Long debate, controversy and name-calling as council leaders give green light for more work on ‘list’ of possible housing developments

THE Thurrock Independent’s sister site Thurrock Nub News reports exclusively from Thurrock Council’s cabinet meeting where residents were given contradictory advice about consultations, a rebel councillor bucked her leader’s instruction and political cat-calling continued under the guise of democracy……and the council couldn’t get its paperwork done on time!


RESIDENTS concerned about the outcome of a controversial Thurrock Council project which lists potential housing development sites in the borough have been assured they will get a full say in what happens in the future.

The council’s ‘Housing Development Options’ list has caused a widespread stir, listing potential council owned sites – some of which encompass private properties – that could be used for housing.

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