The project overview sets out the background and context to the development project, as well as the vision, aims and objectives - it is a document that will be used to guide the project team when planning for, delivering and subsequently maintaining the development, as set by the Council as landowner and developer. NB This is a non-statutory
document and does not replace or remove the need for any legislative or Town and Country Planning processes that apply to a project of this scale and nature.
A key part of the vision is to give people the chance to live in a new home that meets their needs. Whist the local area is described as a ‘family market’, a report funded by the Local Government Association researched how the Council can plan to ensure that different housing needs are also addressed. See: Mixed and Balanced Communities LGA Final Report 2019