Planning Applications Soar in 2020 in Wolverhampton!

We are in a very difficult economic situation, here in the City of Wolverhampton, like most areas of the Midlands. Covid-19 has had an enormous impact on the City’s local economy.

Interestingly there is an area of of the City Council’s activity that is seeing a ‘mini-boom’ in applications.

City Officials have reported that planning applications, have increased during the pandemic.

Some 16,000 planning applications had been received in 2020 ,which compares to 15,000 for last year!

Phil Bateman

Phil Bateman is Married to Mary and lives in Wednesfield North. He was a long serving local politician having served previously on the now defunct West Midlands County Council... read more