The new County reporting system for footpath surveys.
A letter from the Principal Environmental Health Officer at Fareham Borough council with respect to the Air Quality Management Areas in Gosport road and Portland Street. The air quality is deteriorating and the monitoring of these areas is to be increased.
The re-opening of Fareham Museum on 22nd July.
The possible siting of a Blue Plaque on a house in Hillhead.
Arrangements for The Society stall at the Stubbington Fair on 28th August.
Attendance at various County Council and Borough Council Planning meetings in addition to the Welborne Community Liaison Group on 4th October.
The PUSH Meeting on 27th July. The main item was the draft Solent Recreation Mitigation Strategy. This proposes:
A team of 5-7 coastal rangers to advise people how to avoid bird disturbance, liaise with land owners, host school visits etc.
Communications, marketing and education initiatives and a part time officer to implement them.
Initiatives to encourage responsible dog walking and a full-time officer to implement them.
Preparation of Codes of Conduct for a variety of coastal activities.
Site-specific projects to better manage visitors, and provide secure habitats for the birds.
Providing new /enhanced green spaces as an alternative to visiting the coast.
A partnership manager to coordinate and manage all the above.
A number of recent planning applications and in particular:
The way ahead for Welborne.
The Town Centre Development Plan.
The approval of the redevelopment of Wykeham House School
The proposed redevelopment of the Lidl store in Newgate Lane.
The Public Enquiry on the Cranleigh Road development at Portchester on 25th April. The decision is expected on 23rd August.
The recently published details of the proposed Daedalus Interconnector building and the layout of surrounding park land.
An outline application for up to 180 houses east of Brook Lane, Warsash A Public Enquiry is scheduled for 19th September.
An application for up to 150 houses east of Posbrook Lane, Titchfield.