Category: Strategic Spatial Framework Plan

Strategic Housing Needs Study Workshop

Posted by lepadmin - August 1, 2014 - Place, Planning, Strategic Spatial Framework Plan

Strategic Housing Needs Study Workshop   On 31 July 2014 the Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership Spatial Planning Group held a half-day workshop presenting the outcomes of Stages 1 and 2 of the Strategic Housing Needs Study and outlining the approach to Stage 3.  The event was attended by more than 80 people […]

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SPRG Stage 4: The Planning Summit

Posted by lepadmin - September 30, 2013 - Strategic Spatial Framework Plan, Uncategorized

Held at St Andews in Birmingham on April 22 2013 the Planning Summit was an important event in the preparation of the Spatial Plan for Recovery and Growth. Attended by over 100 people the Summit heard about the outcome of the scenario testing and strategy development work and through a series of ‘hands-on’ exercises were […]

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SPRG Stage 3: Scenario Testing

Posted by lepadmin - January 14, 2013 - Place, Planning, Strategic Spatial Framework Plan, Transport

The third stage of work in developing the Spatial Plan for Recovery and Growth commenced in November and December 2012. Five themed groups will be working to carry out a scenario testing exercise address the following questions: Where are current trends and plans taking us? Where do we want to be? What do we need to […]

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SPRG Stage 2: Engagement Events

Posted by lepadmin - January 14, 2013 - Place, Planning, Strategic Spatial Framework Plan, Transport

As part of the second stage of developing the Strategic Plan for Recovery and Growth, a series of four themed events were held in September 2012 across the LEP area. The agendas, notes of discussions and copies of all the presentations can be found in the following links: North Worcestershire East Staffordshire Solihull Birmingham See also: […]

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SPRG Stage 1: Mapping existing development planning policy

Posted by lepadmin - January 14, 2013 - Place, Planning, Strategic Spatial Framework Plan, Transport

The first stage of developing the Spatial Plan for Recovery and Growth began in late 2011 and involved the initial mapping of ongoing development planning work in the GBSLEP. This also saw the identification of the issues to be addressed by the work and details of the Planning Charter which has been endorsed by all the […]

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‘Open for business’ is the message as GBSLEP launches Planning Charter

Posted by lepadmin - February 22, 2012 - Newsroom, Planning, Strategic Spatial Framework Plan, Transport

The Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (GBSLEP) has launched a planning charter that will help businesses by enabling appropriate development rather than discourage it. The charter lays out the intention of planning partners involved in the LEP to be proactive and supportive of business and investment while ensuring quality, sustainability and honest dialogue […]

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