Agenda and minutes

Planning Committee - Tuesday, 29th June, 2021 7.30 pm

Venue: To be Confirmed

Contact: Miriam Allum Email:  miriam.allum@harpenden.gov.uk Heather Scott Email:  heather.scott@harpenden.gov.uk 

Items
No. Item

25.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

Minutes:

There were no apologies for absence received.

26.

DECLARATION OF INTEREST

Members are reminded to make any declarations of disclosable pecuniary and/or personal interests that they may have in relation to items on this Agenda.

 

You should declare at this part of the meeting or when it becomes apparent your interest by stating:

 

(a)        the item you have the interest in

(b)        whether it is a disclosable pecuniary interest and the nature of the interest, whereupon you will not participate in the discussion or vote on that matter, unless dispensation has been requested and granted

(c)        whether it is a personal interest and the nature of the interest

 

Members are also reminded of their obligation to report any amendment to their Register of Interests to the Town Clerk as soon as it becomes apparent.

 

 

Minutes:

Councillor Cowley declared a personal non pecuniary interest in Item. 8 as he is linked with Bim Afolami MP who has made representation to the consultation.

27.

MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF THE PLANNING COMMITTEE HELD ON 8 JUNE 2021 pdf icon PDF 475 KB

Circulated herewith.

Minutes:

It was RESOLVED:

 

The minutes of the meeting held on 8 June 2021, were agreed to be a correct record. The minutes will be formally signed at a future date.

28.

PUBLIC QUESTIONS IN ACCORDANCE WITH STANDING ORDERS 22 & 23

Minutes:

There were no public questions.

29.

LETTERS OF OBJECTION pdf icon PDF 420 KB

5/2021/1670    42a West Common, Harpenden.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The letters of objection were duly noted by the Committee.

30.

APPLICATIONS REGISTERED WEEK ENDING 07/06/2021. APPLICATIONS REGISTERED WEEK ENDING 14/06/2021. APPLICATIONS REGISTERED WEEK ENDING 21/06/2021. pdf icon PDF 119 KB

Report attached.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Recommendations attached.

31.

ANALYSIS OF COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATIONS AGAINST SADC DETERMINATIONS pdf icon PDF 74 KB

To note the report attached which details the analysis of the Planning Committee’s recommendations against the St Albans District Council determination decisions and Planning Inspectorate appeal outcomes for the period of January to April 2021.

Minutes:

The Committee noted the document as presented. However, they did observe the nature of reasons for their recommendations differing from the final determination made by the local planning authority. Many of which were against the principles of the Harpenden Neighbourhood Plan.

32.

LONDON LUTON AIRPORT VARIATION OF CONDITIONS CONSULTATION RESPONSE pdf icon PDF 151 KB

To consider and approve the draft response attached as the Town Council’s formal response to the latest consultation for London Luton Airport in relation to the accommodation of 19 million passengers per annum and amendments to the day and night noise contours.

Minutes:

It was RESOLVED:

 

The letter as presented be submitted as Harpenden Town Council’s formal response to the London Luton Airport consultation.

33.

APPEALS pdf icon PDF 110 KB

10 Porters Hill, Harpenden.

Minutes:

It was RESOLVED:

 

The appeal was duly noted by the Committee.

34.

PRESERVATION ORDER TREE WORKS pdf icon PDF 107 KB

Report attached.

Minutes:

It was RESOLVED:

 

The preservation order tree works were duly noted by the Committee.

35.

CONSERVATION AREA TREE WORKS AND TECHNICAL APPLICATIONS pdf icon PDF 540 KB

Report attached.

Minutes:

It was RESOLVED:

 

The conservation area tree works and technical applications were duly noted by the Committee.

36.

LIST OF WEEKLY ST ALBANS DISTRICT COUNCIL DECISIONS pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Report attached.

Minutes:

It was RESOLVED:

 

The weekly decisions were duly noted by the Committee.

37.

DATE OF NEXT MEETING

Planning Committee meeting to be held on Tuesday 20 July 2021 at 7.30pm by Zoom link.

 

St Albans District Council Planning (Development Control) North meeting to be held on Monday 12 July 2021 at 7pm.

Minutes:

Planning Committee meeting to be held on Tuesday 20 July 2021 at 7.30pm by Zoom link

 

St Albans District Council Planning (Development Control) North meeting to be held on Monday 12 July 2021 at 7pm.

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