Have your say on future land development

Coun Barry Collins
Coun Barry Collins

Council chiefs want people to attend workshops and help shape development plans over the next 15 years.

Officers are working on the Land Allocations and Designations Plan which will identify sites which could be developed or protected from development.

Community engagement workshops will be held in February and March 2014 and cabinet member for economy and environment, Coun Barry Collins said: “We’re keen to get the views of as many residents as possible about which site allocations and designations should be included in the plan for Calderdale.”

Events: Sowerby Bridge – St Paul’s Church, Tower Hill, February 3, 2014, 7pm until 9pm; Hebden Bridge Town Hall, February 6, 2014, 7pm until 9pm; Brighouse High School Sixth Form Centre, Mulberry Suite, February 17, 2014, 7pm until 9pm; Wainwright Hall, Jepson Lane, Elland, February 19, 2014, 7pm until 9pm; Heath Training and Development Centre, Room N, Free School Lane, Halifax, February 26, 2014, 7pm until 9pm; Todmorden, Roomfield Baptist Church, Halifax Road, March 6, 2014, 7pm until 9pm; Ryburn, Ripponden Community Centre, St Bartholomew’s Church, Old Bank, March 11, 2014, 7pm until 9pm; ThreeWays Centre (Former Ridings School), Nursery Lane, Halifax, March 18, 7pm until 9pm; St Michael’s Centre, Mytholmroyd, March 19, 2014, 7pm until 9pm; Shelf Village Hall, March 4, 2014, 7pm until 9pm.

If you would like to attend a workshop, please let us know in advance which session you would like to attend. You can do this by visiting our website, by email spatial.planning@calderdale.gov.uk, by post – Spatial Planning Team, Planning and Highways, Calderdale Council, Northgate House, Northgate, Halifax, HX1 1UN or by calling 01422 392206.