Planning Committee Minutes 21st April 2009
MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF HARWICH TOWN COUNCIL PLANNING COMMITTEE
HELD ON 21st APRIL 2009 at 6.30pm
at LONG MEADOWS COMMUNITY CENTRE, DOVERCOURT
Present: Councillor S Henderson in the Chair
The Mayor, Councillor D Rutson
Councillors A Colbourne, M Gardner, J Wares, S Tyrer, P Burke,
D McLeod, G Calver, L Double, L Payne and R Callender
Clerk to the Council, Mrs E Novorol
P130/08 APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
Apologies for absence were received from Councillors J Brown and B Brown
P131/08 DECLARATIONS OF MEMBERS’ INTERESTS
Councillor McLeod declared he is a member of Tendring District Council’s Development and Control Committee. Councillors Rutson and Wares declared a personal interest in application 09/00069/FUL. Councillor Henderson declared a personal interest in application 09/00322/FUL.
P132/08 MINUTES OF THE LAST MEETING
RESOLVED: that the minutes of the meeting held on 1st April 2009 (previously circulated) be approved by the Chairman and signed as a true record.
P133/08 25 HILL ROAD, DOVERCOURT
Application 09/00122/FUL: erection of 7 flats with associated parking following demolition of existing building. Members noted the decision that the matter will not be referred to Development and Control Committee.
P134/08 PLANNING APPLICATIONS
The Committee considered a schedule of planning applications for weeks ending 27th March, 3rd April and 10th April 2009.
RESOLVED: that the recommendations of Appendix ‘A’ are submitted to Tendring District Council.
P135/08 BABERGH DISTRICT COUNCIL
Application B00/001318/RES – Former HMS Ganges Site, Shotley Gate: Retirement Community Development Babergh Development Framework Core Strategy – Invitation to comment
P136/08 DATE OF THE NEXT MEETING
A Special Meeting of the Town Planning Committee, to consider the Core Strategy Consultation, will be held at 6.30pm on 29th April 2009 at the 1912 Centre, Harwich. The next ordinary meeting of the Town Planning Committee will be held at 6.30pm on 13th May 2009 at the 1912 Centre, Harwich.
The Chairman closed the meeting at 6.50pm
HARWICH TOWN COUNCIL RECOMMENDATIONS OF PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING HELD 21st APRIL 2009
WEEK ENDING 27th MARCH 2009
Mr R Ruane
5 Highfield Avenue Dovercourt
Single storey side and rear extension.
Mr and Mrs Yallop
66 West Street Harwich
Change of use of commercial buildings to 2 no. apartments (following partial demolition of existing
workshop); Erection of 1 no. detached dwelling.
RECOMMEND REFUSAL LOSS OF A COMMERCIAL BUILDING IN A SENSITIVE AREA
WEEK ENDING 3rd APRIL 2009
Mrs A Tye
Belvedere St Michaels Road Dovercourt
Extension and alterations.
WEEK ENDING 10th APRIL 2009
The Original Factory Shop
Department Store 44 Kingsway Dovercourt
3 no. non-illuminated fascia signs. (Retrospective application).
Mr & Mrs PB & RP Patel
673 Main Road Harwich
Erection of two-storey side extension, first floor extension and alterations to parking layout and rear access.