The Old Windsor Parish Council Response to Flood Risk Reduction Letter
We [OWPC] received a letter from RBWM and the EA asking for alternatives to the River Thames Scheme. We now know that the River Thames Scheme Channel that was proposed for within Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, is not going ahead following the decision by the Sponsorship Group to not include it, as the Borough was not able to commit to its contribution at this time……..
Old Windsor Parish Council (OWPC) believe the consultation exercise RBWM have called for is unnecessary and flawed based on there being no viable alternatives to that selected in the Environment Agency’s (EA) Lower Thames Flood Risk Management Strategy – Strategy Approval Report (StAR) (ref.: IMTH000913) of August 2010; the so-called Approach D2……..