"Knowledge is power", is a well used phrase but, in the context of the Neighbourhood Plan, we wish to encourage residents to obtain a good background knowledge of the environment in which they live, prior to their involvement in the public consultation process.
This page offers a list, (please see below), of useful sources of information with the aim of enabling this process to be as productive as possible.
Parish Council Website - - A good source of Community information, including Agenda and Minutes of Parish Coucil meetings and links to other organisations.
Stansted Mountfitchet Community Plan - Published in 2011 after a three year consultation process, in which all residents were asked for their views, through questionaires. The plan was then submitted to Uttlesford District Council as part of their original Local Plan data gathering process.
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The Link Magazine - - This free, award winning, monthly publication keeps residents up to date with what's going on in Stansted, including news from the Parish Council, in the "Stansted Network" section. You can also look through archived back copies.
As a local government organisation there is an immense wealth of data to be found by trawling through a bewildering maze of information.
Uttlesford District Council (UDC) - - The Home page is the doorway to the vast library of data. You can also view the proposed new Local Plan: -