Agenda and draft minutes

Planning Committee - Wednesday 27th July, 2022 6.30 pm

Venue: Assembly Hall - Bootle Town Hall, Trinity Road, Bootle, L20 7AE. View directions

Contact: Ruth Appleby / Ian Barton  Democratic Services

Items
No. Item

23.

Apologies for Absence

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Councillors Dodd, Hansen and Anne Thompson (Substitute Member).

 

24.

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 by switching their camera and microphone off 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 by 12 Noon the day before the meeting to determine whether the Member should withdraw from the meeting room, 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:

No declarations of any disclosable pecuniary interests or personal interests were received.

 

25.

Minutes of the meeting held on 29 June 2022 pdf icon PDF 346 KB

Minutes:

RESOLVED:

 

That the Minutes of the meeting held on 29 June 2022 be confirmed as a correct record.

 

26.

DC/2022/01148 Telegraph House, Moor Lane, Crosby pdf icon PDF 767 KB

Report of the Chief Planning Officer

Minutes:

The Committee considered the report of the Chief Planning Officer recommending that the above application for the erection of a mixed-use development containing commercial and community floorspace (classes E/F1) at ground floor level, and 72 No. proposed residential apartments on upper floors, including associated works, all following the demolition of the existing buildingbe granted, subject to the conditions and for the reasons stated or referred to in the report.

 

Councillor Howard, as Ward Councillor, made representations on behalf of local residents who were in favour of the proposed development.

 

Arising from the discussion members referred to the balconies on the proposed development and suggested the need for some safety measures to protect against falling objects as the balconies were above what could potentially be a busy pedestrian area.

 

Officers clarified that the reference in the report to what could be built under permitted development rights was not given any weight in coming to the recommendation.

 

RESOLVED:

 

That the recommendation be approved and the application be granted subject to the conditions and for the reasons stated or referred to in the report and in Late Representations and subject to completion of a Section 106 legal agreement to secure affordable housing, a contribution toward recreation mitigation of the coast a contribution to replace signage at the public car parks in Crosby centre and an Employment and Skills Plan, and subject to an additional condition to provide safety measures to prevent objects falling from balconies.

27.

DC/2022/00412 Dairy 21, Stamford Road, Birkdale pdf icon PDF 612 KB

Report of the Chief Planning Officer

Minutes:

The Committee considered the report of the Chief Planning Officer recommending that the above application for the removal of condition No.4 (hours of use of new bottling room) pursuant to planning permission DC/2021/00118 approved 07/09/2021.  be granted subject to the conditions and for the reasons stated or referred to in the report.

 

RESOLVED:

 

That the recommendation be approved and the application be granted subject to the conditions and for the reasons stated or referred to in the report and the additional 2 conditions set out in Late Representations and subject to an informative to give a name and contact number for nearby residents in the event of complaints about noise from the dairy.

 

28.

Planning Appeals Report pdf icon PDF 206 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Committee considered the report of the Chief Planning Officer on the results of the undermentioned appeals and progress on appeals lodged with the Planning Inspectorate.

 

Appellant

 

Proposal/Breach of Planning Control

Decision

Mr Maclaren

DC/2019/00464 (APP/M4320/W/21/3283298) - Rear of 54 Sefton Road, Litherland, Liverpool. Appeal against refusal by the Council to grant Planning Permission for the erection of a 2 unit mews development following demolition of existing three storey building

Dismissed

4/07/2022

 

 

 

HGG Ltd

DC/2021/01679 (APP/M4320/W/21/3289226) - Land at Strawberry Hall, 293 Southport Road, Lydiate, Liverpool. Appeal against refusal by the Council to grant Planning Permission in principle for a development of 4 dwellings

Dismissed

4/07/2022

 

RESOLVED:  

 

That the report be noted.

 

29.

Visiting Panel Schedule pdf icon PDF 350 KB

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 25 July 2022.

 

Application No.

Site

 

DC/2022/01148

Telegraph House, Moor Lane, Crosby.

 

 

DC/2022/00412

Dairy 21 Stamford Road, Birkdale.

 

RESOLVED:

 

That the report on the sites inspected by the Visiting Panel be noted.