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York Central Access: Consultation Website now Open

by aileenhingston on 27 August, 2017

Now is your chance to comment on the choice of access routes – now known as Western Route 1 (Water End, most expensive), Western Route 2 (Water End, more impact on Millennium Green) and Southern Route (Holgate Road through Holgate Community Garden).  Information and a chance to give your views are on a special York […]

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August Focus is Out!

by aileenhingston on 13 August, 2017

Our latest Focus encourages everyone to have their say on the access route to York Central.  The choices are a road from Holgate Road, which would destroy Holgate Community Garden; a road from Water End which would affect Leeman Road Millennium Green; or another road from Water End which might protect Millenium Green but sounds […]

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Holgate Community Garden

by aileenhingston on 4 August, 2017

This note has been provided to us by the Friends of Holgate Community Garden. Holgate Community Garden is an essential green space which has been used by the local community for nearly forty years. The garden and park has been part of many people’s childhoods and continues to be a place where the next generation […]

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We have learned today the details of the public engagement and consultation process for the access route to the York Central Development. Consultation is being led by PR consultants Aberfield for the York Central Partnership rather than by City of York Council.  But it concerns the site of a new road, and the potential loss […]

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More News on York Central Access Routes!

by aileenhingston on 6 July, 2017

A paper now on the City of York website, for discussion at the Executive on Thursday 13 July, sets out overall progress by the York Central Partnership to unlock the teardrop site.  This requires complex cooperation between the City of York council, the Housing and Community Agency and Network Rail, which is progressing towards a […]

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Holgate Community Garden as Village Green?

by aileenhingston on 16 November, 2016

Holgate Community Garden, at the end of Cleveland Street and Upper St Paul’s Terrace, is threatened by the potential Chancery Rise route into the York Central development.  We await consultation on alternative routes and the pros and cons, including impact on traffic flows across Holgate and western York. A well researched report is now available […]

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