Glossary of terms
[i] The BCP Local Development Plan is a framework of policies that will guide development over the next 20 years, which help the council meet identified needs for new homes, jobs, infrastructure and other services within the conurbation, while respecting the local area’s best natural features.
[ii] By cultural infrastructure we mean all the things that allow culture to be consumed and to be produced – the buildings, people, creative spaces, opportunities, technology, the variety of creative content.
[iii] Smart Cities use data and technology to create efficiencies, improve sustainability, create economic development and enhance quality of life for people living and working there.
[iv] ‘Meanwhile use’ refers to the short-term use of temporarily empty buildings such as shops until they can be brought back into commercial use.
[v] By heritage asset we mean a building, monument, site, place, area or landscape identified as having historic or heritage interest.