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Launch of Parish Plan & formation of Steering Group 14 September
Public meeting assisted by EHDC and Community Action Hampshire 14 September
Steering Group - 1st Meeting 19 October
Adoption of constitution, membership, development of Project Plan, funding, initial publicity October December


Initial conversations with residents January March
First public Exhibition, inviting comment and encouraging participation 13 March
Special insert in Steep and Stroud Newsletter 1 May
Second Exhibition - progress, facts and figures, buildings, landscape appraisal request for volunteers 13 November


Initial phase of landscape assessment field work February/March
Initial buildings survey completed March
Third Exhibition - landscape assessment and public feedback 2 April
Steep history project launched May
Steep questionnaire 6 June 1 July
Second phase of landscape assessment field work July/August
Special school surveys for Primary School & Bedales September/October
Public consultation on survey conclusions 1 November
Initial review of Plan with Steep Parish Council 7 November
Fourth Exhibition with results of surveys 19 November
Final conclusions from survey December


First Drafts of Settlement Appraisal February
Buildings & Monuments Record complete February
Institutional Consultations on Parish Plan February/March
Analysis and final conclusions for Plan Report March
Initial review of plan activity with SDNPA 23 April
Second plan presentation to Parish Council 28 May
Public consultation on Planning Design Guidance 1-25 June
Public consultation on Planning Design Guidance 2 July 2012
Complete reports; image selection; and proof reading July/September
Adoption of Landscape Management Priorities by Council 24 September
Printing begins 3 October
Final meeting of Parish Plan Steering Group 9 October
Launch Event publication day 20 October
Launch of Parish Plan website 20 October
Distribution of Parish Plan report to households complete 15 November