Thames 'stink-pipe' project could be blocked by planned new homes development

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Published by Max Salsbury for 24dash.com in Housing and also in Central Government, Communities, Development, Environment, Local Government

Thames Water's plans to build a giant sewer pipe could be in tatters after a local authority gave permission for the construction of hundreds of new houses. Hammersmith & Fulham Council's planning committee blessed plans for the building of 475 homes along the south Fulham riverside at Carnwath Road on 8 January. Thames Water had planned to build a sewer construction compound the size of six football pitches on the site. The company originally chose an uninhabited plot in Barn Elms but changed...

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