ALDI: Councillors call for talks with County officials
PUBLISHED: 14:20 15 July 2008 | UPDATED: 22:04 15 June 2010
HONITON Town Council is to seek discussions with Devon County Council and the Highways Agency over plans by Aldi to develop a new supermarket at Turks Head.
HONITON Town Council is to seek discussions with Devon County Council and the Highways Agency over plans by Aldi to develop a new supermarket at Turks Head.Councillors fear the scheme could be given the go-ahead by East Devon District Council - without pedestrian and highway improvements in place.They are concerned there could be a repeat of the Windmill Court scandal, which saw charity SeeAbility hand over £10,000 towards a pedestrian crossing that has yet to be provided.The town council raised pedestrian access and traffic issues as objections when Aldi tendered its original application for the store.
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