New planning services manager for Hastings council

Hastings Borough Councillor Kim Forward and the council's new planning services manager Eleanor Evans
Hastings Borough Councillor Kim Forward and the council's new planning services manager Eleanor Evans

Hastings council has hired a new planning services manager to head up its development management department.

Eleanor Evans joins the Hastings Borough Council planning department with more than 20 years’ experience.

She has worked at five different local authorities across the Hampshire and Dorset region, worked in the private sector and in the voluntary sector for Planning Aid.

The council’s deputy leader and lead member for planning services Kim Forward said: “We are very pleased that Eleanor has joined the planning team.

“Her extensive experience in the public, private and voluntary sectors has given Eleanor a well-rounded approach that she intends to apply to the service.”

Ms Evans she is delighted to join the Hasting planning ‘team’ and aims to provide a customer-friendly, efficient and fair service.

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