Doctors and health care leaders today announced a new development in the options for future hospital services in mid and south Essex.
Decision Due On Development Plans In Essex
A final decision is expected later on plans to created new communities in north Chelmsford over the next decade.
The North Chelmsford Area Action Plan has already been given Government approval.
Tonight (Wednesday 20 July) councillors at Chelmsford Council will make a final decision.
The proposals include:
- 4,000 new homes
- employment opportunities
- a new railway station
- 4 new primary schools
- a new secondary school
- 2 new doctor's surgeries
- designated green spaces
- new roads and transport links.
Chelmsford Borough Council’s Cabinet Member for Planning and Economic Growth, Neil Gulliver said: “This plan will steer the creation of new places to live and work in Chelmsford and therefore represents an important and exciting planning milestone.
"Changes in economic conditions and housing demand, combined with the need to address climate change and have a design-led approach to new development will lead to a different calibre of new development and Chelmsford will be at the forefront.”
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Residents are being urged to give their views on the Chelmsford City Growth Package.
A group of 12 men from Essex have been jailed for more than 40 years for a violent attack on a football fan.
Essex Police are carrying out a crack down on knife crime this week.
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