Elsick plans due before committee

COUNCILLORS will consider plans for a new town at Elsick next Tuesday.

Members of the Kincardine and Mearns area committee have been reccommended to approve a delegrated grant for plans in principle for a new settlement comprising residential up to 4045 Dwellinghouses), Commercial, Retail and Community Facilities, with Associated Landscaping, Open Space, Drainage and Roads Infrastructure and Services at Land to West of Chapelton of Elsick near Newtonhill.

The Local Development Plan identifies the key planning objectives for Elsick as to provide opportunity for employment, meet the demand for housing in the strategic growth area and provide open space among others.