Proposed Revisions to Draft Local Plan (Preferred Options)

Document Section 1. Preferred Options Revisions Section 3 - Revised Policy SP11 - Housing Provision Revised Policy SP11 - Housing Provision [View all comments on this section]
Comment ID 1013
Respondent MacLeod [View all comments by this respondent]
Response Date 31 Mar 2017
Response Type OBJECT
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17,837 additional homes is for too much building, these plans will sprall housing between Thanet’s towns until there is no distinction or green space between them, not to mention the demographic nightmare of providing healthcare and schools for all these additional people, existing provision is severely overstretched as it is.

Manston is not a “former Airport site”, until it is built on (God forbid) it is an existing airport site awaiting re-instatement as an airfreight hub owned and managed by RiverOak.