County council won’t provide flooding advice for minor applications amid ‘resourcing pressure’

A county council has said it will not be able to provide flooding advice to district authorities on planning applications for minor developments and some larger ones due to staff shortages in the relevant team and difficulties in recruiting.

by Ellie Kahn
Hertford County Hall, home of Hertfordshire County Council (Pic: geograph.org, by Christopher Hilton, CC BY-SA 2.0)
Hertford County Hall, home of Hertfordshire County Council (Pic: geograph.org, by Christopher Hilton, CC BY-SA 2.0)

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