London Colney Garden Village Consultation

We the undersigned

  1. Note the ongoing consultation taking place in Hertsmere District regarding the building of a garden village around Coursers Farm and Salisbury Hall.
  2. Note that the proposed village will be joined to London Colney but that no consultation is taking place with London Colney residents in St. Albans District.
  3. Note that any development will have a major impact on the transport infrastructure around London Colney which is already overloaded.
  4. Note that the boundary between St. Albans and Hertsmere runs through London Colney, with McDonalds, the Holiday Inn Express and Mosquito Museum all in Hertsmere.

Call upon Hertsmere borough and St. Albans district councils

  1. to work together on strategic developments in the London Colney area and ensure that residents on both sides of the border are effectively consulted on any proposals
  2. to jointly work together to address existing issues affecting the transport infrastructure in the London Colney area. 
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  • signed 2017-10-15 17:59:38 +0100
  • signed via 2017-10-15 17:06:51 +0100
    This proposal is very worrying. The site under consideration is a haven for wildlife including protected species such as badgers and bats. Ground nesting birds are also present.
  • signed 2017-10-15 16:47:52 +0100
    What hospital will the new residents use? Are there going to be new schools provided? New roads? More police, fire brigade? All very worrying!!!
  • signed 2017-10-15 15:59:29 +0100
  • signed 2017-10-15 15:57:02 +0100
    Have you any of the consultation info that Hertsmere have sent out
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  • signed 2017-10-15 13:14:34 +0100
    I was not aware of this proposal until today (15/10/17) and am outraged at the lack of communication from St Albans District Council regarding such a significant structure change that will will greatly affect the residents of London Colney.
  • signed 2017-10-15 12:08:00 +0100
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  • signed 2017-10-15 11:32:16 +0100
    This appears to be a cynical attempt by Hertsmere to build housing right at the edge of their district and dumping all of the resulting infrastructure problems, schools, hospitals etc. onto the St. Albans district. St. Albans district council should take note and oppose this.
  • posted about this on Facebook 2017-10-15 10:59:25 +0100
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  • signed via 2017-10-15 10:57:56 +0100
  • signed 2017-10-15 10:57:52 +0100
    I recently moved to London Colney as I liked the village feel of it and all the countryside around it. If this development takes place it will turn London Colney into a town and put to much pressure on roads and facilities – not why I moved here
  • signed 2017-10-15 10:41:03 +0100
    We don’t have the infrastructure for this many new homes. Our village is turning into more of a town and traffic is already a nightmare, especially at the Bell roundabout.
  • signed 2017-10-15 10:34:34 +0100
    I fear total gridlock if this proposed plan goes ahead. Stop ignoring the existing issues we already struggle to cope with.
  • posted about this on Facebook 2017-10-15 10:31:12 +0100
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  • signed via 2017-10-15 09:47:14 +0100
  • signed via 2017-10-15 08:42:01 +0100
    There too much congestion in the area already. More home will only make things worse.
  • signed via 2017-10-14 23:00:45 +0100
    The public services, roads , and infrastructure in place at this time is nowhere strong enough for this amount of new housing.
  • posted about this on Facebook 2017-10-14 22:44:16 +0100
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  • signed 2017-10-14 17:10:02 +0100
    Not only traffic problems, what about hospitals schools etc they can not cope at present
  • posted about this on Facebook 2017-10-14 13:19:51 +0100
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  • signed 2017-10-14 09:39:34 +0100
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