Burnham Neighbourhood Plan steps forward during group's walk
group of Burnham-On-Sea residents who are compiling a Neighbourhood
Plan for the town that will define its future development reviewed
the proposals during a town centre walk on Saturday (March 7th).
from Burnham Chamber of Trade and the local History Society were
joined by the Town Centre Manager and a Sedgemoor Planning Officer
for the tour of the town centre.
walk was held to review the draft policies and recommendations
drawn up by the Neighbourhood Planning topic group.
The group's Chairman Phil Harvey told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It
was useful to see the situation on the ground and consider how
the ideas on the draft would apply and to check whether they are
range of skills and expertise in the group meant that we could
look at the draft from a number of different viewpoints. As a
result a couple of minor amendments were suggested to take back
to the next topic group meeting."
He continued: "I think we're very close to publication and
the meeting on the 19th March will be able to finalise the document
and consider how we go about the next stage of consultation. I'm
grateful to the members of the group for their input over the
past few months."
The next meeting will be held at 7pm on 19th March in Burnham
Some of those who attended Saturday's Neighbourhood Plan walkabout
in the town centre in Burnham-On-Sea