February 2011 - March 2011: Consultation of the draft (Preferred Options) Core Strategy
The consultation period ran from 17th February to 31st March.
Day long consultation events were held in each of the towns and evening events were held in five of the district's villages. These drop-in sessions were well attended and gave residents the opportunity to come and discuss the draft plan and ask any questions of officers. The documents published at this time were:
Other consultation documents:
Four technical papers were also published which outlined key areas of the Core Strategy content. These were:
During the consultation period we were also inviting the following:
- The submission of further development sites within and around the Mendip towns and a defined list of villages to update our housing land availability assessment. More information on this can be found on the Mendip Strategic Housing Land Availability web page.
- Specific comments on a review of Special Landscape Features in the district found within the .