Background
Background

Agenda and minutes

Venue: This meeting will be a virtual meeting and therefore will not take place in a physical location

Contact: Clive Willoughby  Tel: 01946 598328

Items
No. Item

PP 20/42

Apologies for absence

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Councillors Graham Calvin and Tom Higgins.

 

PP 20/43

Declarations of Interests in Agenda Items:

Minutes:

Councillor Russell Studholme declared a personal interest in Application 4b (4/19/2226/0O1 Land behind Castle Lea, Flatt Walks, Whitehaven) due to knowing the applicant.

 

PP 20/44

Minutes of the meeting held on 5 August 2020 pdf icon PDF 63 KB

Minutes:

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PP 20/36Minutes of the meeting held on 5 August 2020

 

Consideration was given to the Minutes of the meeting held on 5 August 2020.

 

A vote was then taken by way of a roll call.

 

On a vote of 8 For, 0 Against and 1 Abstentions, it was therefore:-

 

RESOLVED - That the minutes of the meeting held on 5 August 2020 be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

 

PP 20/45

Schedule of Applications

Minutes:

The planning applications were taken in the following order.

 

PP 20/46

Application 4/20/2194/0F1 - Land Adjacent to the Beacon Museum, West Strand, Whitehaven pdf icon PDF 394 KB

Proposed relocation of the Mining Statue, Currently located adjacent to Wellington Inn Car Park, to land adjacent to the Beacon Museum.

Minutes:

The application for the proposed relocation of the Mining Statue, currently located adjacent to Wellington Inn car park, to land adjacent to The Beacon Museum in support of Planning Permission 4/19/2016/0F1 (Erection of a 3 storey building for use as a Coastal Activity Centre) was presented by the Planning Officer.

 

During discussion of this item, representation in objection was received from

Ms H Berwick (on behalf of Whitehaven Social Welfare).

 

The Applicant’ Agent, Ms H Dockerty, then exercised her right to respond.

 

A vote was then taken, by way of a roll call.

 

The result of the vote was 9 For, 0 Against and 0 Abstentions.

 

RESOLVED – that the application be Approved.

 

PP 20/47

Application 4/19/2226/0O1 - Land behind Castle Lea, Flatt Walks, Whitehaven (Addendum Report) pdf icon PDF 621 KB

Outline application for demolition of existing buildings and housing development of up to 20 new dwellings with full details of proposed access (addendum report).

Minutes:

The addendum report was presented by the Planning Officer.

 

Following discussion, a vote was then taken by way of a roll call.

 

On a vote of 6 For, 3 Against and 0 Abstentions, it was therefore:-

 

RESOLVED – that authority be delegated to the Planning and Place Manager to approve outlineplanning permission for the development subject to the planning conditions outlined within the agenda report.

 

PP 20/48

Schedule of Delegated Decisions pdf icon PDF 40 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Panel was notified of a number of delegated decisions made during the period 28 July 2020 to 10 August 2020.

 

RESOLVED – that the Schedule of Delegated Decisions from 28 July 2020 to 10 August 2020 be noted.

 

PP 20/49

Development Management Performance Monitoring pdf icon PDF 45 KB

Minutes:

Members received the Development Management Performance figures for the first quarter of 2020/21 (1st April 2020 – 30th June 2020) against the National Performance Indicators.

 

Following a 30 second pause to allow for any Member to indicate otherwise, it was

 

RESOLVED – that the Development Management Performance Monitoring report be noted and the Planning team be thanked for their hard work.

 

PP 20/50

Date and Time of Next Meeting:

The next meeting of the Planning Panel will be held on Wednesday 16th September 2020 at 2:00pm. This will be a virtual meeting.

Minutes:

The next meeting of the Planning Panel will be held on Wednesday

16 September 2020 at 2:00pm. This will be a virtual meeting.

 

 

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