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East Devon set to reject Greater Exeter Strategic Plan – analysis

  • by JW

The past and future of the GESP


The District Council is about to take a huge decision:

East Devon set to reject Greater Exeter Strategic Plan – reports – Vision Group for Sidmouth

And the GESP is a huge issue:

What does the Greater Exeter Strategic Plan mean? – Vision Group for Sidmouth

Which is basically about housing numbers:

The housing supply needed for East Devon – Vision Group for Sidmouth


This has caught the attention of the national professional press:

Devon joint strategic plan dealt blow after council committee votes to withdraw from process | Planning Resource


Devon Live provides the analysis: from the Local Democracy Reporting Service:

Greater Exeter Strategic Plan: Next step in the blueprint for building on 39 key sites – Devon Live


As does the Herald:

East Devon set to pull out of GESP – what does it mean for the plan? | Sidmouth Herald


With the East Devon Watch pulling no punches:

There’s so much wrong with GESP. EDDC must “take back control”. | East Devon Watch