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Local Plan Evidence Base - Open Space and Green Infrastructure

Green Infrastructure

Kidderminster and Stourport Urban and Waterfront Green Infrastructure Concept Plan (August 2018) (3,237K)

Kidderminster North GI Concept Statement (August 2018)(1,080K)

Kidderminster East GI Concept Plan (3,058K)

Worcestershire Green Infrastructure Partnership comments on Preferred Options sites (February 2018) (913K)

Wyre Forest District Council Green Infrastructure Strategy (October 2012) (27,593K)

Preliminary Ecological Appraisal of Potentially Sensitive Sites (June 2018) (40,726K)

Addendum 1 - Preliminary Ecological Appraisal of Potentially Sensitive Sites (September 2018) (3,648K)

Addendum 2 - Preliminary Ecological Appraisal of Potentially Sensitive Sites (October 2018) (4,651K)

Open Space Updates October 2018

Addendum to Open Space Report and Strategy (1,091K)

Addendum to Indoor and Built Facilities Needs Report and Strategy (1,004K)

Addendum to Playing Pitch Report and Strategy & Action Plan (1,161K)

Open Space, Playing Pitch and Sports Built Facilities Strategies (2017)

Consultants Knight, Kavanagh & Page have prepared the following evidence base documents.

WyreForest District Council Open Space Assessment Report (May 2017) (1,781K)

Wyre Forest District Council Open Space Study Standards Paper (May 2017)(903K)

Wyre Forest District Council Indoor and Built Facilities Needs Assessment (April 2017) (2,967K)

Wyre Forest District Council Indoor and Built Facilities Strategy (May 2017) (1,131K)

Wyre Forest Playing Pitch Strategy Assessment Report (April 2017) (1,845K)

Wyre Forest Playing Pitch Strategy & Action Plan (June 2017) (1,550K)


Evidence predating preparation of the Local Plan Review

Open Space, Sport and Recreation Assessment (October 2008)

Consultants PMP Consulting Limited were appointed to undertake an audit of open space, sports and recreation facilities within the District to inform the preparation of planning policy. 

Open Space, Sport and Recreation Assessment - Final Report (2008) (Part 1)(5,083K)

Open Space, Sport and Recreation Assessment- Final Report (Part 2)(5,585K)

Open Space, Sport and Recreation Assessment- Final Report (Appendices A -H)(752K)

Open Space, Sport and Recreation Assessment- Final Report (Appendix I)(7,632K)

Playing Pitch Strategy (March 2012)

A Playing Pitch Strategy was undertaken for the District in 2012.

View the Playing Pitch Strategy(12.8MB)

Green Infrastructure

A green Infrastructure Study and Green Infrastructure Strategy have been prepared to provide a detailed overview of the existing green infrastructure resource within the District and identify issues and opportunities relating to this as well as set out the priorities for delivery within the District.  

View the Green Infrastructure Study (January 2010) (7.43 MB)

View the Green Infrastructure Strategy (October 2012) (26.9MB)

Worcestershire County Council have produced a South Kidderminster Enterprise Park Green Infrastructure Concept Statement.  View the Concept Statement (October 2012) (1.21MB)

A feasibility study undertaken by Taylor Young in 2006 to demonstrate the options for delivering publicly accessible green space at Park Lane has informed the preparation of the Green Infrastructure Strategy.

View the Park Lane Public Realm Framework (June 2006) (5.07MB)



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