Local Plan 2036: Issues and Options Stage

Comment ID 7688737//33
Document Section 1. North Somerset Local Plan 2036: Issues and Options Document Potential new policy areas Q48. Do you have any views on our intended approach to flood risk? View all on this section
Respondent Congresbury Parish Council View all by this respondent
Response Date 13 Dec 2018
Comment

We would expect a full review of flood risks, especially with future climate change impacts. While development could happen in higher flood risk areas, any such developments need to be protected by inbuilt measures (such as raising the ground floor level) and assess impacts of flood defences on existing communities so the developments do not make the risk of flooding worse.

 

Summary
Full review of flood risk especially with climate change impacts
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