Callister fighting for green fields

2022-08-12T13:41:39+01:001 October 2019|

Onchan mapOnchan MHK Rob Callister has ’implored’ the chairman of the inquiry into the area plan for the east to remove a controversial site from the final document.

Site OH011, at Ballachrink in Onchan, is proposed for 200 homes in the draft […]

Onchan MHK outlines development opposition

2022-08-12T13:45:44+01:0019 August 2019|

onchan developmentCallister concerned voices won’t be heard

No need for it, inadequate infrastructure and access, and flooding issues – an Onchan MHK has been outlining his objections to a housing estate earmarked for his constituency.

The draft Area Plan for the East, as it currently stands, […]

Area plan numbers are ‘completely bonkers’

2022-08-12T14:35:38+01:008 July 2019|

Bill Shimmins MHKBill Shimmins MHK has made a stinging criticism of the numbers behind the Area Plan for the East as ’completely bonkers’.

He has pointed out that the Cabinet Office has stuck to its figure of 2,440 houses being needed in […]

Onchan boundaries do need reviewing says MHK

2022-08-12T14:36:44+01:0016 June 2019|

Rob CallisterBoard agrees to air concerns at next commission review

After residents complained of confusion over local and national electoral boundaries, Onchan Commissioners have resolved to raise awareness of the issue.

The board agreed on Monday (10 June) to air the concerns at the next boundary commission […]

MHK criticises Area Plan for the East and questions population assumptions

2022-08-12T15:06:38+01:005 September 2018|

Onchan MHK Rob Callister has criticised the official blueprint for development in the east of the island and government estimates for population growth.

Mr Callister has made the comments in a letter to planning policy officer Dean Balkin.

He has questioned how the government’s figures for population growth have been calculated, […]

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