Agenda and draft minutes

Extraordinary, Planning Committee
Thursday, 22nd July, 2021 6.00 pm

Venue: Queen Elizabeth Hall, Civic Centre, Oldham

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies For Absence

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Councillors K Phythian, Surjan and Toor.

 

2.

Urgent Business

Urgent business, if any, introduced by the Chair

Minutes:

There were no items of urgent business received.

 

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.

FUL/346561/21 - Land at Booth Street, Oldham OL9 6DE pdf icon PDF 511 KB

Construction of a new academy (secondary level) school including multi-use game areas (MUGA), sports pitches, hard and soft landscaping, car/cycle parking, alterations to site access; and boundary treatments.

Minutes:

APPLICATION NUMBER: FUL/346561/21

 

APPLICANT: Mr Paul Davidson

 

PROPOSAL:  Construction of a new academy (secondary level) school including multi-use game areas (MUGA), sports pitches, hard and soft landscaping, car/cycle parking, alterations to site access; and boundary treatments.

 

LOCATION:  Land at Booth Street, Oldham OL9 6DE

 

It was MOVED by Councillor Davis and SECONDED by Councillor Brownridge that the application be APPROVED.

 

On being put to the vote the Committee decided unanimously IN FAVOUR OF the application.

 

DECISION: That the application be GRANTED subject to the conditions as outlined in the report.

 

NOTES:

 

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

 

2.         In reaching its decision, the Committee took into consideration the information as set out in the Late List attached at Item 7.

 

6.

OUT/345898/20 - Shaw Distribution Centre, Linney Lane, Shaw, Oldham, OL2 8HF pdf icon PDF 885 KB

Outline planning permission (with all matters reserved except for access) is sought for 'Residential development (use class C3) together with new publicly accessible open space; landscaping; de-culverting of the River Beal, surface water drainage infrastructure, car parking and other necessary works with access from Linney Lane and Beal Lane following the demolition of existing buildings and structures'

 

Minutes:

APPLICATION NUMBER: OUT/345898/20

 

APPLICANT: Mr R Maung

 

PROPOSAL:  Outline planning permission (with all matters reserved except for access) is sought for 'Residential development (use class C3) together with new publicly accessible open space; landscaping; de-culverting of the River Beal, surface water drainage infrastructure, car parking and other necessary works with access from Linney Lane and Beal Lane following the demolition of existing buildings and structures'

 

LOCATION:  Shaw Distribution Centre, Linney Lane, Shaw, Oldham, OL2 8HF

 

It was MOVED by Councillor Dean and SECONDED by Councillor F Hussain that the application be APPROVED.

 

On being put to the vote 8 VOTES were cast IN FAVOUR OF APPROVAL and 0 VOTES were cast AGAINST with 2 ABSTENTIONS.

 

DECISION: That the application be GRANTED subject to the conditions as outlined in the report and the completion of a section 106 agreement in respect of affordable housing, off site highway works, public open space provision and management and health contributions as detailed in the report.

 

NOTES:

 

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

 

2.         In reaching its decision, the Committee took into consideration the information as set out in the Late List attached at Item 7.

 

 

7.

Late List pdf icon PDF 94 KB

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the information contained in the Late List be noted.