BSCF letter to East Herts Council in support of Article 4 Direction

Ms Sara SaundersEast Herts District CouncilWallfieldsPegs LaneHertfordSG13 8EQ 30 January 2020Dear Ms Saunders Article 4 DirectionConsultation I write on behalf of the Civic Federation concerning the above. The Federation considers that if Bishop’s Stortford is to be a place where people can find good work and employment as well as be a good place to […]

BSCF letter to Planning Policy Team on proposed modifications to the draft District Plan

Planning Policy TeamEast Herts CouncilWallfieldsPegs LaneHertfordSG13 8EQ28 February 2018EAST HERTS DISTRICT PLAN – MAIN MODIFICATIONS CONSULTATION 1. I am writing on behalf of the Bishop’s Stortford Civic Federation to comment on the proposed main modifications (MMs) to the draft District Plan. 2. However, before commenting on the modifications, we feel we should comment on the […]

BSCF letter to the Secretary of State for Housing in support of CPREH’s request to direct EHDC to submit the District Plan to the Secretary of State

Rt. Hon. James Brokenshire MPSecretary of State for HousingCommunities and Local GovernmentFry Building2 Marsham StreetLondonSW1P 4DF19 August 2018Dear Secretary of State EAST HERTFORDSHIRE DISTRICT PLAN 1. I am writing on behalf of the Bishop’s Stortford Civic Federation to support the request of CPRE Hertfordshire (CPREH) that you direct East Hertfordshire District Council to submit this […]

BSCF statement on the Green Belt

Published in the Bishop’s Stortford Independent, October 4 – 10, 2017 LAST CHANCE TO SAVE THE GREEN BELT This week a review begins by an independent Inspector of the East Herts District Plan. The review is a form of public inquiry called an Examination in Public where the Inspector will be asking key stakeholders, including […]

BSCF District Plan Statement

EAST HERTS DISTRICT PLAN 2011-2033STATEMENT BY BISHOP’S STORTFORD CIVIC FEDERATION Chapter 5 – Bishop’s Stortford Issue 1 What is the basis for the number of new homes? Issue 3 How and why was this level chosen ahead of other options? Issue 7 Are the allocated sites appropriate and deliverable? 1. These questions are closely related […]