Comment: Local politicians have responsibility to plan for their areas and communities
1 October 2010,
by Adrian Lynham
Communities secretary Eric Pickles, speaking earlier this year, said: "Abolishing regional strategies will mean that the planning system is simpler, more efficient and easier for people to understand. Communities will no longer have to endure the previous government's top-down planning targets."
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