Royston set to grow by 25 per cent as draft North Herts Local Plan gets green light

North Herts District Council offices in Gernon Road, Letchworth.

North Herts District Council offices in Gernon Road, Letchworth. - Credit: Archant

The draft Local Plan for North Herts has been approved by councillors, with Royston set to grow by up to 25 per cent.

The plan – passed by a North Herts District Council vote of 32 councillors in favour, seven against and five abstentions on Wednesday night last week – calls for up to 14,600 new homes, including 1,712 in Royston.

There are currently about 6,800 homes in Royston.

For more search for ‘Local Plan’ at north-herts.gov.uk.


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