Local Plan 2040 Draft Plan - Strategy options and draft policies consultation
Representation ID: 5614
A considerable number of the existing employment sites are simply not suitable for modern employment use and portfolio of employment sites needs to be increased to encourage the economic diverstity required for sustainable growth. The employment study confirms it has not taken account of the vacant stock and this is a weakness in the conclusions then enshrined in the Issues and Options. The vacancy of the sites indicates not a lack of interest, but a lack of suitability.