News and Events
Launch of Vision for Torpoint July 2016The Vision for Torpoint was adopted by Torpoint Town Council at its meeting in April and was officially presented to the Town at the Annual Parish Meeting on 26th May Local residents heard a presentation on the Vision by Neil Emery of Clifton Emery Design Limited and were given an opportunity to comment and ask questions. Members of the Neighbourhood Development Plan Steering Group were presented with copies of the plan and the Town Mayor Councillor M John Crago thanked them for their hard work and dedication over the last twelve months. The Mayor had great pleasure in handing a copy of the Vision for Torpoint to Mrs Rosemary Pellew from the Torpoint Archives. Copies of the Vision are available to read at the Torpoint Library, the Council Offices or electronically at: http://www.torpointplan.org.uk/ Members of the Neighbourhood Development Plan Steering Group have recently undertaken training made available to them through Cornwall Council and are currently working on writing the Plan Policies which will be presented to the people of Torpoint for their approval through a referendum. If you want to get involved in this exciting town project it is not too late, the Steering Group are looking for enthusiastic new members who would like to be involved in the delivery of the Vision for Torpoint. If you are interested please contact: Secretariat, Torpoint Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Tel: 01752 814165, www.torpointplan.org.uk https://www.facebook.com/TorpointNeighbourhoodPlan
Posted: 11 January 2022
Neighbourhood Plan is submitted to Cornwall Council for Strategic Environmental Assessment
The Neighbourhood Development Plan has been submitted to Cornwall Council for Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA). The Cornwall Council officer consultation is from 25th July until 15th August 2017. It is hoped that the results of the consultation will be available by the next steering group meeting scheduled for Monday 11th September 2017. If you are interested in supporting the development of the Neighbourhood Plan, or want to hear more, please come along to the meeting which commences at 7.00pm and is held in the Committee Room of the Council Chambers.
Posted: 4 August 2017
Draft Neighbouhood Plan consultation closes March 2017
At the steering group meeting on Monday 6th March 2017 members reviewed the comments made in response to the draft neighbourhood plan consultation which ran for the month of February 2017. A record of the comments and the outcomes of the discussions will be posted on the website in the next few days. The comments and changes will now be passed to the engaged planning consultant to update the draft document before going to the town council for adoption of the draft neighbourhood plan. Once adopted by Torpoint town council the document will be forwarded to Cornwall Council for their consideration.
Steering group members wishes to thank all those who have taken the time to make comments or attend events on the draft neighbourhood plan document.
Posted: 7 March 2017