan News Issue 18 December 2019

Posted: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 18:51 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Luton Airport Expansion Consultation Update

It is now more than six weeks into the statutory consultation to collect views on increasing the capacity of London Luton Airport by making best use of the existing runway.

Expanding London Luton Airport to handle up to 32 million passengers a year through phased development by 2039 would bring significant benefits that would be shared locally, regionally and nationally.

The proposals will bring impacts,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 11:23 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning

New Surgery, lighting and screening proposals

The proposals to light the new surgery and screen the plant on the roof have been submitted to NHDC.

19/02426/DOC| Discharge of Condition 12 (external lighting on the building, car park or access road) as attached to Planning Application 16/01369/1 granted on 21.06.2019 | Knebworth Library St Martins Road Knebworth

19/02447/DOC | Discharge of Condition 16 (screening to the roof top plant area equipment)... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Oct 2019 12:52 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Existing Surgery Plans Conversion to 6 one-bed flats

The owners of the existing surgery in Station Road have submitted a planning application 19/02489/FP to convert the existing building with an approved extension to 6 x 1-bed flats including 8 parking spaces and 82 sq m. of amenity space. The access will via the existing access, off Station Road with the London Road access closed.

Comments have to be submitted to NHDC at Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Oct 2019 12:40 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Appeal to Install Flexible Energy Generation Plant

An appeal has been lodged against the refusal of planning application 18/02907/FP to Install a flexible energy generation plant on land South Of Odyssey Health Club, Stevenage Road, Knebworth

Additional comments can be made, in triplicate, by 6 November 2019 to

Jenni Ball
The Planning Inspectorate
Room 3C
Temple Quay House
2 The Square
Bristol BS1 6PN

Posted: Tue, 08 Oct 2019 14:26 by Claire Graham

Tags: Development, Planning