Author Archives: Peter

Materials Recycling Facility

At the end of October, a paper was presented to Cabinet and Council to consider a regional recycling facility.  The existing recycling contract for the Council runs until 2022 at which point the Council would need to consider new arrangements for its recycling.   As a result, the Council, along with neighbouring authorities, undertook a procurement exercise […]

July 2017 Council Report

Community Infrastructure Levy Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) is a fixed rate charge that developers will pay for each square metre of additional floor space. This will be paid at the start of development or through phased payments during construction.  We are still waiting for our Inspectors Report on the final document prior to adoption. Initially […]

February 2017 Council Report

Transport Strategy On 9th February our MP, Nadhim Zahawi, alongside the portfolio holder for Infrastructure, Cllr Robert Vaudry, launched the District Councils draft Transport Plan. Included within that plan were all of the items that have been presented to the PC in the past. They include: Southern Relief Road Eastern Relief Road Improvements to rail […]