Issue details

WBC Response to the Reading Borough Council Draft Local Plan

That the Executive Member for Strategic Planning and Highways approves that:


1)     A holding objection be raised until such time as:

a)     clarification is provided on the capacity work undertaken;

b)     the shortfall in housing supply of 943 is met within Reading Borough; and

c)      the lack of policy and accommodation provision for the Gypsy and Traveller community is addressed within Reading Borough


2)     Further discussion and engagement be supported across all authorities in the West Berkshire Housing Market Area.


Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: None Specific;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 31/05/2017

Reason for urgency:

Explanation of anticipated restriction:

This meeting has been rescheduled in order to carry out further investigation

Decision due: 10 Jul 2017 by Executive Member for Strategic Highways and Planning- David Lee
Reason: at 11:10 am

Lead member: David Lee

Contact: Email: Tel: 0118 974 6617.



Director of Corporate Services

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Monitoring Officer

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Leader of the Council

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Reference Number: IMD 2017/18


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