SPRG ‘Highly Commended’ at awards event

Posted by lepadmin - January 29, 2014 - Planning, Uncategorized - No Comments

The GBSLEP emerging Spatial Plan for Recovery and Growth (SPRG) has been Highly Commended in the Strategic Planning category at the Planning Magazine Placemaking Awards.

SPRG IconThe SPRG – which looks at the level and distribution of growth across the nine local authorities in the LEP – received praise for the innovative and collaborative way in which it has been developed.

Due to be published in the spring, the SPRG has involved as series of consultation events across the whole of the GBSLEP area.

Dave Carter, Chair of the GBSLEP Planning Group, said: “This gives the work of the Spatial Planning Group some deserved recognition and hopefully exposure for the innovative and collaborative way in which we have been working.

“This is quite timely since this provides us with a fillip to take on-board the results of the recent consultation and the ongoing technical studies to push on to produce the next version of the spatial plan.”

Read more about the SPRG here.