Agenda and minutes

Virtual, Planning Committee
Wednesday, 16th September, 2020 6.00 pm

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies For Absence

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Councillor Garry.

2.

Urgent Business

Urgent business, if any, introduced by the Chair

Minutes:

The Committee received an item of Urgent Business from the Interim Head of Planning and Development informing them that the Planning Service would be moving to the Uniform IT system from Monday 21st September 2020 and the benefits of the new system were outlined. It was confirmed that the Planning Portal would be unchanged.

 

RESOLVED that the information be noted.

3.

Declarations of Interest

To Receive Declarations of Interest in any Contract or matter to be discussed at the meeting.

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest received.

4.

Public Question Time

To receive Questions from the Public, in accordance with the Council’s Constitution.

Minutes:

There were no public questions received.

5.

Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 224 KB

The Minutes of the meeting of the Planning Committee held on 26th August 2020 are attached for Members’ approval.

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the minutes of the Planning Committee meeting held on 26th August 2020 be approved as a correct record.

6.

PA/344182/19 - 4 The Green, Oldham, OL8 2LT pdf icon PDF 338 KB

Erection of building comprising 21 apartments (15 x one-bedroom and 6 x two-bedroom) with access, car park, bin store and hard and soft landscaping, including up to 2.1m high boundary enclosures

Additional documents:

Minutes:

PA/344182/19 4, THE GREEN OLDHAM OL8 2LT

APPLICATION NUMBER: PA/344182/19

 

APPLICANT: Clements Court Properties Limited

 

PROPOSAL: Erection of building comprising 21 apartments (15 x one-bedroom and 6 x two-bedroom) with access, car park, bin store and hard and soft landscaping, including up to 2.1m high boundary enclosures

 

LOCATION: 4, The Green Oldham OL8 2LT

 

lt was MOVED by Councillor Dean and SECONDED by Councillor Davis that the application be APPROVED.

 

On being put to the vote, the Committee voted UNANIMOUSLY IN FAVOUR OF APPROVAL.

 

DECISION: That the application be GRANTED subject to the

conditions as outlined in the report.

7.

HH/344153/20 - 2 Lower Tunstead, Tunstead Lane, Greenfield, OL3 7NT pdf icon PDF 154 KB

Two storey rear extension

Additional documents:

Minutes:

HH/344153/20 - 2 LOWER TUNSTEAD, TUNSTEAD LANE, GREENFIELD, OL3 7NT

APPLICATION NUMBER: HH/344153/20

 

APPLICANT: Mr Sheldon

 

PROPOSAL: Two storey rear extension

 

LOCATION: 2 Lower Tunstead, Tunstead Lane, Greenfield, OL3 7NT

 

lt was MOVED by Councillor Gloster and SECONDED by Councillor Akhtar that consideration of the application be DEFERRED to give the Applicant the opportunity to work with the Planning Service to improve the proposed scheme

 

On being put to the vote 9 VOTES were cast IN FAVOUR OF DEFERRAL and 1 VOTE was cast AGAINST with 0 ABSTENTIONS.

 

DECISION: That consideration of the application be DEFERRED.

 

 

NOTES:

 

1.         That the Applicant and a Ward Councillor attended the meeting and addressed the Committee on this application.

 

8.

LB/345154/20 - 2 Lower Tunstead, Tunstead Lane, Greenfield, OL3 7NT pdf icon PDF 135 KB

Two storey rear extension

Minutes:

LB/345154/20 - 2 LOWER TUNSTEAD, TUNSTEAD LANE, GREENFIELD, OL3 7NT

APPLICATION NUMBER: LB/345154/20

 

APPLICANT: Mr Sheldon

 

PROPOSAL: Two storey rear extension

 

LOCATION: 2 Lower Tunstead, Tunstead Lane, Greenfield, OL3 7NT

 

lt was MOVED by Councillor Gloster and SECONDED by Councillor Akhtar that consideration of the application be DEFERRED to give the Applicant the opportunity to work with the Planning Service to improve the proposed scheme

 

On being put to the vote 9 VOTES were cast IN FAVOUR OF DEFERRAL and 1 VOTE was cast AGAINST with 0 ABSTENTIONS.

 

DECISION: That consideration of the application be DEFERRED.

 

NOTES:

 

1.         That the Applicant and a Ward Councillor attended the meeting and addressed the Committee on this application.

 

 

9.

PA/345261/20 - Fernec Works, Stephenson Street, Oldham, OL4 2HH pdf icon PDF 262 KB

Proposed residential development comprising the construction of 12No 2 bedroom apartments (revision to PA/343332/19)

Additional documents:

Minutes:

PA/345261/20 - FERNEC WORKS, STEPHENSON STREET, OLDHAM, OL4 2HH

APPLICATION NUMBER: PA/345261/20

 

APPLICANT: Multi Build UK

 

PROPOSAL: Proposed residential development comprising the construction of 12No 2 bedroom apartments (revision to PA/343332/19)

 

LOCATION: Fernec Works, Stephenson Street, Oldham, OL4 2HH

 

lt was MOVED by Councillor Dean and SECONDED by Councillor Malik that the application be APPROVED.

 

On being put to the vote, the Committee voted UNANIMOUSLY IN FAVOUR OF APPROVAL.

 

DECISION: That the application be GRANTED subject to the conditions as outlined in the report and without the financial contribution required in connection with the previous decision of the Committee, having regard to the subsequent viability implications.

 

10.

Appeals pdf icon PDF 455 KB

Appeals

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the content of the Planning Appeals update report be noted.