The County Council have decided to seek a proposal to return strategic planning powers from the region back to the County Council.
Find out more information relating to this decision on the Hampshire County Council website:
Hampshire County Council meeting 16 July: Reporting back from the former Governance Committee to the County Council on the Sustainable Communities Act 2007
Cabinet meeting 29 June 2009: Sustainable Communities Act - Proposal for Decentralisation of Strategic Planning and Infrastructure Funding
Governance Committee meeting 26 March 2009: Report on the Sustainable Communities Act 2007
Look out for further information on Hampshire County Council's Forward Plan