Local Development Framework Consultation
Response from Mr John Lane (Individual)
1. Mr John Lane (Individual) : 7 Jul 2008 14:22:00
To which part of the Report does your representation relate?
Paragraph or Section
2.28 - 2.38 Strategic Objectives
Please write your comment or explain your reasons for supporting or opposing this part of the Report. You may also wish to refer to the tests of soundess in the glossary of the Preferred Options document before making your comments.
Proposed Development at Heversham
1 It is out of proportion to the size of the village i e 79 new dwellings
to a total of 220 existing houses . The appearance of the village would be
2 There are no shops or medical services in the village. Car traffic to
Milnthorpe would be greatly increased.
3 Woodhouse Lane in particular is completely inadequate to cope with the
increased traffic. For most of its length it is wide enough for one car only
and passing another car always involves manoeuvring.
4 It is difficult to see where the demand for the new houses is to come
from - there are no jobs to support these numbers.