The County Council has begun a consultation on its Preferred Strategy for the Replacement Local Development Plan 2018-2033. The strategy puts forward a need to accommodate 4,700 additional jobs and 8,200 new homes, 3,500 of them on new allocations of land. There is a particular emphasis on affordable homes and policies that address the Climate Emergency. The documents and consultation arrangements are available at https://www.monmouthshire.gov.uk/planning-policy/planning-policy-current-consultations/
Written responses are required by 22 April.