Planning and Regulatory Committee – Wednesday 26th February, and the 7th April at 7pm, council offices, Churchgate

These committee meetings determine applications for planning permission. There are two sites in Goff's Oak which are presently under review and a big concern for Goff's Oak. The first site proposed for opposite Masons Parade and the second site off Cuffley Hill. For further details available nearer the date, check out the website https://www.broxbourne.gov.uk/your-council/council-meetings/committee-meetings-with-your-councillors/cabinet. Note … Continue reading Planning and Regulatory Committee – Wednesday 26th February, and the 7th April at 7pm, council offices, Churchgate

Message from Cuffley – Local Plan development, Welwyn Garden City Council

Notice from Cuffley Friends.  The Welwyn Hatfield Times has outlined the details of  the proposed draft Local Plan, which will  be considered by the WHBC Cabinet Planning and Parking Panel on January 23rd  and January 29th  before going to Cabinet on January 30th 2020.You can read the full article at https://www.whtimes.co.uk/news/welwyn-hatfield-borough-council-local-plan-puts-forward-sites-1-6459303 In relation to Cuffley A Green … Continue reading Message from Cuffley – Local Plan development, Welwyn Garden City Council

Post office – Temporary closure deferred, awaiting update, 16th January 2020

Reported from Post Office itself that the temporary closure has been deferred. Awaiting further update. The whole premises at 688 Goff’s Lane, Goff’s Oak, EN7 5ET is being refurbished. Post Office services will be provided from two modern serving points alongside the retail counter. The whole retail area will be revamped to sell convenience goods. … Continue reading Post office – Temporary closure deferred, awaiting update, 16th January 2020

Proposed development on Cuffley Hill-Application No. 07/19/0200/F

Many of the members and residents of Goffs Oak has continued to express their concerns regarding the site of what was Fairmead and Rosemead Nurseries on Cuffley Hill.  This application was presented earlier last year for 58 dwellings and parking for 156 vehicles, which was not accepted. On November 29th a revised plan was submitted.  … Continue reading Proposed development on Cuffley Hill-Application No. 07/19/0200/F

Neighbourhood Forum – Goffs Oak and West Cheshunt, 20th November 2019

Broxbourne Council held a meeting on the 20th November, which the public had an open invite.   Key people from the Council was in attendance as usual and Councillors on hand to answer any questions.  GOCA have expressed their concerns as this meeting was poorly advertised and the mailing list seems to be limited and as … Continue reading Neighbourhood Forum – Goffs Oak and West Cheshunt, 20th November 2019

Objection letter to potential overdevelopment in Goffs Oak

GOCA has recently written a letter to the Minister of Housing, Communities and Local Government regarding concerns on potential over-development around Goffs Oak, with the lack of supporting resources including roads and transport. We also have a GOCA member who is proactively writing to key people in local and central government and a large group … Continue reading Objection letter to potential overdevelopment in Goffs Oak

Ashfield Nursery, Newgatestreet Road. Application to redevelop for residential use

This week a second application for this site has been submitted and is out for comments. It is for 10 custom built houses. Reference number 07/19/0906/O. It would be well worth reading the initial application and to why permission was refused by the Councillors on the Committee. Please note this is on green Belt Land, … Continue reading Ashfield Nursery, Newgatestreet Road. Application to redevelop for residential use