NDP Notes from Meeting 28th June 2017

NOTES TAKEN FOR THE NEIGHBOURHOOD DEVELOPMENT PLAN MEETING ON 28TH JUNE 2017

Mark Mohan opened the meeting and asked for volunteers to undertake certain roles within the steering group, no parishioners were willing to volunteer so it stands that the people listed below are doing certain roles.

SECRETARY, Mark Mohan
CO- ORDINATOR, Sarah Saville
FINANCIAL CO-ORDINATOR, not appointed
WEBSITE / NEWSLETTER, Mark Millmore

Michael Wellock from Kirkwells then did his presentation and talked the group through what stages were next, he asked what we would like to achieve and what were the key issues and objectives. I have listed these below.

KEY ISSUES AND OBJECTIVES

  • Wider Vision
  • Infrastructure
  • Scale
  • Remain Rural
  • Heart of the Community / Focal point
  • Influencing future developments
  • Traffic
  • Impact
  • Community facilities/leisure facilities
  • Heritage
  • Balanced community/ Employment
  • Mining and mineral rights
  • Design
  • Mixed Housing
  • Landscape/environment/green areas/biodiversity

Michael Wellock is aiming to put together a Key Aim/ Mission Statement ready for the next meeting, he also plans to come to the next meeting with a draft plan with suggestions for each objective, aiming towards opening discussions and moving towards a draft policy. Michael advised we apply for the Government Locality grant which Mark Mohan said he would do and send to him to be filled out. Michael is also going to ask the question based around Munstone and Shelwick being on one building chart for Hereford City Plan but not the other.

Michael also commented that it is very important for the Parishoners / Community to know about the NDP and receive regular updates.