Planning Committee Meeting Minutes 5 January 2022

Written by Claire Parsons. Posted in Planning Committee Minutes

Minutes of the Planning Committee Meeting held in the Town Hall, Bideford on Wednesday 5th January 2022 at 6.00 pm.
 
 
PRESENT: 
 
North Ward:         
 
Councillor P Christie (Chairman)
Councillor D Bushby
 
South Ward:        
 
Councillor Mrs S Langford
 
East Ward:           
 
Councillor Mrs L Hellyer
Councillor Mrs J Gubb (subst. for Councillor Ratcliff)
 
West Ward:          
 
Councillor Mrs K Corfe
 
IN ATTENDANCE:          
 
Mrs Lesley Dixon-Chatfield, Asst to the Town Clerk
 
 
068.     APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
 
Councillor D Ratcliff, Mayor (West Ward) - personal
 
069.    DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
 
None received.
 
070.     PUBLIC PARTICIPATION SESSION
 
There were no members of the public present.
 
071.     MINUTES
 
The Minutes of the Meeting held on 15 December 2021 were approved and signed as a correct record.
 
(Vote – For: 5, Against: 0, Abstentions: 1)
 
072.      TO RECEIVE NOTIFICATION OF INSTALLATION OF ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS APPARATUS FROM AIRBAND
 
The Chairman explained that these notifications are for information only and suggested that members keep the paperwork for future reference, should a member of their constituency query the works.
 
073.    PLANNING APPLICATIONS
  
a.        Application No:  1/1398/2021/FUL.  Conversion of second floor into a two-bedroom apartment including the relocation of the staircase between the first and second floor.  20 Buttgarden Street, Bideford, Devon, EX39 2AU.  Applicant: Mr Jennings, 13 Old Torrington Road, Barnstaple, EX31 2DD.  Agent: G W Architects, Shebbear.  (Date received:  15 Dec 2021).
 
Proposed by Councillor P Christie, seconded and
 
RESOLVED:  That the application is approved, on the proviso that the Conservation Officer is happy with the works proposed.
 
(Vote – For: 6, Against:0)
 
074.    PLANNING AUTHORITIES UPDATE BY CLERK
 
Members noted the decisions received from Torridge District Council since the last meeting.
 
 
The business of the meeting having been completed, the Chairman thanked Members for their attendance and the meeting concluded at 6.05 pm.