120116 Town Centre Masterplan

Letter to Surrey Advertiser


I am writing having read your article about the Guildford Society meeting about the Town Masterplan (Surrey Ad 13th Jan).

More than 100 attendees laid into the lack of vision and small-mindedness of the current consultation draft – I urge Guildfordians to express your views by 23rd January – and concerns that decisions are being made just days before the deadline that prejudge (or deliberately discount) the responses that may be received.

Three councillors from Ash, two from Clandon, a couple more rural councillors and a token member from a town ward make up an executive who seem to believe they do not need to hear the results of a public consultation before committing yet more of our money on flawed consultancy briefs.

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