Policy CS9 Protecting Existing Employment Areas
Land and buildings within existing business parks and industrial estates will continue to be developed and safeguarded for business and general industry. The type of uses encouraged will depend on the Council's strategy for the area. The existing general employment areas in the Borough are:
a) South Tees Industrial and Business Parks, South Tees;
b) Skippers Lane Industrial Park, South Bank;
c) Kirkleatham Business Park, Redcar;
d) Tees Offshore Base, South Bank;
e) Skelton Industrial Estate, Skelton;
f) Warrenby Estate, Redcar;
g) North Liverton Industrial Estate, North Liverton;
h) Barmet Industrial Estate, Lingdale;
i) Longbeck Industrial Estate, Marske;
j) Morgan Drive, Guisborough;
k) Cleveland Gate Business Park, Guisborough.
Proposals will be encouraged to improve the quality of the environment, signage, security and accessibility of the sites. Existing employment sites and buildings located outside the employment areas will be safeguarded where they are important to sustaining the local economy and meeting the Council's regeneration objectives.