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‘Major planning reforms may see even more of county being earmarked for housing’

13th August 2020

A major Sussex newspaper has picked up on CPRE Sussex’s August 6 press release that say government reforms could be ‘catastrophic’.

The two-page article in the West Sussex County Times says: ‘Sweeping changes to the planning would leave West Sussex having to build an extra 2,234 homes each year’.

It quotes CPRE Sussex as warning that: ‘the proposals could hand thousands of acres of rural Sussex over to developers who will be able to build without going through the planning process.’

Read the full article in Sussex Live