SOU Airport - EBC give full green light following no response from Westminster

Southampton Airport - planning permission issued

We can confirm that following Full Council’s resolution to grant planning permission on 10 April for the runway extension at Southampton International Airport, we have now issued the Decision Notice to grant planning permission for the runway extension.

Council staff have been working with the applicant on the drafting of a detailed S106 Legal Agreement to ensure the detailed package of mitigation and long term management of the airport as set out in the within the committee report, are secured. This includes a cap of 3 million passenger per year, enhanced controls on noise and vehicles and the establishment of a Community Health Fund.

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:airplane: Remember the promises that have been made to the people of Eastleigh:

  • thousands of jobs created in Eastleigh
  • best roads and infrastructure in Hampshire
  • no traffic increases
  • multi-million pound boost for the local economy
  • multi-million pound investments for residents

Let’s see if it gets delivered!

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Please don’t call it the ‘green light’. It’s the furthest thing from green imaginable.

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I meant the traffic light system. But I get your point lol

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