Published: 4th Jan 2021

South West and Taunton District Council (SWT) is encouraging residents to have their say on the first new local authority housing being built in Minehead for over 30 years.  A budget for the 54 zero carbon rented homes at Rainbow Way was recently approved by councillors and work is now progressing on the plans. Local residents are being asked to give their opinions on the proposals in a survey starting today (4 January) and running until 15 January. The scheme will include 10 two bedroom houses, 7 three bedroom houses and 2 four bedroom houses along with 17 one bed and 15 two bed apartments. There will also be 1 wheelchair adapted two bed apartment and 2 wheelchair adapted chalet bungalows. The apartments will all have balconies, some with sea views, and there will be a play area in the centre of the development. The homes will be built using … (To read the full article, subscribe below)