Expansion protestors point to drop as proof council can take its time reviewing planning consent for airport's growth to 43 million passengers a year.
The closure order is to come into force on November 11 and the work must take place during the following 18 months.
Villagers have twice blocked schemes for the site off Pennington Lane, which could become a road through the middle of two estates.
Councillors are now refereeing complaints about inconsiderate parking, excess noise and light pollution.
The Rhodes Birthplace Trust, set up in 2001, has outlined its future role to justify ongoing subsidy from the town council.
GPs say they can explore opportunities for collaborative working and developing services with Church Street and Parsonage surgeries at hospital site
Don Patel and Steven Jones plan to appeal after East Herts Council refused planning permission for their separate schemes for Bell Street premises.
County council reiterates its commitment to get developers to foot the bill for services to support new homes.
The district council wants to ensure that a new planning document reflects the need for open spaces and other community facilities.
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
The fit-out is well under way, featuring the company's trademark furniture and wall panelling made from recycled wooden pallets
In a 6-part series, Chas Gill delves into the Bishop's Stortford Town Centre Planning Framework. Week 1: Walking and cycling
The finance and policy committee has recommended that the agreement should be renewed next year and the centre’s annual £255k grant should continue.
Councillors recommend spending £10,000 on digital map and phone app of Stortford's cycle paths, more signage and bike stands in town centre
The provision at St Joseph's Catholic Primary will be a stopgap measure while a new two-storey school and facilities for up to 420 pupils are built