Bristol approves modular car park scheme

The first low-carbon, modular affordable housing scheme to be built over a car park has been given the green light by Bristol City Council. ZedPods has been approved to build 11 units above Chalks Road car park, next to St George Park in the north-east of the city. It will deliver the homes in collaboration with the YMCA Bristol, Bristol and Bath Regional Capital, a local housing association and the council. The scheme will be the first development to be built as part of the five-year Bristol Housing Festival, which seeks to facilitate the construction of new communities. The pods