Saturday, 23 September 2017.

FAQs

In this section you will find answers to some of the frequently asked questions. Simply click on a question to reveal the answer and click again to hide it.

When was the planning application submitted?

Why do we need more housing?

Why in Ashford particularly?

Why choose to create a whole new neighbourhood at Chilmington Green?

What’s going to be built at Chilmington Green? Won’t it just be another housing estate?

I understand that the Government’s growth targets have been scrapped. So why is Chilmington Green going ahead?

What effect will this have on the existing environment and wildlife?

Will there be any flooding in the winter from the water running off the hard surfaces?

What about climate change, and levels of sustainability?

The schools in the Borough are already full. Where will the children be educated?

Medical resources will be stretched to cope with all these new households. How will it cope?