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Olympic Proposals

Monday, December 21st, 2009

A couple of weeks ago, Andrew Gilligan took on the arduous task of reading the gigantic planning application that LOCOG have submitted to the council.

Rod tells me that he received a letter with the details of the proposal. It was dated 11th December, and Rod was rather alarmed to see that objections and other comments need to be submitted within 28 days of the date of the letter.

So far, Rod tells me that inter alia twenty responses have been received by the council, including five ‘for’ and fifteen ‘against.’ I think a few more responses than that are going to be needed for the council to have much say in the matter.

It’s a bad time of year and an unwieldy document. But although the issue isn’t going to go away soon, the opportunity to comment is…