greenfield sites

Voter demands apology from Councillor Ralph Cook over Labour election leaflets row

Voter demands apology from Councillor Ralph Cook over Labour election leaflets row
March 22, 2013 3 Comments »

A Cardiff resident has demanded a public apology from the council’s deputy leader in a bitter dispute over Labour’s election leaflets. Paul Seligman claims Councillor Ralph Cook was wrong to describe the city resident’s recollection of a controversial Labour campaign ... Read More »

Opinion: Butetown is facing a housing squeeze

Opinion: Butetown is facing a housing squeeze
January 22, 2011 1 Comment »

Butetown is an area of Cardiff that has seen a dramatic increase in new development over the last 20 years. The Local Development Plan is exactly that – a plan for the future of our local communities and it must ... Read More »

Opinion: Greenfield sites in the North need to be protected

Opinion: Greenfield sites in the North need to be protected
January 20, 2011 No Comments »

Of the 112 candidate sites submitted, 24 are in the ward of Pontprennau and Old St Mellons, the ward I represent along with my fellow ward Councillor Jane Rogers. Of those 24 sites, 19 are greenfield sites. 16 of the ... Read More »

Mapping Cardiff’s local development plan

February 11, 2010 2 Comments »

Cardiff Council has urged the Assembly’s environment minister to accept it’s local development plan, but the Assembly could choose to force the Council to build on greenfield sites. We’ve mapped the local development plan proposed alternative sites that show areas ... Read More »