NEXT MEETING WILL BE ON THURSDAY 14th. JULY 2022 at 7.30pm IN THE VILLAGE HALL
National grid have now submitted a formal planning application for a large substation which they propose to erect in sight of Gestingthorpe between Butlers Wood and Waldergrave Wood. The consultation period for this proposal is extremely short and in fact finishes on Friday 20th May. Anyone can make their comments and opinions known to Braintree District Council by accessing the planning section of their website where full details of the proposed scheme can be found. The reference for the application is: 22/01147/FUL - Land Adjacent Butlers Wood and Waldergrave Wood West of A131 and it can be accessed by using the following link: https://publicaccess.braintree.gov.uk/online-applications/applicationDetails.do?activeTab=documents&keyVal=RB3WI4BFK9O00
Please be aware that any comments that you may wish to make would need to be submitted by 20th May 2022.
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Kevin B. Money
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