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Feedback used to shape updated plan for St George’s

Public feedback on draft plans for the redevelopment of St George’s has been used to steer evolving proposals for the site which feature fewer houses, more open space and even greater commitment to improving local infrastructure. The changes have been put...

Employers give their views on Rutland’s Growth

More than a dozen large employers from across Rutland have met with Rutland County Council to provide their views on the County’s growth agenda. The workshop was organised by Rutland County Council’s Economic Development team and was designed to update the...

Rutland Draft Local Plan Consultation

Public consultation on specific aspects of Rutland’s latest Draft Local Plan is taking place from 13 August until 24 September 2018. This additional round of informal consultation will consider the implications of potential development at St...

St George’s Advisory Group

Following discussions led by MP for Rutland and Melton Sir Alan Duncan between the MOD, Rutland County Council and Parish Councils, an Advisory Group has been established as part of the redevelopment of St George’s. The group is made up of representatives...

St George’s Barracks Consultation Feedback

Rutland County Council and the Ministry of Defence (MOD) have published feedback received as a result of initial consultation on the future of St George’s Barracks. Informal public consultation around high-level plans for St George’s Barracks, which set out a possible...

Responses to Concerns and Considerations Paper 

Following briefings and focus group sessions on the future of St George's Barracks, North Luffenham and Edith Weston Parish Councils have provided a summary of their concerns and considerations relating to the proposed development of the St George's site. We have...

Draft Plan Will Set Out Proposals For St George’s Site

Council Leader Oliver Hemsley has said that publication of initial proposals for the redevelopment of St George’s Barracks next month will mark the start of an important conversation about the future of the site. St George’s Barracks was announced for intended...

Rutland Local Plan Pre-Submission

A report regarding pre-submission of Rutland's Local Plan is due to be presented to Cabinet on Tuesday 17th April. This report (Ref: 71/2018) sets out a revised timetable for the delivery of the Local Plan and can be read in full on our Meetings page. It...

Bid for Infrastructure Funding to Progress to Next Stage

A bid for national funding for investment in infrastructure to support the redevelopment of the St George’s barracks has progressed to the next stage. Sajid Javid, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities  and Local Government, has today confirmed that Rutland...

Potential Acquisition of the Officers’ Mess Site

The Council has published a report relating to St George’s Barracks and the potential acquisition and development of the Officers’ Mess site. This report is now available to read online prior to our next Cabinet Meeting on Tuesday 20th March 2018. The purpose of this...