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30 Jan 2022

Seems that whoever voted Conservative in the last General Election also voted for more houses to be built. This is from the Conservative 2019 General Election Manifesto.  (page 31) "We will continue to progress towards our target of 300,000 homes a year by the mid 2020s. This will see us build at least a million more homes over the next parliament"

29 Jan 2022

I was under the impression that the number of houses that TDC has to plan for for the future was/is dictated by central government - which for the past 11plus years has either been Conservative led (Coalition government 2011-2015) or Conservative controlled (2015- to date). What TDC meeting are you referring to in your second sentence? As I understand the situation, whatever the political ...

This is on the agenda at the next Dawlish Town Council meeting being held Weds. 2nd Feb 2022. 13. Notice of Motion PDF 150 KB To consider a Notice of Motion submitted by Councillor Dawson as follows: To air safety concerns with stakeholders regarding Elm Grove Road and the nearby junction of Exeter Road (including the two crossings) and bring together ...

https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/new-highway-code-rules-divide-6537648#comments-wrapper At a glance: How has The Highway Code changed? Drivers of large passenger vehicles and HGVs now have ‘the greatest responsibility to reduce the danger posed to other road users’ Drivers at a junction should give way to pedestrians crossing or waiting to cross a road that they’re ...

Dawlish Town Council planning committee members noted that: In respect of land to the East and West of Holcombe, Members noted that: ·         The sites were accessed along a narrow land and therefore access issues would cause difficulties; ·         The site was on a prominent ridge; ·         There were highways concerns exiting onto Teignmouth Road with an increase in traffic ...

Dawlish Town Council Planning Committee members made the following observations about this site: In respect of land off Meadow Rise, Members noted that: ·         The site had been included as a potential for development in the previous plan ·         The area was a prominent site and designated as undeveloped coast ·         Vehicular access was an issue particularly when ...

22 Jan 2022

Just a reminder about the closing date for comments

Just a reminder about the closing date for comments.

Just a reminder about the closing date for comments.

I was totally unaware of these changes until someone mentioned them to me. So just in case others are unaware as well........ From 29 January 2022, the new Highway Code with 8 new rules and 49 updates, will become operational. The changes are aimed at providing better protection to users of roads who may be more vulnerable in the event of accidents, such as pedestrians and cyclists. More ...

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