A fresh Freedom of Information request has gone out asking about the costs of the relocation project:
Futures Forum: Knowle relocation project: latest FOI request on costs
As reported in the SOS blog:
Knowle Appeal Inquiry considers massing, scale, and “an original Fish” | Save Our Sidmouth
... a new FOI request has just been made on what the District Council would hope to get out of the developer at Knowle - should they get their planning permission:
Knowle: Pegasus Life S106 agreement - a Freedom of Information request to East Devon District Council - WhatDoTheyKnow
The relationship between developers, local planning authorities and CIL/S 106 payments is fraught, to say the least:
Futures Forum: The District Council and not bothering about its S106 cash
Futures Forum: S106 Management - or how developers avoid affordable housing
Futures Forum: Missing out on developers' S106 funds...
Futures Forum: 106 payments and the NPPF... the repercussions for East Devon
Futures Forum: Developers' contributions to infrastructure are 'inadequate'
Futures Forum: Community Infrastructure Levy projects for housing and economic growth to be considered at Town Council: Monday 9th January
Futures Forum: 'Planning gain' - the replacement for S106 cash from developers - the Community Infrastructure Levy - but is it still 'bribery' by a different name?
Futures Forum: Knowle relocation project: PegasusLife appeal >>> Inquiry to start Tuesday 28th November > press reports
Futures Forum: Knowle relocation project: PegasusLife appeal >>> submission from Vision Group for Sidmouth
Futures Forum: Knowle relocation project: developers lose appeal for 'retirement development' in Sidford >>> Reason: "lack of affordable housing is a critical issue in East Devon"
Futures Forum: Knowle relocation project: and "sheer hypocrisy" >>> District Council planning officers reject the Green Close development over affordable housing and overage