Town and Country Planning

TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 19902003-03-052002-08-032003-03-19TSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211,

Government Office for the East of England


The Secretary of State for Transport hereby gives notice that he proposes to make an Order under section 247 of the above Act to authorise the stopping-up of an area of all-purpose highway land at the Laindon Link Estate, Laindon, Basildon, Essex. If the Order is made, the stopping-up will be authorised only in order to enable the development described in the Schedule to this notice to be carried out in accordance with the planning permission granted to John Thompson & Partners on behalf of Lovell by Basildon District Council on 3 August 2002 under Ref BAS/0785/01. The proposed Order will require new and improved highways indicated on the plans, which shall be highways maintainable at the public expense for which Essex County Council will be the local highway authority. Copies of the draft Order and relevant plan may be inspected at all reasonable hours during 28 days commencing on 19 March 2003 at the offices of Basildon District Council, the Basildon Centre, St Martins Square, Basildon, Essex and may be obtained, free of charge, from the Government Office for the East of England (Environment Group) (quoting Ref GT/V1505/35/1/100) at the address stated below. Any person may object to the making of the proposed Order within the period of 28 days commencing on 19 March 2003 by notice to the Secretary of State for Transport, quoting the above reference, at the Government Office for the East of England (Environment Group), Victory House, Vision Park, Chivers Way, Histon, CAmbridge CB4 9ZR. In preparing an objection it should be borne in mind that the substance of it may be imparted to other persons who may be affected by it and that those persons may wish to communicate with the objector about it. C Buchanan, a Higher Executive Officer in the Government Office for the East of England (Environment Group). Schedule Description of Development Demolition of 163 dwellings and erection of 244 dwellings, new access roads, parking areas and electricity substations. 5 March 2003.