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|Portsmouth Society Planning|
|The Portsmouth Society's Planning Sub Committee meets every three weeks
to monitor all individual planning applications, commenting where appropriate.
Our comments are not always objections as there are many occasions when
we support schemes.
We believe that the special character of our city should be maintained and improved. We try to ensure that planning decisions result in the highest possible standards of design, respect the city's policy of protecting Portsmouth's historic buildings, conservation areas and seafront and incorporate advanced sustainability features.
In terms of individual planning applications, our focus is on the 'street scene' and neighbourliness. The guiding principles on which we assess each proposal include:
We are always interested to hear your views about planning issues. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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