Merton Council has released its local plan and were invited by Love Wimbledon to come and talk to businesses and property owners about the thinking behind the plan. Love Wimbledon will be releasing our response in the next week or so.
The Council are interested in hearing the business voice, especially when it comes to flexibility of commercial uses. The consultation closes on 1st February 2021.
There are a number of documents with specific sections relating to Wimbledon Town Centre. These sections are:
02. Good Growth Strategy (pg 13 references Wimbledon)
03. Urban Development and Objectives
10. Climate Change
11. Economy and Town Centres (pg 6 includes High Streets, pg 25 active street frontages and town centre types of uses eg shopping, cultural, office, leisure etc)
17. Transport and Urban Mobility