BRIGHTLINGSEA TOWN COUNCIL
Minutes of the Planning Committee held at the Parish Hall, Victoria Place, Brightlingsea, Essex on Thursday 14th October 2010 at 7.30 p.m.
D Dixon (Chairman)
J Russell (Vice Chairman)
M Beckwith, I Block, M Holding, G Mann and G Steady
Councillor J Chapman
585. APOLOGIES: None received.
586. CONFIRMATION OF THE MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 30TH SEPTEMBER 2010:
The Minutes of the 30th September 2010 are approved as a true record of the meeting.
587. DECLARATION OF PERSONAL & PREJUDICIAL INTERESTS:
None were declared.
588. PLANNING APPLICATIONS:
The following applications had been received by Tendring District Council:
Councillors D Dixon and J Russell both declared a prejudicial interest, both made a statement then left the meeting taking no further part in the debate and voting thereon.
Councillor Holding chaired the following application.
10/01142/TPO The Vicarage, Richard Avenue, Brightlingsea – 1 No. Weeping Willow – decayed – fell
Recommend Approval of this application with a comment that it will be essential to plant a young willow nearby to take up the excessive amount of water in the soil at this point in the Vicarage Garden.
A discussion took place on a letter from Essex County Council – Minerals and Waste Planning dated 22.9.10. Members have no comment to make on the Mineral Working and Active Landfill Sites Award Scheme.
589. CLOSE OF MEETING:
There being no further business to discuss the Meeting closed at 7.40 p.m.