Friday March 7th, 2pm;Business Technology Centre, Bessemer Road, Stevenage  The emerging East of England Plan identifies Stevenage as a strategically important employment location, giving it an important role to play in the regional economy. It is envisaged that Gunnels Wood will continue to be the largest employment area in the town. Government guidance, meanwhile, states that Action Plans should be prepared for areas where significant change is needed and or to stimulate regeneration. 


Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce and Industry, have requested a presentation from Richard Javes, Planning Policy Manager at Stevenage Borough Council, followed by a questions and answer session.  The objective of this meeting is for you to: * learn more about the Preferred Options, and policy set out, * offer you a voice in the future economic development of Gunnels Wood Area to maintain and Improve the future of this important business area. If you wish to attend this important meeting, please  email to confirm your attendance. For more information about the local Business Forum, being launched this year, please call Yolanda on 01438 310017 Please note the consultation runs until 5pm on Thursday 20th March 2008. The document is available to download from  website,