March 16, 2007 Planning Resource
Lamenting the anti-development ethos across much of the county is nothing new. But the scale of opposition revealed by Saint Consulting’s survey this week is alarming. It shows that eight out of ten people would be against further development in their areas.
Saint Consulting Group’s second annual poll of consumer attitudes to development shows that as many as 83% of residents want no more schemes in their area (see graph 1) and that one in six has actively opposed a planning application.