Alsager Town Strategy
The Alsager Town Strategy looks at how the town might develop in
the future. It indicates where new employment, housing and
other uses may be located, along with how new infrastructure might
An Advisory Stakeholder Panel, drawn from the Town Council,
community partnerships, local businesses and community groups
worked hard to put together their ideas on how they want to see
Alsager grow and develop over the next 20 years.
Consultation on the draft Alsager Town Strategy took place
between 2nd March and 2nd April 2012. All comments received
were considered and the document revised accordingly.
This revised document was approved at a meeting of Alsager Town Council on
31st July 2012.
The Alsager Town Strategy now forms part of the Cheshire East Local Plan evidence base and will
inform the development of the new Local Plan. It may
also be a material consideration in the determination of planning
Alsager Town Strategy Documents:
Consultation on the draft Alsager Town Strategy: Sustainability
Appraisal took place at the same time. All comments received were
considered and the Appraisal revised accordingly. The results of
the Sustainability Appraisal informed the production and revision
of the Town Strategy and will inform the wider Sustainability
Appraisal of the Local Plan.
Town Strategy Sustainability Appraisal – Comments
||Type of Comment
||Response by Cheshire East Council
||What is a Sustainability Appraisal? What benefit will it be to
||Noted. The Sustainability Appraisal is a legislative
requirement. The introduction provides an explanation of the
process. No change required.
||The only development areas which I fully support are areas A,
B, and D because they are mostly brownfield sites with adequate
transport connections and other facilities. I would also have some
support for area H for employment development because it is
adjacent to BAE at Radway Green, is on Crewe Road and next to the
railway. These areas would deliver all of the requirement for
housing and employment for the town for the next 20 years.
||Noted. No change required.
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