Knebworth Parish Council

Serving the people of Knebworth

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

Gas Mains Replacement - Resident Drop In Event

As part of the gas mains replacement programme the existing gas main has to be replaced with more durable plastic pipes. To do this safely it will be necessary to close Deards End Lane to through traffic, from the junction of Stobart's Close to the junction of Park Lane. Access for residents will be maintained during the works where possible. The works are due to start on the 12th of August and take... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 05 Jul 2019 18:39 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning, Services

New Planning Application for Odyssey Health Club

19/01244/FP | Redevelopment of the site to provide 86 dwellings (12 x 2 bedroom houses, 12 x 3 bedroom houses, 18 x 4 bedroom houses, 25 x one bedroom apartments, and 19 x 2 bedroom apartments), associated landscaping, car-parking, the provision of a large new public open space and the creation of a new vehicular access off the B197 Stevenage Road following demolition of the former indoor bowling building... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Jun 2019 14:42 by Claire Graham

Tags: Environment, Highways, Planning, Transport

Woolmer Green PC Meeting - Call for sites

Woolmer Green Parish Council held a meeting on 4 June 2019 to highlight the potential development sites being considered by Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council. If approved it could result in a further 200+ homes in the area. Comments on the sites must be sent to WHBC by 5pm on 18 June 2019.

Posted: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 17:00 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning

Public Meeting WHBC Call for Sites 4 June

Woolmer Green Parish Council is to hold a Public meeting to discuss the WHBC consultation on the 140 new sites for development in the district. There are three sites identified for Woolmer Green which could accommodate another 200 dwellings.

The meeting is to be held on Tuesday 4 June 2019 at 7.30pm in Woolmer Green Village Hall.

Posted: Fri, 31 May 2019 12:00 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning