New date for conservation drop-ins

Dorset Echo: New date for conservation drop-ins New date for conservation drop-ins

A further date has been added to the drop in sessions over the Portland conservation areas consultation.

It will be held in the lobby at Tesco, Easton, Portland on Wednesday from 9am to 7pm.

Weymouth & Portland Borough Council is asking Portland residents to have their say on conservation areas across the island during a public consultation this summer.

Residents are being given the chance to say what they think about studies on the character of the Grove, Underhill, Portland (Easton, Reforne, Straits & Wakeham) and Weston conservation areas during the consultation.

Conservation areas are places of special architectural or historic interest that are protected to ensure people can continue to enjoy their character for years to come.

The borough council is responsible for deciding which places in Weymouth and Portland should be conservation areas and for ensuring that their special qualities are safeguarded.

Studies and comment forms are also available at the Royal Breakwater Hotel, Castletown; The Paper Shop, Fortuneswell and Tophill Library, Straits.

For more information email planning@westdorset-weymouth.gov.uk or phone the borough council’s Assistant Conservation Officer Shelley Saltman on 01305 252388.

Have your say at dorsetforyou.com/conservation-area/weymouth-and-portland

Comments

Post a comment

Remember you are personally responsible for what you post on this site and must abide by our site terms. Do not post anything that is false, abusive or malicious. If you wish to complain, please use the ‘report this post’ link.

click2find

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree