Town Hall Conservatives support Menta’s 55 storey Skyscraper against wishes of local residents

The Strategic Planning meeting m Thursday 21st July  last night and voted 6 to 5 in favour of a 55 story residential skyscraper that will cast a shadow over half the ward and blight the lives of hundreds of residents. All 6 Tory Councillors voted in favour of the scheme … Continue reading

Planning Meeting on Menta’s 55 Storey Skyscraper on 21st July 2011

Over 600 local residents have objected to Menta’s planning application to build its 55-storey Skyscraper on Cherry Orchard Road. Local Labour Councillors Sean Fitzsimons, Mark Watson and Patricia Hay-Justice have supported the local resident’s campaign against this overwhelming monstrosity of a building, that will overshadow local residents who live in … Continue reading

Details from Menta of their proposals for Cherry Orchard Road

Below is a copy of the press release from Quatro Public Relations on behalf of Menta. Full details of the application can be found on Croydon Council planning pages. Planning application number 11/00981/P Press release on Behalf of Menta: 4th April 2011 Planning application for Cherry Orchard Road submitted by … Continue reading

Planning Applications in the East India Conservation Area

Over the last few months we have seen a number of new planning applications for old garage, back garden and warehouse sites in this conservation area. All these are for applications to provide more residential accommodation and all seems to be of a high density with limited amenity space provided … Continue reading

Stanhope’s pre-application plan for East Croydon Gateway Site

Details of Stanhope’s proposals for the Gateway site at East Croydon are to be looked at by the Council’s strategic planning committee on 30th September 2010. The papers states the proposal is for The proposal is for: •   Approximately 500 residential units; •   Approximately 100,000m2 commercial / office space; •   … Continue reading

Croydon Council Strategic Planning Comittee hosts Menta’s pre-planning application review at July 8th Meeting

Out of the blue comes the agenda for 8th July 2010 Croydon Council Strategic Planning Committee on whose agenda is a pre-application submission by Menta for its Cherry Orchard Road Planning Application. The justification for this is stated in 1.1 of the committee report: “This proposed development is being reported … Continue reading

Menta announces Neighbourhood Consultation Event On Saurday 17th July at 10am – 1pm United Reformed Church, Addiscombe Grove

[googleMap name=”United Reformed Church” width=”200″ height=”200″]Addiscombe Grove[/googleMap]Menta announces a second consultation event for Saturday 17th July 2010.  It states that this is the first in a series of opportunities for local people to feed in their views. Menta state that they are going to submit their planning application later this … Continue reading

Menta to host Community Forum on their response to East Croydon Masterplan, 6.30pm 15th July at Croydon Park Hotel, East Croydon

Just 3 days after Croydon Council’s Cabinet considers the East Croydon Masterplan, Menta, one of the key developers in East Croydon  and major landholder on Cherry Orchard Road, is holding a public meeting with “local stakeholders” at the Croydon Park Hotel. More info July 15th Stakeholder Forum Invitation Dinner is … Continue reading