This section provides information on ongoing initiatives and other significant issues of ongoing notable interest to residents of the Parish:
Escrick Parish Council has decided to developed a Neighbourhood Development Plan for the Parish.
More details are available on our Neighbourhood Development Plan page.
The Parish Council is currently lobbying for safety improvements on the A19 through Escrick.
More details are available on our A19 safety page.
The Parish Council is aware of various highways safety concerns. Whilst the Parish Council has relatively limited powers (we cannot set speed limits, nor install speed humps for example) - there are things that the Parish Council can do, including:
We try to take a structured approach to understanding issues and options to address them:
The current log of highways issues is available here:
There are a number of planning applications for sites around the Parish that have attracted particular interest.
These are summarised on our Significant Planning Applications page.
Selby and York Local plans (2013 - 2018)
Street lighting improvements (2015- 2018)
North Selby Mine planning application (2013 - 2014)
Street Lighting Report (2014) - report into options to replace Street Lights in Escrick