BRIGHTLINGSEA TOWN COUNCIL

Minutes of the Planning Committee held at the Parish Hall, Victoria Place,

Brightlingsea, Essex on

Thursday 23rd July 2015 at 7.30 p.m.

 

Present:

Councillors:

D Dixon (Chairman)

V Chapman (Vice Chairman)

I Block, J Chapman, D Ingate,

G Steady and J Russell

 

  1. APOLOGIES: None received.

 

  1. CONFIRMATION OF THE MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 9TH JULY 2015:

 

The Minutes of the meeting held on the 9th July 2015 were approved as a true record of the meeting.

 

  1. DECLARATION OF DISCLOSABLE PECUNIARY INTERESTS:

 

None received.

 

  1. PLANNING APPLICATIONS:

 

The following applications had been received by Tendring District Council:

 

Under the new members code 10.1 Councillor Ingate declared a personal interest in the following item and left the meeting whilst discussion took place:

 

15/00704/FUL and 15/00706/LBC – Build a wall separating the car park from the footpath along the highway for safety and business reasons – The Brewers Arms, 1 Victoria Place, Brightlingsea

Brightlingsea Town Council made no comment on this application, but do not like retrospective planning applications

 

Councillors Dixon, V Chapman and Russell all declared personal interests in the following item:

 

15/01027/FUL – Variation of condition 2 of 13/01324/FUL. General elevation amendments to add more detail to the eaves and to add a plinth. To amend the window sizes/door layouts. The addition of a utility room to Plot 1 and the slight shortening of the proposed garage – The Vicarage, Richard Avenue, Brightlingsea

Brightlingsea Town Council have no reason to object to this application

 

15/01034/FUL – Change of use of a single storey vet’s surgery and conversion into a two storey and single storey extension to the side and rear of number 27 to create extra residential use to that property – 17 Dean Street, Brightlingsea

Strongly recommend approval

 

15/00874/FUL – Single storey rear extension – 61 Colne Road, Brightlingsea

Recommend Approval

 

15/01042/TELLIC – Installation of high speed broadband cabinet – Telephone exchange, 16 New Street, Brightlingsea

Brightlingsea Town Council welcomes this proposal

 

15/01019/HHPNOT New conservatory 5.2m in depth and 3.197m in height – 34 Red Barn Road, Brightlingsea – FOR INFORMATION

This application was noted

 

 

 

 

  1. ESSEX COUNTY COUNCIL REPLACEMENT WASTE LOCAL PLAN – REVISED PREFERRED APPROACH JUNE 2015:

 

The Planning Committee is grateful to Councillor Blanche for offering to collate the views, but the planning committee reminds Councillors that such comments are always and only sent through the Town Clerk as the legal responsible officer. Personal comments may be made by Councillors as individuals, but not as Councillors. A copy of the response is attached.

 

  1. CLOSE OF MEETING:

 

There being no further business to discuss the Meeting closed at 8.25 p.m.

 

 

Received by Council on: 20th August 2015                        Approved by Committee on: 6th August 2015

 

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