Monmouthshire Planning Strategy Differences Continue

Welsh Government tells Monmouthshire to cut housing numbers to conform with regional plan | The Planner

This news item from a Royal Town Planning Institute weekly bulletin relates to the difference of interpretation of ‘Future Wales 2040’ between its Welsh Government authors and Monmouthshire CC’s preferred Replacement Local Development Plan strategy.  Several local groups are resisting MCC plans to accelerate housing growth with no assurance of jobs, while developers may point to housing pressure ignored by the Welsh Government.  An MCC scrutiny committee discusses the matter on 14 December.