Sustainable Green Neighbourhoods

Producing a local Community Energy Plan, reducing fuel poverty, water efficiency, opportunities for ‘greening’ the public realm and other eco projects.

The Plan (Pt.1 Policies)

i June 2018 2 comments

Part One of our plan will be subject to referendum. Here you will find the latest draft summary as well as the full document. What do you think? What do you agree with and disagree… more →

Movement & Connectivity Policies

i June 2017 no comments yet

Summary of draft policies around the Hove Station Quarter: New development means more traffic pressure. The road network needs to be improved. We need to balance the flow of additional traffic with the needs of… more →

New Waste & Minerals Site Plan adopted (February 2017)

i March 2016 no comments yet

The council’s plans for a new Waste & Minerals Site have been adopted (February 2017). They have allocated a nearby site at Sussex House Industrial Area and noted the following: “Sackville Road and part of… more →

Our petition against the council’s waste management site

i December 2015 no comments yet

Brighton and Hove City Council have proposed allocating the Coal Yard site as a waste management site. Both Hove Station Neighbourhood Forum and the owners of the site objected to this proposal and organised a… more →

Low Carbon Neighbourhoods – Energy Plan

i July 2013 no comments yet

Hove Station Low Carbon Neighbourhoods – Energy Plan Introduction BHESCo is working with the Hove Station sustainability group to develop an Energy plan for the Neighbourhoods within the designated area. Ollie Pendered, Communications and Communities… more →

‘Have Your Say’ Day 2013 – Resident Feedback

i May 2013 2 comments

On 16th February 2013 the Forum held a ‘Have Your Say’ day at the Honeycroft Centre on Sackville Road. The event was held to share information with the local community on the development plans for… more →

The Plan (Pt. 2 Aspirations)

i October 2018 no comments yet

Neighbourhood Plan Part Two is a cohesive plan of what we want to happen ‘on the ground’. It is an advocacy/bidding document which the Forum and other neighbourhood groups will be able to use – alongside Part One (the statutory… more →

The Issues

i June 2014 no comments yet

The local population is growing much faster than regional and national averages. Our members tell us housing provision is a major issue. The lack of health services and school places also needs to be addressed. Furthermore,… more →

Brighton & Hove Energy Services Company – BHESCo

BHESCo is working with the Hove Station sustainability group to develop an Energy plan for the Neighbourhoods within the designated area. Ollie Pendered, Communications and Communities Director at BHESCo has previously developed an Energy Plan… more →

How is the Plan being prepared, what are the rules?

Neighbourhood planning can be kept very simple. It is the community’s plan and needs only to deal with the planning issues that matter to us. See the simple guide to writing planning policies ➔. The… more →