Opposition to Speculative Development in Weedon

Dale Langley
Dale Langley 240 Comments
564 Signatures Goal: 800

We the undersigned residents of Weedon and surrounding areas wish to register our opposition to the development of a large residential area on land off New Street in Weedon. We call on the decision makers to reject the building of such an excessive development in the view of overwhelming local opposition.

Please take our survey after signing the petition: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/JMGBDQK

  • Deana towersey
    Deana towersey
    Sep 10, 2014
    Sep 10, 2014
    Today I went to look at a little house on New Croft which I was about to put in an offer for when I spotted a neighbour and asked about the area.

    I was stunned to hear about the development that would destroy the beautiful countryside at the rear of the property. Needless to say I have changed my mind.

    I feel sorry for residents whose house prices will plummet when they lose the surrounding countryside to a modern housing development.
  • Rachel Roberts
    Rachel Roberts United Kingdom, Northampton
    Aug 25, 2014
    Aug 25, 2014
    The village has to grow, this is something I truly believe, however it needs to be in areas which will not push, already over loaded streets.
    With the bypass plans in place surely there are areas on the outskirts of the village that can be infilled next to the A45/A5
  • Andrew Standen
    Andrew Standen United Kingdom, Weedon
    Aug 03, 2014
    Aug 03, 2014
    Like others, I am concerned about increased traffic in the village, which is already bottle necked at times in the centre. Increased demand on services is another worry; we have fluctuating water pressure on a regular basis already and increased pressure on the sewage infrastructure would also be a concern.
  • LIZ BAILEY
    LIZ BAILEY United Kingdom, Birmingham
    Jul 11, 2014
    Jul 11, 2014
    I agree with all the comments in opposition thus far.

    Whilst I appreciate the country and county requires new housing surely it would make more sense to develop around existing villages where there is already infrastructure in place, ie alongside the A45 or A5 but to place this amount of housing in the heart of a village that already cannot cope with current traffic is beyond belief. My other concern is that when developers plan sites with large numbers of housing are they willing to help with building annexes to schools/surgeries and perhaps shop facilities etc etc.

    I wish the Action Group every success, I have unfortunately been away for every public meeting.
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