A meeting of the PLANNING, HIGHWAYS & TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE will take place on Tuesday 3rd December 2019 in the Council Chamber, Council Offices, North Street, Ilminster starting at 19:30 hrs.
The public are welcome to attend this meeting. Members of the public are invited to ask questions or raise issues relevant to the work of the Council. The overall time available for this session is restricted to 15 minutes unless the Chair decides otherwise. Individual speakers are restricted to 3 minutes and are asked not to repeat points that have been made previously. It is helpful if potential contributors can make themselves known to the Town Clerk before the meeting so that the session can be programmed effectively.
Public participation is not part of the formal meeting of the Council however a note will be made of matters raised and recorded at the start of the minutes of the meeting.
The Agenda for the meeting is given below. All plans are available to view at South Somerset District’s website www.southsomerset.gov.uk or in the Town Council office.
Apologies for absence
To receive apologies for absence from Councillors unable to attend the meeting.
- Declarations of Interest
To receive any declarations from Councillors and Officers of interests in respect of matters to be considered at this meeting, together with an appropriate statement regarding the nature of the interest.
To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 5th November 2019 as a correct record. (Attached)
- Office Action Plan
To consider the Office Action Plan relating to the Committee. (Attached)
- Police Report
This agenda item provides an opportunity for the Police to report on any matters relevant to policing in Ilminster.Planning Applications
The Committee is asked to consider the following applications:
- 18/03093/FUL-32 Ditton Street Ilminster Somerset TA19 0BQ
Demolition of outbuildings, erection of two-storey and single-storey extensions and the subdivision of the first floor accommodation to create a new self-contained residential unit over 32 Ditton Street
This is an amended application. The amendments are:
Revised plans to allow for amended scheme; 2 storey rear extension and a single storey side extension and an amended description
This application was discussed by the committee on the 4th December 2018 and the relevant extract from the minutes is given below
Application No. 18/03093/FUL – 32 Ditton Street, Ilminster
Demolition of existing out-buildings and the erection of a two storey extension with single storey section at the rear to reinstate the existing flat and provide a new access to the first floor, car parking and replacement storage including with additional domestic accommodation to reinstated flat.
Issues discussed during consideration of this application included:
- the proposal will Improve the building for both the residential purpose and the business use
RESOLVED to recommend approval
Note: Cllr Shearman declared a personal interest in this agenda item
- Planning Decisions made by SSDC
Decisions made by South Somerset District Council (31/10/19-27/11/19) and are reported for information (attached). For more details, please see South Somerset District Council Website: http://www.southsomerset.gov.uk/planningsearch
Planning, Highways and Transport Committee Members:
Councillors Burton, Higgins, James, Mackillop, Shearman, Swann, Taylor, and Wilcock