06/06/09 – Council considers option of new housing in Balsall Common

Solihull Council is considering ways of meeting government quotas for new housing and Balsall Common remains on the cards as a potential site for major housing development.

Optioneering has begun as part of Solihull’s Local Development Plan and Solihull Council has released a consultation document containing 3 options under consideration including one referring to a ‘major extension at Balsall Common and Dickens Heath’.


The optioneering document entitled, ‘Choices and Challenges’ can be found on the Solihull Council website at:

www.solihull.gov.uk/Attachments/Challenges_and_Choices.pdf