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Luton Airport – petition to regulate night flights

A petition has come to the attention of the Parish Council which reflects the need to think of a contingency in the event that the planning application for the expansion of Luton Airport is accepted, whether by Luton Borough Council or by the Government. Campaigners and local Councils may succeed in having the application called in by the Secretary of State, but it is feared that this...

North Hertfordshire – New Local Plan Consultations

Housing Options – Growth Levels and Directions We have received the following notification from North Hertfordshire District Council: Following the significant reforms in the development plan system, the Localism Act, the publications of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) and the revocation of the East of England Plan, North Hertfordshire must now determine its own housing...

Luton Airport Planning Application

We have received an update that a planning application was submitted to Luton Borough Council on Friday 30th November. This has only now come to light, a week and a half later, following a request for information by Hertfordshire County Council, who will be monitoring the situation closely.  The concern is that a lot of the consultation period will be lost over Christmas, and as far as...

Part Night Lighting comes to Kimpton

As you may well have seen in other parts of the County, Hertfordshire County Council are reducing the hours that street lights are switched on, in order to reduce the electricity consumption and save several million pounds per annum. The policy is that unless there are major intersections, junction lighting systems, or areas of traffic calming, all street lighting should be switched off...

Temporary Closure of B652 High Street, Kimpton, 11th December 2011

We have received the following advance notice from Hertfordshire County Council. The Public Notice will appear in the Welwyn and Hatfield Times on the 23 November and 7 December 2011. Temporary Closing of B652 High Street, Kimpton NOTICE is given that the Hertfordshire County Council intend to make an Order under Section 14[1] of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, to prohibit all...

M1 Junction 10/10A Development

We’ve received notification that there is a proposal to seek consent for a new junction at the M1 Junction 10A for Luton Airport. The proposed application covers the removal of the existing roundabout and construction of a new junction comprising: modification of the lanes for traffic leaving or entering M1 J10; a continuous carriageway between the M1 spur and the A1080 Airpory...

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