Background
Background

Agenda and draft minutes

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Items
No. Item

PP 20/9

Apologies for absence

Minutes:

There were no apologies for absence.

PP 20/10

Declarations of Interests in Agenda Items:

Minutes:

Councillor Joan Hully declared a personal interest due to being a director of Regeneration North East Copeland with Mr Bob Metcalf, the Agenda on Application 4a.

 

Councillor Jackie Bowman declared a personal interest due to knowing Mr Metcalf. Councillor Bowman had also been approached by the Applicant, but had not discussed the application.

 

Councillor Michael McVeigh declared a personal interest due to knowing Mr Metcalf.

 

PP 20/11

Minutes of the meeting held on 3 June 2020 pdf icon PDF 62 KB

Minutes:

Consideration was given to the Minutes of the meeting held on 3rd June 2020.

 

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

 

On a vote of 11 For, 0 Against and 0 Abstentions, it was therefore:-

 

RESOLVED – That the minutes of the meeting held on 3rd June 2020 be agreed as a correct record and signed by the Chair as soon as practicable.

 

PP 20/12

Schedule of Applications

Minutes:

The planning applications were taken in the following order.

 

PP 20/13

Application 4/20/2022/0F1 - Land to the North of Woodland Nurseries, Stamford Hill, Lowca pdf icon PDF 740 KB

Application for new Glasshouse comprising of 3.2ha of Building with access, Hard Standings, Attenuation Pond and Landscaping.

Minutes:

The application for a new Glasshouse comprising of 3.2ha of Building with access, Hard Standings, Attenuation Pond and Landscaping, was presented by the Planning Officer.

 

During discussion of this item representations in objection were received from Mrs S Oliver and Mr M Milner (on behalf of Lowca Parish Council).

 

The Applicant , Mr A Blomfield and the Applicant’ Agent, Mr R Metcalf, then exercised their right to respond.

 

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

 

On a vote of 7 For, 3 Against and 1 Abstention, it was therefore:-

 

RESOLVED – that the recommendation be Approved, subject to the amendment of Condition 6.

 

“Condition 6 . Prior to the commencement of development a scheme of ground investigation works in accordance with the scope of works detailed in the letter from GEO Environmental Engineering dated 12th June 2020 and details of any remedial measures required to ensure safety and stability of the development shall be submitted to and approved in writing by the Local Planning Authority. The development shall be completed in accordance with the approved details.

 

Reason: To ensure that geotechnical risk to users of the land and neighbouring land are minimised in accordance with the provision of Policy ST1 of the Copeland Local Plan 2013-2028.”

 

PP 20/14

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 21 May 2020 to 15 June 2020.

 

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

 

On a vote of 11 For, 0 Against and 0 Abstention, it was therefore:-

 

RESOLVED – that the Schedule of Delegated Decisions from 21 May 2020 to 15 June 2020 be noted.

 

PP 20/15

Date and Time of Next Meeting:

Minutes:

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

8 July 2020 at 2:00pm, and will be a virtual meeting.

 

 

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