The Basildon Labour Party have consistently warned the Conservative Administration and residents of the dangers of delaying our local plan and the potential that further delays could lead to additional homes. Unfortunately that warning became a reality.
Basildon Labour have submitted an emergency motion to be discussed at tonight’s Full
Council Meeting at Basildon Council. The motion refers to government plans to release a
new version of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) on 24 July 2018 and
highlights the potential consequences for Basildon Borough and our Local Plan.
The Basildon Labour Party have called for a meeting with the Government’s Chief
Planning Officer after it emerged that following a meeting with the new Conservative
Administration, inspectors are being sent into the Council to assess why delays are taking