Agenda and draft minutes

Development Control Committee
Thursday, 24th September, 2020 6.00 pm

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Media

Items
No. Item

18.

Apologies for Absence

To receive apologies for absence from Members to determine the quorum of the meeting in accordance with Rule 7 of Part 4 of the Constitution.

Minutes:

None.

19.

Appointment of Substitutes

To appoint substitute Members in accordance with Rule 26 of Part 4 of the Constitution and the Substitution Procedure Rules.

Minutes:

None.

20.

Declarations of Interest

Members are reminded that any declaration of interest should be made having regard to the Members’ Code of Conduct. In particular, Members must make clear the nature of the interest and whether it is 'pecuniary' or ‘non-pecuniary'.

Minutes:

None.

21.

Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 183 KB

To read, confirm and sign the minutes of the previous meeting in accordance with Rule 19 of Part 4 of the Constitution.

Minutes:

By affirmation of the meeting, it was

 

UNANIMOUSLY RESOLVED THAT:

 

The minutes of the previous meeting held on 27 August 2020 be taken as read, confirmed and signed.

22.

Report of the Development Control Manager (September 2020) pdf icon PDF 369 KB

Report of the Development Control Manager

Additional documents:

22a.

Application No. 18/00354/FUL - Land Adjacent to 26-28 Station Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2DH

Report of the Development Control Manager

Minutes:

The Committee gave consideration to the report (as set out at pages 10 - 22 of the agenda reports pack) with reference to the Officers’ Presentation (as set out at slides 3 - 11) which asked it to determine an application for the erection of a two to two and half-storey building, providing 12 residential flats (Use Class C3) and unit (Use Class E) with associated access, parking, cycle store, bin store and amenity space.

 

It was moved by the Chair, seconded by Councillor J Kaufman and

 

RESOLVED THAT:

 

(i)       A condition be added such to the effect that prior to first occupation, full details of all gates forming part of the proposed development site shall be submitted to and approved in writing by the Local Planning Authority to ensure highway safety;

(ii)     An informative be added such to the effect that the applicant be advised that any air conditioning units proposed as part of the proposed development site would require planning permission, an application for which is to submitted to and determined by the Local Planning Authority prior to any works taking place;

(iii)   An informative be added such to the effect that the applicant be advised of the Committee’s desire for future owner/occupiers of the dwelling-flats be made aware that the parking spaces are limited in number and the spaces approved should be allocated to specific dwelling-flats with all owner/occupiers advised accordingly;

(iv)    A condition be added such to the effect that construction of and acceptance of deliveries to the proposed development site be limited to: Monday to Friday, 0800 - 1900 hours; Saturday, 0900 - 1500 hours; Sundays and Bank Holidays - no construction or deliveries; and

(v)     A condition be added such to the effect that all deliveries to the proposed development site shall only be deposited on the application site itself to prevent any obstruction to the highway.

 

Votes For                  11

Votes Against          1

Abstentions             0

 

It was moved by the Chair, seconded by Councillor J Kaufman and

 

RESOLVED THAT:

 

The application be GRANTED planning permission in accordance with the submitted documents and plans subject to the prescribed conditions and informatives  (as amended).

 

Votes For                  6

Votes Against          5

Abstentions             1

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