Write in to say NO to housing on Hollingbury Park (Site 18 in the Urban Fringe Assessment)
The council is consulting residents on the City plan and part of this relates to proposals put forward to use various sites on the “urban fringe” for housing. An area in Hollingbury Park, either side of the covered reservoir, is on the list of urban sites which would be designated for housing if the council agrees the plan as it stands. The site was put forward on the basis of a consultants report which reassessed sites across the urban fringes in order to see where more housing could be squeezed into the City. This was because a Planning Inspector said that the council had not explored all areas or allocated enough housing for the future.
The consultation closes at Midnight on December 16th
We have looked at the study…
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