Future of Woburn Sands
Published: 03 January 2019
To maintain the vitality of the High Street and Station Road
Increase access to Car Parking spaces and appropriate control of these.
Ensure appearance of the town meets appropriate Conservation Area status guidelines.
Consider the continued need for Public Convenience (expensive to maintain)
Update Neighbourhood Plan
To ensure compatibility with Plan:MK once adopted.
To promote the Town
New Sports Hall
Establish a team to include members of the community for the layout, equipment and subsequent management.
Promote the upgraded website and keep it up to date
Improve notice board provision and promote awareness and use
Promote the town with responsible use of social media
Traffic: attempt to prevent:
Illegal and inconsiderate parking
HGVs travelling through town (except for access) now has 7.5 tonne limit imposed
Open Spaces and Recreation: consider:
Need for land for a playing field for team sports and shared partnership opportunities
Use of recreation ground (including skateboard park)
Use of Edgewick Farm – improve footpaths and picnic area
Consider implications of MKC withdrawing services
Litter picking / street cleaning / dog bins
Increasing staffing levels
The Station and East / West Rail
Consider improvements to appearance of area around the station
Car parking for station
A third lane on the south side of the crossing to allow cars waiting to turn right into Cranfield Road to be separated from other vehicles
Support Asplands Medical Centre
Need for possible additional premises for clinics not requiring a doctor
Support the continuation and improvement of the choice of educational provision available to Woburn Sands residents.