05 January 2020
Negotiations have concluded between the district and county councils for a plot of land critical to plans for new 546-space car park at Northgate End.
02 January 2020
The multi-storey is the key to unlocking East Herts Council's vision for Old River Lane, a cultural quarter including a £30m arts centre.
28 December 2019
East Herts Council's scheme for a 546-space multi-storey at Northgate End has been in limbo since planning approval was granted in July 2018.
11 September 2019
Indie columnist Chas Gill with the second part of his six-part series looking in depth at the Bishop's Stortford Town Centre Planning Framework
26 August 2019
In a 6-part series, Chas Gill delves into the Bishop's Stortford Town Centre Planning Framework. Week 1: Walking and cycling
01 August 2019
The finance and policy committee has recommended that the agreement should be renewed next year and the centre’s annual £255k grant should continue.
26 July 2019
A High Court hearing has been scheduled for October after Yew Tree Place neighbour Clive Risby launched his second legal action
21 March 2019
Chairwoman Karen Burton spoke out after reviewing a new report from parliament’s housing, communities and local government committee.
13 March 2019
Cllr Linda Haysey said: “We are now ready to appoint a developer to bring our vision for Old River Lane in Bishop’s Stortford to life."
09 March 2019
Richard Cassidy will take the helm later this year – at a date yet to be confirmed – following the departure of Liz Watts
28 February 2019
Debate by the executive about the decisions took place behind closed doors to protect commercially sensitive details.
27 February 2019
Hertfordshire as a whole must accommodate up to 100,000 new homes by 2031 against a £4.6 billion black hole in the infrastructure budget.
14 February 2019
For a second time, East Herts Council's development management committee backed the scheme to provide 546 spaces over six levels
13 February 2019
East Herts Council's development management committee will rule on proposals for Castle Park scheme and for a multi-storey at Northgate End
08 February 2019
Town council funds Rhodes to the tune of £250,000 a year – but that will reduce when it also starts supporting the new Old River Lane arts centre
05 February 2019
East Herts Council has appointed a dedicated officer to investigate money generated by Section 106 planning agreements.
25 January 2019
East Herts Council revised its scheme for a six-storey, 546-space car park after High Court success by Yew Tree Place resident Clive Risby
18 January 2019
The Water Lane eatery, run by chef Luke Fishpool and his wife Sue, closed in December after more than two decades
13 January 2019
East Herts Council has resubmitted its plans for a six-storey car park on the former cattle market at Northgate End.
10 September 2018
A shortlist of developers who have bid to build on Bishops Stortfords Old River Lane site is being drawn up.