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North Herts Local Plan - Adopted

The Council voted to adopt the North Hertfordshire Local Plan 2011 – 2031 at a meeting on November 8th 2022.

The North Hertfordshire Local Plan was submitted to the Planning Inspectorate for Examination in June 2017 and was the subject of an independent examination conducted by Simon Berkeley BA MA MRTPI. The Inspector's Report was published on 8 September 2022, which confirmed that the Plan was... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Nov 2022 14:23 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Local Walking and Cycling Improvement Plan Consultation

A new Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plan (LCWIP) for North Herts is proposed, which sets out ideas for creating safer pavements, footpaths, pedestrian crossings and cycle routes. This includes proposals for Knebworth.

The consultation is being held by Hertfordshire County Council (HCC), in partnership with North Herts Council, and will run from 26 September to 7 November.

Posted: Sat, 24 Sep 2022 16:25 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Highways, Leisure, Planning

North Hertfordshire Local Plan – Receipt of the Inspector’s Report

North Herts Council received the Inspector's Final Report on the Examination of the North Hertfordshire Local Plan 2011 – 2031 on 8th September 2022.

The report sets out the Inspectors recommendation and the reasons for them. Receipt of the Inspector's Report completes the examination process. The Inspector's Report concludes that subject to a number of main modifications the North Hertfordshire... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 16:21 by Claire Graham

Tags: Development, Planning

Application 25 Dwellings Adjacent to 52 London Road

Welwyn Hatfield District Council has received an outline planning application for 25 dwellings on the Knebworth/ Woolmer Green boundary.

Application Reference: 6/2022/0787/OUTLINE Proposed development at: Land adjacent to 52 London Road Knebworth Woolmer Green SG3 6JD.

Comments should be submitted by 8 May 2022

Posted: Mon, 25 Apr 2022 12:31 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Land West of Knebworth

Countryside Properties would like your views on its proposals for KB1 and KB2, which can be found here.

There site provides information on proposed layouts includes the location of a primary school, greenspace layout, urban design. A movement framework is shown for the sites and in addition off site proposals to roads such as Park Lane, Station Approach, Station Road, London Road and Lytton Fields.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Mar 2022 13:49 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Public Meeting - Swangleys Green

There will be a public meeting on Wednesday 6 October at 8.00pm to look at the outline planning application for 230 dwellings on the site known as Swangleys Green. This site is currently in Green Belt and forms part of site KB4 identified for development in the emerging NHDC Local Plan.

It is the Planning Inspector's intention to publish his final report on the Plan in early Autumn.

The planning application... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 03 Oct 2021 09:44 by Claire Graham

Tags: News, Planning

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

Knebworth Neighbourhood Plan

The Regulation 16 consultation closed on 9 June 2021. Comments made on the plan can be found here.

Posted: Tue, 10 Aug 2021 15:39 by Claire Graham

Tags: 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