Pressing for partnership

Tilley, Jonathan
March 2010
Planning (14672073);3/12/2010, Issue 1859, p8
The article reports on the primary proposals for planning reform in Great Britain. The All-Party Urban Development Group proposed that the country's parties should increase the use of its planning performance agreements (PPAs) and be vigilant for the costs of reform. It notes that the government needs to focus on public sector investment. The parties are also encouraged to localise business rates and introduce financing on tax increment.


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