MORE than 250 homes could eventually be built in Middlewich as part of a neighbouring council’s strategy to meet its housing quota.
Furious Middlewich chiefs say they will face ‘all the pressures and receive none of the benefits’ if a massive estate is built on land to the south of Holmes Chapel Road.
Residents are also angry that they have been ‘kept in the dark’ over Cheshire West and Chester (CWAC) Council’s plan to identify new land for housing projects in the next 15 years.
Plans to build 258 homes on land owned by Pochin Developments near Sproston is included in CWAC’s ‘Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment’ because it just crosses over the Cheshire East border.
My comment: Cheshire East residents get a taste of Cheshire West and Chester council.
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