Category Archives: trumpton

Donald Trump and US planning regulations

Just in case anyone thought that his treatment of planning principles was unique to Menie estates a brief excerpt from Colbert on Donald Trump and the best golf course in the whole of [insert appropriate location for marketing purposes]  

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Trumpton again (again)

Further to my post on the material released in relation to the Menie estate in the Trumpton planning application I note that the local government committee split on party lines yesterday to recommend that the report be debated before the Parliament … Continue reading

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Trumpton again

The Scottish government is today revealing yet more on the Trumpton development at Menie.  The main page for the release is here, but this links through to nothing (as at 11.50).  I’m sure it’s accidental, but webmasters for freedom of … Continue reading

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Trumpton again

So much for the Trump team’s belief that a ministerial call in (the legality of which may yet be challenged by raising queries at the forthcoming inquiry) being quicker than an appeal and local inquiry, as the Trump team claimed … Continue reading

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A thought on Trumpton

This is how the planning system usually operates in Scotland when a Council rejects an application. Step 1: developer appliesStep 2: Council considers applicationStep 3: Council rejects applicationStep 4:  Developer appealsStep 5: A reporter is appointed to hear the appealStep … Continue reading

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