Agenda for Planning Committee on Wednesday 6th March, 2019, 6.30 pm

Agenda and minutes

Venue: Town Hall, Bootle

Contact: Olaf Hansen 

Items
No. Item

104.

Apologies for Absence

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Councillors McCann, and Gannon.

 

105.

Declarations of Interest

Members are requested at a meeting where a disclosable pecuniary interest or personal interest arises, which is not already included in their Register of Members' Interests, todeclare any interests that relate to an item on the agenda.

 

Where a Member discloses a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest, he/she must withdraw from the meeting room, including from the public gallery, during the whole consideration of any item of business in which he/she has an interest, except where he/she is permitted to remain as a result of a grant of a dispensation.

 

Where a Member discloses a personal interest he/she must seek advice from the Monitoring Officer or staff member representing the Monitoring Officer to determine whether the Member should withdraw from the meeting room, including from the public gallery, during the whole consideration of any item of business in which he/she has an interest or whether the Member can remain in the meeting or remain in the meeting and vote on the relevant decision.

 

Minutes:

In accordance with Paragraph 9 of the Council’s Code of Conduct, the following declarations of personal interest were made and the Members concerned left the room / remained in the room during the consideration of the item:

 

 

Member

Minute No.

Nature of Interest

Councillor John Kelly

Minute No.111 and DC/2018/00813 - Cabbage Inn, Fleetwoods Lane, Netherton,  Bootle, L30 0QG

Prejudicial – Is a Member of the One Vision Housing Board. Left the room, took no part in the discussion of the item, and did not vote thereon.

Fiona Townsend, Legal Advisor

Minute No. DC/2018/00093 - Land North of Brackenway, Formby

Personal – a number of years ago had a family relationship with one of the petitioners. Stayed in the room during the consideration of the item.

 

 

 

106.

Minutes of the meeting pdf icon PDF 69 KB

Minutes of the meeting held on 06 February, 2019.

Minutes:

RESOLVED:

 

That the Minutes of the meeting held on 6 February, 2019 be confirmed as a correct record.

 

 

107.

DC/2018/00093 - Land North of Brackenway, Formby pdf icon PDF 590 KB

Minutes:

The Committee considered the report of the Chief Planning Officer that recommended that the above application for Outline planning permission for the demolition of existing structures and construction of up to 286 dwellings including flood alleviation measures, extension of nature reserve, public open space, ground re-profiling and associated works. All matters are reserved except for access from the A565 and a new emergency vehicular/pedestrian/cycling access from Paradise Lane (layout, scale, appearance and landscaping are reserved for future consideration)  be granted subject to the conditions and for the reasons stated or referred to in the report.

 

Prior to consideration of the application, the Committee received petitions from Mrs.Bennett, Ms.White, Messrs.Baxter, Clark, Connor, Evans, Gray, Irving, Lyons, Roberts, Parish Councillor McCann, and Councillor Jamieson (as Ward Councillor) on behalf of objectors against the proposed development and a response from the applicant’s agents Mses.McFadyean, Seal, Messrs.Suckley, Whittingham, and Wooliscroft.

 

RESOLVED:

 

That the recommendation be approved and the application be granted subject to conditions and for the reasons stated or referred to within the report, Late Representations, Late Representations 2, and the completion of a Section 106 Legal Agreement.

 

108.

DC/2019/00091 - 17 Grange Park, Maghull, L31 3DP pdf icon PDF 200 KB

Minutes:

The Committee considered the report of the Chief Planning Officer that recommended that the above application for the erection of two storey extensions to front, side and rear, to include Juliet balconies at first floor level, increase in the ridge height to incorporate rear dormers, single storey rear extension, and alterations to the front elevation of the dwelling house be refused for the reasons stated or referred to in the report.

 

Prior to consideration of the application, the Committee received a petition from Mrs.McGarry, the applicant, on behalf of supporters of the proposed development.

 

The Committee acknowledged the support for the  proposal from local residents, and particularly from the next door neighbours, and considered this outweighed the  reasons for refusal. 

 

RESOLVED:

 

That the recommendation be not approved and the application be granted.

 

109.

DC/2018/02181 - Land Severed from 29 Moorgate Avenue, Crosby, L23 0UE pdf icon PDF 294 KB

Minutes:

The Committee considered the report of the Chief Planning Officer that recommended that the above application for the erection of a detached two storey dwelling house with accommodation in the roof space be granted subject to the conditions and for the reasons stated or referred to in the report.

 

Prior to consideration of the application, the Committee received a petition from Miss Kelly, on behalf of objectors against the proposed development.

 

RESOLVED:

 

That the recommendation be approved and the application be granted subject to conditions and for the reasons stated or referred to within the report and Late Representations.

 

 

110.

DC/2018/02253 - 145 Sefton Street, Southport, PR8 5DA pdf icon PDF 257 KB

Minutes:

The Committee considered the report of the Chief Planning Officer that recommended that the above application for the erection of a single storey extension to the rear of the dwellinghouse be granted subject to the conditions and for the reasons stated or referred to in the report.

 

Prior to consideration of the application, the Committee received a petition from Mr.Truett on behalf of objectors against the proposed development and a response from the applicant, Mr.Haynes.

 

RESOLVED: That

 

(1)       the recommendation be approved and the application be granted subject to conditions and for the reasons stated or referred to within the report and Late Representations; and

(2)       subject to an extra condition, restricting the use of the extension for residential use only.  

 

 

111.

Applications for Planning Permission - Approvals pdf icon PDF 172 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

RESOLVED:

 

That the following applications be approved, subject to:-

 

(i)       DC/2018/00813 - Cabbage Inn, Fleetwoods Lane, Netherton,  Bootle, L30 0QG to be subject to an extra condition requiring 20% of the flats to be accessible for people with disabilities;

 

(ii)       the conditions (if any) and for the reasons stated or referred to in the Report of the Chief Planning Officer and/or Late Representations; and

 

(iii)      the applicants entering into any legal agreements indicated in the report or Late Representations:

 

Application No.

Site

 

DC/2018/00813

Cabbage Inn, Fleetwoods Lane, Netherton,  Bootle, L30 0QG

DC/2019/00004

Land adjacent to 3 and 4 Brickfield Close, Lydiate, L31 4FA

 

 

112.

Visiting Panel pdf icon PDF 59 KB

Visiting Panel Schedule

Minutes:

 

The Committee considered the report of the Chief Planning Officer which advised that the undermentioned sites had been inspected by the Visiting Panel on Monday, 4 March, 2019:

 

Application No.

Site

DC/2018/02181

Land Severed From 29 Moorgate Avenue, Crosby, L23 0UE

DC/2018/00093

Land North Of Brackenway, Formby

DC/2018/02253

 

145 Sefton Street, Southport, PR8 5DA

 

DC/2019/00004

 

Land Adjacent To 3 & 4 Brickfield Close, Lydiate, L31 4FA

 

DC/19/00091

 

17 Grange Park, Maghull, L31 3DP

 

DC/2018/00813

 

Cabbage Inn Fleetwoods Lane, Netherton

L30 0QG

 

RESOLVED:

 

That the report be noted.

 

 

113.

Planning Appeals pdf icon PDF 56 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Committee considered the report of the Chief Planning Officeron the progress on appeals lodged with the Planning Inspectorate.

 

Appellant

 

Proposal/Breach of Planning Control

Decision

Ms. Michaela Heath

DC/2018/01308 - 51 Selworthy Road, Birkdale, Southport, PR8 2HX - appeal against the Council’s refusal to grant planning permission for the Erection of 1 no dwelling and alterations to the existing vehicular access.

Dismissed

21/11/2018

 

RESOLVED:

 

That the report be noted.