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Response Details
From Nicola Perkins
Date Started: 02 Oct 2019 11:22. Last modified: 02 Oct 2019 11:22
Status Complete
Response ID #755510

1

Have you read the Options Consultation document?

You must provide an answer to this question.

  • Yes
  • No

2

Which area do you live in?

You must provide an answer to this question.

  • Claygate
  • Cobham
  • Esher
  • Hersham
  • Hinchley Wood
  • Molesey
  • Oxshott
  • Stoke D'Abernon
  • Thames Ditton and Long Ditton
  • Walton
  • Weybridge
  • Other

If other, please specify (200 maximum characters)
«No response»

3a

Place-making and the continued success of well designed, well-functioning places is fundamental to developing a growth strategy for the borough. What are the key characteristics that make your area a great place to live? (Maximum 500 characters)

Village feel, local community, rural location, good transport links.

3b

What changes would you like to see in the borough over the next 15 years? (Maximum 500 characters)

Improved infrastructure:
doctors
road congestion
school

Improved air quality

4a

This options consultation document sets out 5 options for housing growth for the borough.  These are:

Option 1-intensify urban area
Option 2-optimise urban area and 3 area of Green Belt release
Option 3-optimise urban area and large Green Belt release
Option 4-optimise urban area
Option 5-optimise urban area and small areas of Green Belt release

 

Which option will best suit your area?

 
  • Option 1
  • Option 2
  • Option 3
  • Option 4
  • Option 5
  • Other

Please tell us why you have chosen this option (Maximum 600 characters)
It's the least worst option. considering the pollution levels in our High Street already, we need to retain our green belt land to compensate. doubling the size of our village is not the answer. Where would the children go to school?
How would you get a doctor's appointment?
How could you get through the High Street?

4b

Please give details of any alternative ways you think we could meet the government’s ambitious housing target for Elmbridge of 623 new homes each year for the next 15 years. (Maximum 600 characters)

 

Convert brownfield sites. Build flats. Repossess unoccupied/derelict housing/offices.

5.

How do you think we should plan for the new homes we need in your area?

  • Higher densities
  • Green Belt release
  • A mixture of higher densities and Green Belt release
  • Other

Please provide any comments here (Maximum 500 characters)
«No response»

6a

Are you aware of any planning issues that need to be addressed in our detailed day-to-day planning policies?

  • Yes
  • No

6b

If yes, please specify which planning issues

  • Density
  • Design / Character
  • Building heights
  • Parking
  • Conservation Areas
  • Historic features (e.g. listed buildings)
  • Sustainability / renewable energy
  • Flooding
  • Open spaces
  • Other

Please provide an explanation of the issue(s) (Maximum 400 characters)
All of the above.

7

Do you have any comments to make in relation to this Options Consultation? (Maximum 600 characters)

Yes, you are crazy if you think Cobham can sustain that level of development.
don't ruin it for those who have made it their home and already invested in it (both personally and financially).

8

Did you respond to the previous Local Plan Strategic Options Consultation in 2016?

You must provide an answer to this question.

  • Yes
  • No