HOLDING RBWM TO ACCOUNT
Borough Local Plan Update
We, along with other organisations have submitted a response to the Regulation 19 process of the Borough Local Plan. Although, the total submission is 630 pages, we urge you to read our 28 page summary which is available here.
We are PRO Development, especially for affordable homes but we
10 QUESTIONS ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING WHICH RBWM COUNCIL THUS FAR ARE RELUCTANT TO ANSWER
Is the 30% Affordable Housing promise by RBWM light on substance and heavy on populism?
RBWM is one of the most expensive places to live in the country outside of London with property prices more than double the national average. Whilst the council are proposing 14,240 additional dwellings in the proposed Local Plan, they fail to grasp the actual needs of the Borough’s residents, which is the need for more affordable housing. Recent study by Oxford Brookes University shows that Affordable housing has fallen by 43% in the last 8 years. What will RBWM do to ensure that the current plan will deliver real affordable housing?
Our Video highlights 10 questions on Affordable Housing which RBWM Council thus far are reluctant to answer:
The 10 questions are also available in pdf version here
There will be two public meetings on community led housing to bring local
residents together to tackle these issues and identify solutions that can be
designed and led by local communities.
• Windsor on Wednesday 22 November - Dedworth Green Baptist Church
• Maidenhead on Tuesday 28 November -Methodist Church High St Maidenhead
For more details, click here
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Maidenhead Golf Club
One of the sites proposed for 2,000 units under the
The BLP will change the
character of our Bourough beyond