Planning and Building news

  • Innovation plans approved

    CGI Rendering of Launch Pad building.

    Published on Wednesday, 13th November 2019

    Plans to build the first dedicated innovation facility for small businesses and startups in the area has been granted planning approval by Rochford District Council.

  • Decision to be made on second phase of The Forum

    Artists rendition of how building will look in place

    Published on Friday, 1st November 2019

    Members of the council’s development control committee will next week make a decision on the development of the second phase of The Forum.

  • £15m funding boost for Better Queensway

    Artist impression of Queensway

    Published on Thursday, 1st February 2018

    Southend-on-Sea Borough Council has successfully bid for £15m of Government funding to help make the Better Queensway project a reality.

  • Next step for Southend and Rochford prosperity plans

    Photo of airport

    Published on Tuesday, 1st July 2014

    Plans to shape the key development area around London Southend Airport for the next 15 years have begun their next phase.