West Sussex County Council opposes Gatwick expansion

West Sussex County Council

West Sussex County Council voted yesterday by 37 to 26 to reverse its decision made in July 2013 to support expansion of Gatwick Airport. It was agreed, via a majority vote, that the authority would now oppose expansion at the airport following the achaten-suisse.com high level of opposition that has been raised locally over the environmental impact and infrastructure implications of a second runway at Gatwick.

Gatwick said it was disappointed by WSCC’s decision.