News and Updates
A recent Cambridge News article reported that the new mayor of Cambridge and Peterborough, James Palmer, is highly critical of the City Deal's plan to build a busway linking Cambourne with Cambridge. The busway is a critical piece of the City Deal's proposal to support the development of new homes in our area including on Bourn Airfield. Mayor Palmer criticised what he described as the short term thinking and lack of strategy associated with the South Cambridgeshire Local Plan:
“This is one of the problems with local government, short-term thinking, putting forward the wrong scheme just to allow South Cambs’ local plan to be passed I think is a problem, and I think is something we are going to have to sort out."
For the full article see here.