Round two or is it three!!

On the 4th of June Menston Parish Council were informed of a Public Consultation to be held by Bellway Homes at Kirklands on the 15th of June between 3.30pm & 7.00pm.

BE THERE TO VOICE YOUR CONCERNS

As their intention is to build 135 dwellings on the Bingley Road site

MAG intend to assist the Parish Council to present the facts to Bellway Homes

 

2017

Whilst there are no plans at this time for Derry Hill or the Bingley Road site, Bradford Planning are still in favour of developing these sites and there is no doubt they will pass them again if we are not vigilant.

Much work is going on behind the scenes to make developing these sites not a viable option  

As you paddled through Menston last night

YOU MAY HAVE WONDERED HOW BRADFORD PLANNERS COULD SAY IN THE NEWSPAPER LAST WEEK

A Bradford Council Planning spokesperson confirmed the planning permission had expired and added: “The sentence regarding flooding is incorrect. Neither the Council Drainage team, Yorkshire Water, nor the Environment Agency have found any clear evidence to suggest that the two sites flood or water courses and combined sewers cannot cope

MAG replies along with a report submitted to Bradford Council from JBA (the company Bradford Council uses for flooding and drainage) and a letter from the Environment Agency

we await comment from Yorkshire Water

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