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Weymouth Gateway LIVE: Councillors to vote on retail park plans

By Michael Taylor

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    - Dorset Council's planning committee to vote upon multi-million retail development, with meeting to start at 10am on Tuesday, March 9
  • - Dunelm, McDonald's and B&M among brands confirmed for site on Mercery Road, Weymouth, if plans approved
  • - Developers claim site would create hundreds of jobs and provide a major boost to Weymouth’s economy
  • - Weymouth Town Council has already opposed the plans but would prefer a scheme that would attract higher-quality jobs
  • - Other criticisms include concerns about increased traffic and potential anti-social behaviour