Agenda and draft minutes

Planning Committee - Tuesday, 24th August, 2021 2.00 pm

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Items
No. Item

26.

Apologies for Absence and Notification of Substitutes:

Minutes:

26/21 – APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE AND NOTIFICATION OF

             SUBSTITUTES: An apology for absence had been received from Councillor Stuart Martin.

 

27.

Declarations of Interest:

Members to advise of any declarations of interest.

Minutes:

27/21 – DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST: There were no declarations of interest declared at this meeting.

 

28.

Minutes:

of the meeting of the Committee held on the 3 August 2021 to follow.

Minutes:

28/21 – MINUTES: The Minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 3 August 2021 were approved as a correct record and signed by the Chair.

 

(Eight Members voted for the motion and there were two abstentions.)

 

29.

Exempt Information:

To determine whether to exclude the press and public during the consideration of any exempt information items.

Minutes:

29/21 – EXEMPT INFORMATION: There were no exempt information items.

 

30.

List of Plans:

To determine applications or make observations on applications made under the Town and Country Planning Act 1972 and the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990.

Minutes:

30/21 – LIST OF PLANS: In accordance with the Scheme of Delegation, the

Committee made the following decisions:

 

31.

19/02259/EIAMAJ - 84.67ha Of Land At Cayton, South Stainley - 14.00: pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Minutes:

 

30/21(01)                                                  CASE NUMBER: 19/02259/EIAMAJ

GRID REF:  EAST 429044 NORTH 463531

 

APPLICATION NO.:6.67.64.EIAMAJ

 

LOCATION:

84.67ha Of Land At Cayton South Stainley North Yorkshire

 

PROPOSAL:

Construction and operation of solar photovoltaic arrays and associated infrastructure including inverter substations, Point of Connection (PoC) Compound, 2 no. of PoC Masts, buried cables, access tracks, boundary fencing, CCTV cameras and landscaping.

 

APPLICANT:             Elgin Energy EsCo Ltd

 

 

DEFERRED and the Executive Officer for Development Management and Building Control be authorised to APPROVE the application subject to the receipt of a S106 Agreement in respect of matters related to a Biodiversity Enhancement Management Plan and conditions and such amendments to these conditions and other conditions the EO-DMBC considers to be necessary.

 

Tim Reid (on behalf of South Stainley with Cayton Parish Meeting), Dr Rose Wheeler (Supporter) and Andrew Mott (Agent) attended the meeting and spoke to the item under the Council’s Opportunity to Speak Scheme.

 

The officer’s recommendations that the application be ‘deferred to the Executive Officer for Development Management and Building Control and approved subject to the receipt of a S106 Agreement in respect of matters related to a Biodiversity Enhancement Management Plan’ were moved and seconded. On a vote being taken members voted unanimously for the officer’s recommendations therefore the motion was approved.

 

32.

Applications Determined Under the Planning Scheme of Delegation: pdf icon PDF 988 KB

The Executive Officer – Development Management and Building Control to submit a list of planning applications determined under delegated powers, and also those delegated to himself in consultation with the Chair and Vice Chair of the Committee, which had been approved since the last meeting.

Minutes:

31/21 – APPLICATIONS DETERMINED UNDER THE PLANNING SCHEME

             OF DELEGATION: The Executive Officer – Development Management and Building Control submitted a list of planning applications determined under delegated powers, and also those delegated to himself in consultation with the Chair and Vice Chair of the Committee, which had been approved since the last meeting.

 

RESOLVED UNANIMOUSLY:

 

That the report be received.

 

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