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Shop Front Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) Consultation - 15 September to 31 October 2014

It has been identified that there is a need to improve the standard of shop fronts within the borough. Improvements to the quality of advertisements, lighting, security and overall design of shop fronts is needed if Walsall’s town centres are to continue to thrive, remain vibrant and compete with other town centres beyond the borough. The Shop Front SPD is currently in draft form and we would welcome your comments. Please see the SPD webpage for more information and to have your say.

Revised timetable for Walsall Planning 2026 Local Plans

A new timetable for the production of Walsall Site Allocation Document and Walsall Town Centre Area Action Plan was agreed by Walsall Cabinet on the 10th September 2014 – see Local Development Scheme webpage for more information.

Revised Willenhall Conservation Area Appraisal and Management Plan

The council is embarking on a review of Willenhall Conservation Area Appraisal and Management Plan. The revised document will be consulted on for 6 weeks between 21 August and 2 October 2014, and will be discussed at the Willenhall Town Centre Partnership meeting on Tuesday 16 September 2014.  Please visit the webpage for more details.

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This page was last updated on 15 April 2015