PLANNING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
The Committee considers all planning applications in the town and makes recommendations for approval or refusal to the Planning Committee of Cornwall Council. The Committee’s terms of reference include Town Centre management, the Town Square and associated events and liaison with the Chamber of Commerce, to maximise the Town Council’s role in influencing the further development of the town.
To all members of the Planning and Economic Development Committee
CC all members of Launceston Town Council, Cornwall Council members and Chamber of Commerce
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You are summoned to a meeting of the Planning and Economic Development Committee on Thursday 16th May 2013 at 7.00 pm in Otho Peter room 1. The agenda is set out below.
Rita Skinner 10th May 2013
Clerk to the Council
1 Apologies for Absence
2 Election of Chair
3 Election of Deputy-chair
4 Declarations of Interest
Councillors are reminded that if a councillor has a registered disclosable pecuniary interest, or a non-registerable interest, in any agenda item s/he must leave the room while that item is discussed, unless a written request for a dispensation has been agreed.
5 Public Representation Session
An opportunity for local residents to make representations to the Council or to ask questions relating to items on the agenda. (Please note that a maximum time of 15 minutes will be allowed for this session and there is a time constraint of 5 minutes per speaker)
6 Minutes of the last meeting
To sign the minutes of the meeting held on 11th April 2013 as a correct record*
7 Cornwall Council – Current Planning Applications for comment:
PA12/07683 Detailed application on land south east of Pennygillam
PA13/02218 Works to trees covered by TPO on land to rear of 151/152 Kensey Valley Meadow
PA13/02739 To re-clad remaining gable and soffit/fascia areas at Unit 1 Scarne Industrial Estate
PA13/02788 Proposed multi use trail Ridgegrove Lane, St Stephens
PA13/02950 Change of use of shop to flat at 4B Market Street
PA13/03783 Listed Building Consent for PA13/02950 above.
PA13/04009 Works to trees in conservation area at St Josephs School
8 Cornwall Council – Planning Decisions to note:
PA12/11263 Construction of single storey bungalow on land at 1 Shilson Terrace. Approved.
PA12/12067 Wind Turbine on land east of Hurdon Road. Approved.
PA13/01186 Construction of dwelling on Land south east of Pencroft Chapel . Refused
PA13/01309 Construction of garage at 3 East Mill, Town Mills. Approved.
PA13/01842 Works to trees with TPO at Launceston pre-school , St Thomas Hill. Approved.
9 Local Plan
Community Infrastructure Levy: Further consultation on reforms with a deadline of 28th May.
10 Community Assets - suggested list enclosed
11 Correspondence and items to note :
a) Rubbish left on Land at the Beeches—Cornwall Council advise there is nothing they can do as there is an existing planning permission and the rubbish is connected to an unfinished project.
b) Letter from J Edwards re works on land at Scarne, referred to Cornwall Council
c) Road closure at Priory Park Road from 3rd to 14th June
d) Cycle West Project
e) Any correspondence received prior to the meeting
12 Date of the next meeting
The next meeting is scheduled to be held on Thursday 13th June 2013 at 7.00 pm in Otho Peter room 1