West Oxfordshire Local Plan Housing Consultation

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Crest Nicholson 26 Sep 2014

West Oxfordshire Local Plan Housing Consultation Housing Distribution and Sites Witney Sub-Area (3,550 homes) North Witney Strategic Development Area (SDA) - 1,000 homes (Hailey Parish)

  • Comment ID: 110
OBJECT - The draft allocation of land atNorth Witneyfor the provision of 1,000 homes is unsound. 4.1 The proposed development ofNorth Witneydoes not meet the 'soundness' tests of paragraph 182 of the National Planning Policy Framework. In particular the proposal is: a) Not consistent with the advice in the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) Application of the Sequential Test on Flood Risk 4.2 There is no application of the sequential test in relation to this development proposal in
Mr J Millward 06 Sep 2014

West Oxfordshire Local Plan Housing Consultation Housing Distribution and Sites Witney Sub-Area (3,550 homes) North Witney Strategic Development Area (SDA) - 1,000 homes (Hailey Parish)

  • Comment ID: 36
The plan makes no acknowledgement that the 1,000 home Madley Park development never had the necessary road infrastructure put in place, as the housing development was built before the associated link road which was later rejected. Furthermore the document makes no reference that the first part of the phased development (between New Yatt Road and Woodstock Road) will place even more traffic on Woodstock Road. While the document assesses noise as a potential issue for residents of the proposed new
Mr J Millward 06 Sep 2014

West Oxfordshire Local Plan Housing Consultation Housing Distribution and Sites Witney Sub-Area (3,550 homes) North Witney Strategic Development Area (SDA) - 1,000 homes (Hailey Parish)

  • Comment ID: 37
The plan makes no reference to the increased traffic that the large scale housing development is going to place on Woodstock Road and New Yatt Road.
Deleted User 09 Aug 2014

West Oxfordshire Local Plan Housing Consultation Housing Distribution and Sites Witney Sub-Area (3,550 homes) North Witney Strategic Development Area (SDA) - 1,000 homes (Hailey Parish)

  • Comment ID: 1
We use the proposed site daily when dog walking.  We see the extent of flooding on the farmland, and the rate that water gushes down into the culvert under Eastfield Road. The water collecting from roofs, driveways and roads would be immense.  Both Hailey Road and New a Yatt Road will not cope with the added car traffic.  I was assured by one of your councillors two years ago, that the land near the mini roundabout at West End was sacrosanct, and would only be used for a road crossing up to Burf