Local Plan 2036: Issues and Options Stage

Comment ID 1190017//3
Document Section 1. North Somerset Local Plan 2036: Issues and Options Document Nailsea Q23. Do you have any comments on the proposed vision for Nailsea? View all on this section
Respondent Tickenham Parish Council View all by this respondent
Response Date 04 Jan 2019
Comment

Although not part of the current proposals, it is understood from Nailsea Town Council's Vision that there is support in Nailsea for development of land stretching from the Fire Station on Clevedon Road to Wraxall House to the north of existing houses in Nailsea. Preliminary sketches indicate a road from east to west through the suggested development which could be considered as a northern Nailsea Ring Road linking Pound Lane with Wraxall.  It has been suggested that the green belt could be maintained by providing green belt land elsewhere. The proposal would seriously damage the environmental riverine regime of this part of the Land Yeo valley which is home to locally rare wildlife and mesolithic archaeology.

CONCLUSION

Tickenham Parish Council is opposed to development of the green belt land from Clevedon Road, Nailsea, to Wraxall House in the Parish of Wraxall and Failand for dwellings and road infrastructure, particularly because of its value as open space, riverine rare animals’ habitat and the mesolithic archaeology of Wraxall and Failand

Summary
Parish Council opposed to development of the green belt land
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