Land at Coach Road, Colchester Borough Council

Project Details

Client: Bloor Homes (Eastern)

Project Summary

  • Development of up to 160 new open market and affordable homes
  • Provision of new areas of public open space
  • Extensive landscaping and planting
  • Financial contributions for Local Infrastructure

PDL Activities & Achievements

  • PDL was appointed in August 2019 to manage all community and political engagement activity
  • Produced a dedicated project website –, email and freephone number to support the community consultation process
  • Designed and executed a well-attended consultation event attended with over 200 visitors including community stakeholders, residents and Councillors
  • Constructed an effective feedback process which has helped inform the emerging plans
  • Crafted a thorough consultation report which provides a detailed understanding of local community and stakeholder feedback