Planning Committee – 31 July 2013

Chair:  Councillor Bunyan
Venue:  The Council Chamber, Civic Centre, Scunthorpe
Time:  2 pm

AGENDA

1.  Substitutions.

2.  Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests and Personal or Personal and Prejudicial Interests, significant contact with applicants, objectors or third parties (Lobbying) and Whipping Arrangements (if any).

3.  To take the minutes of the meeting held on 3 July 2013  as a correct record and authorise the chairman to sign.

4.  Major Planning Applications.

5.  Planning and other applications for determination by the committee.

6.  Any other items, which the chairman decides are urgent, by reasons of special circumstances, which must be specified.

Note: All reports are by the Head of Development Management unless otherwise stated.

MINUTES

PRESENT: – Councillor Bunyan (in the Chair).

Councillors Ali, Allcock, Bainbridge, Collinson, Glover, Grant, Rowson, N Sherwood and Wardle.

The committee met at the Civic Centre, Scunthorpe.

1531  DECLARATIONS OF DISCLOSABLE PECUNIARY INTERESTS AND PERSONAL OR PERSONAL AND PREJUDICIAL INTERESTS, SIGNIFICANT CONTACT WITH APPLICANTS OR THIRD PARTIES (LOBBYING) AND WHIPPING ARRANGEMENTS (IF ANY).

The following members declared personal interests as follows: –

Members Minute Application Nature of Interest
Cllr Allcock 1533 (ii) 13/0524 Knew the farm manager
Cllr Allcock 1534 (iv) 13/0581 Knew the applicant
Cllr Rowson 1533 (ii) 13/0524 Knew the farm manager

1532  MINUTES – Resolved – That the minutes of the proceedings of the meeting held on 3 July 2013, having been printed and circulated amongst the members, be taken as read and correctly recorded and be signed by the chairman.

1533  (7) MAJOR PLANNING APPLICATIONS – The Head of Development Management submitted a report containing details of major applications for determination by the committee including a summary of policy context, representations arising from consultation and publicity and assessment of the applications. In accordance with Procedure Rule D1.35 (i) (a), members had previously undertaken site visits. The Head of Development Management updated the reports orally. Other officers attending gave advice and answered members’ questions as requested.

(i) 12/0747 by Mr Iain Slater, Hargreaves (UK) Services Ltd. for the erection of four industrial units and an extension to an existing unit, with a new access from East Halton Road on land off East Halton Road, North Killingholme Airfield Industrial Estate, North Killingholme.

Resolved – That consideration of this application be deferred to enable further discussions between officers and the applicant.

(ii) 13/0524 by Mr Andrew Gibson, PD Hook (Group) Ltd. for the erection of an additional poultry building and two feed silos at Mason Farm, Carr Lane, Crowle.

Resolved – That permission be granted in accordance with the recommendation contained in the report.

1534  (8) PLANNING AND OTHER APPLICATIONS – The Head of Development Management submitted a report incorporating a schedule containing details of applications for determination by the committee including summaries of policy context, representations arising from consultation and publicity and assessment of the applications. The Head of Development Management updated the reports orally where appropriate. Other officers attending gave advice and answered members’ questions as requested.

(i) 13/0227 by Mr Richard Burr, Woodside Cast Stone Ltd. for the retention of a change of use of a former training facility to residential accommodation for security officers and the retention of palisade fencing at Woodside Concrete Ltd., Dawes Lane, High Santon, Appleby.

Resolved – That permission be refused in accordance with the recommendation contained in the report.

(ii) 13/0562 by Mr B Moore for the erection of a two–storey rear extension at 55 Northlands Road, Winterton.

Resolved –That permission be refused in accordance with the recommendation contained in the report.

(iii) 13/0571 by Mr K Philips for the change of use of a garage into temporary accommodation for a rare breeds manager at Shepherds Place farm, Akeferry Road, Graizelound, Haxey.

Resolved–That permission be granted in accordance with the recommendation contained in the report.

(iv) 13/0581 by Mr N Craven for the demolition of an existing dwelling and erection of a replacement dwelling, triple garage and stable block (resubmission of PA/2012/0241) at 79 Akeferry Road, Westwoodside, Haxey.

Prior to consideration of this application the applicant addressed the committee. He stated that the proposal involved the replacement of an outdated dwelling, which no longer met the needs of the applicant and his family. A number of buildings on the site were to be demolished.

Resolved –That permission be granted in accordance with the recommendation contained in the report.

Reports