Planning and Building news
Planning inspector confirms housing growth figure for North EssexPublished: Friday, 29th June 2018
Planning inspectorate confirms the amount of new houses which need to be built across north Essex
Braintree District could benefit from £100m infrastructure investmentPublished: Wednesday, 21st March 2018
Announcement shows central government commitment to garden communities
Latest details for Braintree redevelopment to be shown at public exhibitionPublished: Tuesday, 19th December 2017
Take a look at the latest plans for Braintree
Have your say on the plans for the West of Braintree and Colchester Braintree Borders Garden CommunitiesPublished: Thursday, 16th November 2017
Residents across the Braintree District are being encouraged to have their say on plans for two Garden Communities.
Millennium slip road project receives £5 million boostPublished: Wednesday, 25th October 2017
£9 million boost for key routes in Essex
Council has decision to refuse 80 homes in Finchingfield upheld at appealPublished: Friday, 20th October 2017
Council decision upheld
Local Plan next stepsPublished: Tuesday, 17th October 2017
The Braintree District Local Plan has taken a step forward with its submission to the Planning Inspectorate on behalf of the government for examination.
Spa Road improvements take a step forwardPublished: Monday, 7th August 2017
Improvements to Spa Road shops area gains planning permission
Redevelopment opportunities for Braintree on showPublished: Thursday, 15th June 2017
A public exhibition was held on Thursday, June 15 to show the redevelopment opportunities for the area behind Braintree Town Hall.
Braintree District Draft Local Plan goes to public consultationPublished: Wednesday, 7th June 2017
Braintree District Draft Local Plan goes to public consultation next week
Refreshed plans for new GP's surgery to be revealed at public exhibition next monthPublished: Thursday, 25th May 2017
Braintree District Council will exhibit its refreshed plans for the area behind the Town Hall in Braintree during a public exhibition next month (Thursday, June 15th).
Next milestone reached for local planPublished: Monday, 8th May 2017
Next stage of the local plan process
Leading housing expert supports Garden Communities projectPublished: Monday, 19th December 2016
A panel led by one of the country’s leading housing experts has commended the scale of ambition and strength of co-operation between the councils in developing proposed North Essex Garden Communities.