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Representation 958 on Preferred Options Local Plan by Mrs Sarah Burke

Support / Object: OBJECT
Document Link: Preferred Options Local Plan - Sustainable Settlements, Rowhedge, SS14: Land to the south of Battleswick Farm Rowhedge Road
Representation: Wildlife in this area include Cuckoos woodpeckers watervoles which are endangered species. This site is on a hill with a brook at the bottom which has been known to flood the social club regularly.The environment agency has a red flag high risk flooding for Hillview properties which back on to this field, more building would make this area Flood as the brook can become a small river in wet weather. The infrastructure such as local schools and Doctors surgery are full. The farmland is very productive and it would be silly to build on as we also need to eat.

Original submission

Wildlife in this area include Cuckoos woodpeckers watervoles which are endangered species. This site is on a hill with a brook at the bottom which has been known to flood the social club regularly.The environment agency has a red flag high risk flooding for Hillview properties which back on to this field, more building would make this area Flood as the brook can become a small river in wet weather. The infrastructure such as local schools and Doctors surgery are full. The farmland is very productive and it would be silly to build on as we also need to eat.


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