Examination of Local Plan
Today’s the day the Examination of Barnsley Local Plan commences.
By the end of this process, that is now scheduled not to be completed until October 2017 after Stage 2 Hearings are complete, will we know the outcome of our endeavours.
The Inspector, Sarah Housden, will hopefully agree with our points made that MU1 should be left designated as Green Belt and therefore should not be built upon saving our Green Belt for agriculture and the enjoyment of future generations, our children and grandchildren.
Below is a link to the National Planning Policy Framework.
Scroll to page 19, Section 9, and read what is said about protecting the Green Belt and WHY!