Background
Background

Agenda and minutes

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

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Items
No. Item

PP 20/60

Apologies for absence

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Councillor Tom Higgins.

PP 20/61

Declarations of Interests in Agenda Items:

Minutes:

Councillor Doug Wilson declared a personal interest in Application 4a (4/20/2165/0B1 – Haverigg III Wind Farm, Haverigg Airfield, Haverigg, Millom) and Application 4b (4/20/2166/0B1 – Haverigg II Wind Farm, Haverigg Airfield, Haverigg, Millom)due to having previously spoken on the applications.

 

Councillor Jackie Bowman declared a personal interest in Application 4c (4/20/2279/0O1 – West Cumberland Hospital. Homewood Road, Whitehaven)due to being a member of Copeland Disability Forum.

 

PP 20/62

Minutes of the meeting held on 16 September 2020 pdf icon PDF 73 KB

Minutes:

Consideration was given to the Minutes of the meeting held on 16 September 2020.

 

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

 

On a vote of 8 For, 0 Against and 2 Abstentions, it was therefore:-

 

RESOLVED - That the minutes of the meeting held on 16 September 2020 be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

 

PP 20/63

Schedule of Applications pdf icon PDF 878 KB

Minutes:

The planning applications were taken in the following order.

 

Note: Applications 4/20/2165/0B1 and 4/20/2166/0B1 were considered together, but separate votes were held.

 

PP 20/64

Application 4/20/2165/0B1 - Haverigg III Wind Farm, Haverigg Airfield, Haverigg, Millom and Application 4/20/2166/0B1 - Haverigg II Wind Farm, Haverigg Airfield, Haverigg, Millom. pdf icon PDF 875 KB

Application for the variation of Condition 2 of Planning Permission 4/02/0505/0 to extend the lifespan of 4 Wind Turbines (Haverigg III).

Minutes:

In respect of Application 4/20/2165/0B1, the application for variation of Condition 2 of Planning Permission 4/02/0505/0 to extend the lifespan of 4 wind turbines (Haverigg III) was presented by the Senior Planning Officer.

 

In respect of Application 4/20/2166/0B1, the application for variation of Condition 2 of Planning Permission 4/02/0553/0 to extend the lifespan of 4 wind turbines (Haverigg II) was also presented by the Senior Planning Officer.

 

During discussion of these items, the Applicant`s Agent, Naomi Heikalo (Arcus Consultancy) addressed the Panel in support of the applications.

 

A vote on Application 4/20/2165/0B1 was then taken, by way of a roll call.

 

The result of the vote was 10 For, 0 Against and 0 Abstention.

 

RESOLVED – that the application be Approved, subject to the conditions set out in the agenda report.

 

 

A vote on Application 4/20/2166/0B1 was then taken, by way of a roll call.

 

The result of the vote was 10 For, 0 Against and 0 Abstention.

 

RESOLVED – that the application be Approved, subject to the conditions set out in the agenda report.

 

PP 20/65

Application 4/20/2279/0O1 - West Cumberland Hospital, Homewood Road, Whitehaven. pdf icon PDF 893 KB

Outline application for a Two Storey Extension with Plant including the associated Landscaping, Parking, Demolition and the creation of a new Waste Compound.

Minutes:

The outline application for a Two Storey Extension with Plant including the associated Landscaping, Parking, Demolition and the creation of a new Waste Compound was presented by the Principal Planning Officer.

 

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

 

The result of the vote was 10 For, 0 Against and 0 Abstention.

 

RESOLVED – that the application be Approved in Outline, subject to planning conditions and a Section 106 planning obligation to secure a Travel Plan Monitoring fee of £6,600.

 

PP 20/66

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 8 September 2020 to 2 October 2020.

 

RESOLVED – that the Schedule of Delegated Decisions from 8 September 2020 to 2 October 2020 be noted.

 

PP 20/67

Date and Time of Next Meeting:

The next meeting of the Planning Panel will be held on Wednesday 18th November 2020 at 2:00pm. This will be a virtual meeting.

 

Minutes:

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

28 October 2020 at 2:00pm and Wednesday 18th November 2020 at 2:00pm. Both will be virtual meetings.

 

 

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