A PLANNING application for an extra 143 homes on a Gilden Way development is set to come before the Harlow Council planning committee.
The application is looking for approval for: “Residential Development Comprising the Erection of 592 Dwellings with Associated Access Roads, Play Areas, Open Space, Landscaping and Drainage Infrastructure as Part of the Wider Development of Land North of Gilden Way, Replacing Approved Development of 449 Dwellings.
The initial “outline” application was granted permission for 1100 homes.
Objections have been received from 35 different properties, including one from outside of the District. The concerns received can be summarised as follows:
Overdevelopment of the site
Loss of visual amenity
Loss of green space
Disruption during construction Strain on infrastructure
Loss of Green Belt land
The meeting is set for Wednesday January 16th at the Civic Offices, The Water Gardens
Full details of the application can be found here.
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