New planning application: Link road between Pilsworth and J19 M62

A new planning application has been submitted for consultation by Rochdale Council, as it directly affects Unsworth residents and businesses. Details below:

Application Number: 16/01399/HYBR
Registration Date: 22/11/2016

Location: Land bounded by Manchester Road, Hareshill Road and Pilsworth Road; West of Junction 19 of the M62, Rochdale
Proposal:  Article 18 consultation from Rochdale Council (ref.16/01399/HYBR) for part full / part outline planning application for the redevelopment of land at South Heywood including demolition works. Full application includes new link road between junction 19 of M62 and Pilsworth Road, widening of Pilsworth Rd. and juction improvements. Outline application (all mattters reserved except access) includes mixed use development up to 1000 dwellings (Class C3), employment uses Classes B2/B8) up to 135,460m2, new primary school (Class D1), up to 2500 m2 Classes A1/A2/A3/A5 use (including up to 2500m2 Class A1 use) and associated works | Land bounded by Manchester Road, Hareshill Road and Pilsworth Road; West of Junction 19 of the M62, Rochdale

Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you require further information or help with this. The details are on Rochdale Council’s website here.

Unsworth Liberal Democrats would be interested to know what local residents think about the proposal. Feel free to email steve@stevemiddleton.net or comment below.

The closing date for local residents to participate in the consultation is Thursday 15th December 2016 and the application is likely to be considered by Rochdale Council’s planning panel sometime in January.

Proposed development