Planning Committee

Committee Membership 2018 – 2019

Chairman – Robert Finnigan

Deputy Chairman – Helen Evans

Howard Bell

Josie Jackson

Adam Rhodes

Joyce Sanders

Colin Taylor

Wenda Whitehead

Christopher Windle

The main duties of the Planning Committee are to: consider planning applications from Leeds City Council within the Morley Town Council and neighbouring local authority areas, and submission of comments and observations, as appropriate.

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PLANNING COMMITTEE AGENDA NO. 394

MEETING TO BE HELD ON TUESDAY, 29TH APRIL 2018 AT 7PM MORLEY TOWN HALL


A G E N D A

1.         ATTENDANCE AND APOLOGIES

2.         Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary and Other Interests

To disclose or draw attention to any disclosable pecuniary interests for the purposes of Section 31 of the Localism Act 2011 and paragraphs 13-18 of the Members’ Code of Conduct.  Also to declare any other significant interests which the member wishes to declare in the public interest, in accordance with paragraphs 19 to 20 of the Members’ Code of Conduct.

3.         TO APPROVE MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 17/4/18

4.         CONSIDERATION OF PLANNING APPLICATIONS

Notation of Recommendations.
O = Objection
N = No Objection
NC = No Objection (with comments)
D = Deferred

RECEIVED 18/4/18

2185  NEW INDUSTRIAL UNIT: HOWLEY PARK TRADING ESTATE, HOWLEY PARK ROAD EAST (ELMFIELD).

RECEIVED 9/5/18

 

2704  SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION AND GARAGE TO SIDE/REAR: 12 KITSON STREET (WOODKIRK).

RECEIVED 14/5/18

2774  SINGLE STOREY EXTENSION WITH RAISED PATIO AREA TO REAR, DORMER WINDOW TO REAR AND NEW STEPS WITH BALUSTRADE ABOVE TO FRONT (CHURWELL).

2407  OUTLINE APPLICATION FOR SINGLE DWELLING: LAND ADJACENT LANESIDE HOUSE (CHURWELL).

RECEIVED 15/5/18

2782  CHANGE OF USE FROM OFFICE, STORAGE AND WORKSHOP TO 10 NO. FLATS WITH ASSOCIATED LANDSCAPING: CHURWELL HOUSE, 65 ELLAND ROAD (CHURWELL).

RECEIVED 16/5/18

2829  ALTERATIONS INCLUDING THREE NEW DORMER WINDOWS TO REAR: 6 CHESTNUT VIEW (SCATCHERD).

RECEIVED 18/5/18

2607  ONE NEW DWELLING: LAND ADJACENT 18 STONECHAT RISE (TOPCLIFFE).

RECEIVED 21/5/19

2816  SINGLE STOREY NURSERY BUILDING TO REAR OF EXISTING NURSERY SITE AND CREATION OF 8 DROP OFF PARKING SPACES (CHURWELL).

2817  REMOVAL OF CONDITION 6 OF APPROVAL 13/0542/FU (NO LESS THAN 80% OF THE NURSERY’S PLACES SHALL BE PROVIDED TO CHILDREN WHO HAVE AT LEAST ONE PARENT OR GUARDIAN EMPLOYED AT THE WHITE ROSE OFFICE PARK) TO ALLOW UNFETTERED USE OF THE EXISTING NURSERY BUILDING BY CHILDREN WITH PARENTS AND/OR GUARDIANS EMPLOYED OFF-SITE AND AT THE WHITE ROSE OFFICE PARK AND ALLOCATION OF UP TO 50% OF PLACES TO THE LOCAL COMMUNITY (CHURWELL).

2976  DORMER WINDOWS TO FRONT AND REAR: 12 WATSON STREET (ELMFIELD).

2906  CANOPY TO FOOTBALL PITCH: SEVEN HILLS PRIMARY SCHOOL, APPLEBY WAY (CENTRAL).

2979  DORMER WINDOW TO FRONT: 3 VICTORIA DRIVE (CHURWELL).

2510  TWO STOREY AND SINGLE STOREY SIDE/REAR EXTENSION (WOODKIRK).

RECEIVED 22/5/18

2935  TWO STOREY EXTENSION WITH RAISED PATIO AREA AND BALUSTRADE ABOVE TO REAR; FIRST FLOOR FRONT/SIDE EXTENSION INCLUDING NEW WINDOW TO SIDE; CONVERSION OF INTEGRAL GARAGE TO FORM A HABITABLE ROOM AND STORE (CHURWELL).

5.         TO NOTE PLANNING APPLICATIONS WITH DECISIONS MADE UNDER DELEGATED AUTHORITY TO TOWN CLERK – STANDING ORDER 15(c) (APPLICATIONS RECEIVED THAT DID NOT APPEAR ON 17/4/18 AGENDA)

RECEIVED 12/4/18

N         2178  FIRST-FLOOR SIDE EXTENSION: 56 SHIRE ROAD (ELMFIELD).

RECEIVED 13/4/18

N         2195  CONSERVATORY TO FRONT: 39 NEW BANK (SCATCHERD).

N         1970  SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION: 6 ADELAIDE AVENUE (TOPCLIFFE).

RECEIVED 17/4/18

N         2172  CHANGE OF USE AND ALTERATIONS TO HOUSE INCLUDING DORMER WINDOW TO REAR TO FORM TWO HOUSES: 40 TROY ROAD (CENTRAL).

N         1761  CHANGE OF USE OF FIRST-FLOOR FLAT TO FORM TWO FLATS AND EXTERNAL ALTERATIONS: ACKROYD STREET WMC, SCHOOL STREET (CENTRAL).

N         2276  ALTERATIONS INCLUDING NEW ENTRANCE TO FRONT: 7 IBBETSON COURT (CHURWELL).

RECEIVED 19/4/18

N         2293  SINGLE-STOREY EXTENSION AND PEDESTRIAN ACCESS WITH GATE TO FRONT: THE BUNGALOW, ASHFIELD ROAD (TEALE).

RECEIVED 24/4/18

N         2021  SINGLE-STOREY INFILL EXTENSION TO FRONT: 25A HARWILL AVENUE (CHURWELL).

RECEIVED 25/4/18

N         2450  DEMOLITION OF EXISTING DETACHED CONCRETE SECTIONAL GARAGE/WORKSHOP, ERECTION OF NEW PROFILE STEEL WORKSHOP/GARAGE TO EXISTING FOOTPRINT: 1242 DEWSBURY ROAD (WOODKIRK).RECEIVED 26/4/18

N         2484  NEW SHOPFRONT: 15 WINDSOR COURT (CENTRAL).

RECEIVED 27/4/18

N         2497  PART SINGLE-STOREY AND PART TWO-STOREY SIDE AND REAR EXTENSION: 1 MARINA CRESCENT (TEALE).

RECEIVED 1/5/18

N         2500  TWO-STOREY REAR EXTENSION: 17 WOODCROSS FOLD (CHURWELL).

N         2212  DORMER WINDOW TO FRONT AND REAR: 100 FOUNTAIN STREET (TEALE).

RECEIVED 2/5/18

N         2616  CHANGE OF USE OF VACANT LAUNDERETTE TO BEAUTY SALON: 60A MIDDLETON ROAD (CENTRAL).

RECEIVED 3/5/18

N         2651  SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION: 17 PARTRIDGE CLOSE (TOPCLIFFE).

N         2613  SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION: 9 SANDMEAD WAY (SCATCHERD).

RECEIVED 8/5/18

O         2522  TWO-STOREY AND SINGLE-STOREY SIDE/REAR EXTENSION: 63 DENSHAW DRIVE (TOPCLIFFE).  MTC objects on the grounds of the impact on the street scene, as there are no other similar extension on Denshaw Drive.

6.         TO DISCUSS LETTER AND ATTACHED DOCUMENTS DATED 9TH MAY 2018 FROM H WILSON, PROGRAMME OFFICER, RE. ‘REVISED LEEDS SITE ALLOCATIONS PLAN EXAMINATION’

7.         TO RECEIVE ITEMS OF CORRESPONDENCE (items for information only)

(a)        Copies of representations made (if any) since last meeting held on 17/4/18.

(b)        Updated key planning enforcement cases for Morley North & Morley South Wards.

8.         DATE AND TIME OF NEXT MEETING

The next scheduled meeting will be held on Tuesday, 19th June 2018 at 7pm.

 

 

MINUTES OF PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING NO. 392

HELD ON TUESDAY, 20TH MARCH 2018

1.         ATTENDANCE AND APOLOGIES

Present:  Cllrs R Finnigan (Chairman), J Sanders, C Taylor, W Whitehead, H Bell, C Windle, J Jackson, A Rhodes and C Hill (late arrival).

There were no apologies.

2.         Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary and Other Interests

None were declared.

3.         TO APPROVE MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 20/2/18

The minutes of the meeting held on 20/2/18 were agreed as a true and correct record.

Cllr C Hill arrived at this point.

4.         CONSIDERATION OF PLANNING APPLICATIONS

Notation of Recommendations.
O = Objection
N = No Objection
NC = No Objection (with comments)
D = Deferred
RECEIVED 1/3/18

N         1297  MRS S GOODYEAR: SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION, ALTERATIONS TO FRONT: 2 CROFT HOUSE MEWS (SCATCHERD).

RECEIVED 2/3/18

NC       1246  MS L DENTON: SINGLE-STOREY FRONT EXTENSION AND NEW RENDER TO FRONT ELEVATION; REPLACEMENT SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION; SHED TO REAR: 11 CROFT HOUSE AVENUE (SCATCHERD).  Members commented that retrospective applications should be actively discouraged.

RECEIVED 5/3/18

O         1167  MR M ROPER: SINGLE-STOREY EXTENSION: BAR 27, 10A OLD ROAD (CHURWELL).  Members felt that the proposed extension would have too much of a significant impact on visual amenity.

RECEIVED 6/3/18

N         1123  MRS J GOODALL: PART THREE-STOREY; PART TWO-STOREY AND PART SINGLE STOREY FRONT/SIDE EXTENSION; SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION; EXTEND EXISTING DRIVEWAY TO FRONT: 13 SYKE GARDENS (WOODKIRK).

The above Planning applications were considered by all members of the Planning Committee present.  It was agreed that any comments made be sent via ‘Public Access’.

5.         TO NOTE PLANNING APPLICATIONS WITH DECISIONS MADE UNDER DELEGATED AUTHORITY TO TOWN CLERK – STANDING ORDER 15(c) (APPLICATIONS RECEIVED THAT DID NOT APPEAR ON 20/2/18 AGENDA)

RECEIVED 16/2/18

N         0872  MR A WILBY: SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION; RAISED PATIO AREA TO REAR; NEW BOUNDARY FENCING: 127A SCOTCHMAN LANE (TEALE).

RECEIVED 20/2/18

N         0997  MR R BEACH: SINGLE STOREY FRONT EXTENSION: 9A BAGHILL ROAD (WOODKIRK).

RECEIVED 21/2/18

N         0875  MR M TAYLOR: TWO-STOREY AND FIRST-FLOOR SIDE EXTENSION: 22 WOODKIRK AVENUE (WOODKIRK).

N         0929  MR C WENHAM: SINGLE-STOREY SIDE EXTENSION; DORMER WINDOWS TO FRONT AND REAR: 21 MANOR FARM DRIVE (CHURWELL).

RECEIVED 23/2/18

O         1096  MR R RAHBAR: TWO-STOREY SIDE EXTENSION: 17 TEAL DRIVE (TOPCLIFFE).  MTC objects to this application on the grounds of insufficient parking space for two vehicles on the property.

N         1044  ASDA STORES LTD: DEMOLITION OF EXISTING PETROL FILLING STATION AND ERECTION OF A REPLACEMENT FOUR-PUMP (8 FILLING POSITION) PETROL FILLING STATION WITH ASSOCIATED KIOSK (ELMFIELD).

RECEIVED 26/2/18

N         1084  MRS J SHORE, THE GORSE ACADEMIES TRUST: DEMOLITION OF REDUNDANT FUEL STORE, OVERCLADDING PART OF BUILDING AND REPLACEMENT DOORS AND WINDOWS: THE MORLEY ACADEMY, FOUNTAIN STREET (CENTRAL).

All of the above decisions made under Town Clerk’s delegated authority, were noted.

6.         TO DISCUSS LEEDS CORE STRATEGY SELECTIVE REVIEW – CONSULTATION RESPONSE  –  ATTACHED IS ‘DRAFT’ REPRESENTATION PREPARED BY CLLR T LEADLEY

Cllr T Leadley attended and gave a short verbal presentation.  The Town Clerk had been provided with a disk on which is a copy of the ‘draft’ representation on behalf of the Town Council, to be submitted before the 23/3/18; this was agreed.

Cllr Leadley was thanked by members for the work he has carried out.

7.         TO RECEIVE ITEMS OF CORRESPONDENCE (items for information only)

(a)        Copies of representations made (if any) since last meeting held on 20/2/18

(b)        Updated key planning enforcement cases for Morley North & Morley South Wards.

(c)        Email dated 6/3/18, Planning Services, LCC re: appeal for Planning Appn 17/3187311, 126 Fountain Street.

All of the above items of correspondence were noted.

8.         DATE AND TIME OF NEXT MEETING

The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, 17th April 2018 at 7pm.

 

 

MINUTES OF PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING NO. 391

HELD ON TUESDAY, 20TH FEBRUARY 2018

  1. ATTENDANCE AND APOLOGIES

Cllrs R Finnigan (Chairman), C Taylor, J Sanders, W Whitehead, A Rhodes, J Jackson, C Windle and H Bell (late arrival).

Cllr T Leadley (Morley North Ward) (late arrival) and W Maynard-Light (Deputy Town Clerk), also attended.

Apologies were received from Cllr H Evans.

  1. Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary and Other Interests

Cllr R Finnigan declared an ‘other’ interest in any matters relating to Leeds City Council as he is a Morley North Ward member.

  1. TO APPROVE MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 9/1/18

The minutes of the meeting held on 9/1/18 were agreed as a true and correct record.

  1. CONSIDERATION OF PLANNING APPLICATIONS

Notation of Recommendations.

O = Objection

N = No Objection

NC = No Objection (with comments)

D = Deferred

RECEIVED 3/1/18

N         8190  CROSSHALL DEVELOPMENTS (LEEDS) LTD: DEMOLITION OF CENTRE AND CONSTRUCTION OF EIGHT DWELLINGS, ASSOCIATED LANDSCAPING AND PARKING: PEEL STREET COMMUNITY CENTRE, MELBOURNE STREET (CENTRAL).

RECEIVED 17/1/18

O    7818  MR R HOUGH: OUTLINE APPLICATION TO DEMOLISH PUBLIC HOUSE AND ERECT RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT: SHOULDER OF MUTTON, HOWDEN CLOUGH ROAD (TEALE).

MTC objected to this planning application due to the impact this development would have on the street scene, overdevelopment of the site and insufficient parking spaces for the proposed number of flats.

RECEIVED 18/1/18

O         8262  WEST ARDSLEY DEVELOPMENT CONSORTIUM: OUTLINE PLANNING APPLICATION FOR THE ERECTION OF UP TO 299 DWELLINGS WITH ALL MATTERS RESERVED (SAVE FOR THE TWO PRINCIPLE ACCESSES OFF WESTERTON ROAD AND HAIGH MOOR ROAD, BUT NOT TO INCLUDE ACCESS WITHIN THE SITE), THREE POINTS OF ACCESS AT UPPER GREEN AVENUE, SANDRINGHAM DRIVE AND HILL TOP LANE, ASSOCIATED WORKS, PUBLIC OPEN SPACE PROVISION AND ACCESSIBILITY AND QUALITATIVE IMPROVEMENTS TO LOCAL GREENSPACE: LAND OFF HAIGH MOOR ROAD AND WESTERTON ROAD, WEST ARDSLEY.

NOTE: PART OF THIS SITE FALLS WITHIN THE WOODKIRK WARD, MORLEY TOWN COUNCIL AREA.

MTC objected to this planning application due to premature release of the land.  The outline application is considered not sustainable with adverse impact on the infrastructure, in particular the over-subscribed local schools, doctors and dentists, together with the impact on the highways and junction 27 of the M62.

Cllr Leadley arrived during the above item.

RECEIVED 24/1/18

O         0251  BERKELEY DEVEER: 87 DWELLINGS WITH ASSOCIATED ACCESS AND PUBLIC OPEN SPACE: LAND AT SNITTLES FARM, GELDERD ROAD (CHURWELL).

MTC objected to this planning application due to premature release of the land, the impact on the infrastructure, increase in traffic on the adjacent Ring Road, in particular, only one road as access in/out of the development together with the impact this will have on the already oversubscribed local schools, doctors and dentists.

RECEIVED 31/1/18

O         0532  MR A WALKER:  ALTERATIONS INVOLVING RE-MODELLING OF EXISTING GROUND FLOOR WORKSHOP, DEMOLITION OF TWO-STOREY LINK BUILDING AND CHANGE OF USE OF FIRST AND SECOND-FLOOR TO FIVE FLATS:  THE OLD MILL, STATION ROAD (SCATCHERD).

MTC objected to this planning application due to over-development of the site and, in particular, no off-street parking available.

RECEIVED 2/2/18

N         0239  MR P DALE: ALTERATIONS TO REAR SHOP FRONT: UNITS 65 AND 66 WHITE ROSE SHOPPING CENTRE, DEWSBURY ROAD (CHURWELL).

RECEIVED 6/2/18

N         0629  MR D FOX: TWO-STOREY SIDE EXTENSION: 11 NEPSHAW LANE (SCATCHERD).

RECEIVED 12/2/18

N         0707  ALDI STORES LTD: DEMOLITION OF EXISTING BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION OF A CLASS A1 FOOD STORE, TOGETHER WITH CAR PARKING, LANDSCAPING AND ASSOCIATED WORKS: CHARTISTS WAY (ELMFIELD).

The above Planning applications were considered by all members of the Planning Committee present.  It was agreed that any comments made be sent via ‘Public Access’.

  1. TO NOTE PLANNING APPLICATIONS WITH DECISIONS MADE UNDER DELEGATED AUTHORITY TO TOWN CLERK – STANDING ORDER 15(c) (APPLICATIONS RECEIVED THAT DID NOT APPEAR ON 19/12/17 AGENDA)

RECEIVED 3/1/18

N         8317  MR A ROSS: CONVERSION OF EXISTING GARAGE TO HABITABLE ROOM AND STORE: 7 IBBETSON COURT (CHURWELL).

N         8271  MR B FRENCH, CORPORATE REAL ESTATE: ERECTION OF 2 AIR-CONDITIONING CONDENSER UNITS TO ROOF: HSBC, ARLINGTON BUSINESS CENTRE, MILLSHAW PARK LANE (CHURWELL).

RECEIVED 4/1/18

N         8185  MR P MCALEER, RIVERMOUTH DEVELOPMENTS LTD: CHANGE OF USE FROM SOCIAL CLUB (D2) TO OFFICES (B1): ACKROYD STREET WMC, SCHOOL STREET (CENTRAL).

RECEIVED 8/1/18

N         8417  MR R WOOD, SAINSBURYS SUPERMARKETS LTD: INSTALLATION OF MEZZANINE FLOOR AND FOUR AIR-CONDENSER UNITS TO ROOF: UNIT H1, WHITE ROSE SHOPPING CENTRE, DEWSBURY ROAD (CHURWELL).

RECEIVED 9/1/18

N         8398  MS S DANIEL: CHANGE OF USE OF GROUND-FLOOR OF UNIT 10 FROM BUSINESS (USE CLASS B1) TO PHYSIOTHERAPY AND REHABILITATION TREATMENT (USE CLASS D1): 10 CLIFFE PARK WAY (TEALE).

N         8405  MR S WARREN: DETACHED GARAGE TO SIDE: 20 PARKLAND AVENUE (TEALE).

RECEIVED 10/1/18

O         8466  MR J GIBBONS: CHANGE OF USE FROM ONE DWELLING TO TWO: 14-16 FLORENCE TERRACE (CENTRAL).  MTC objected to this appn as it was felt that the  impact the proposed dormer would have on the street scene would be significant.  Concerns were also raised about the impact on the ‘on-street parking’ situation.

RECEIVED 11/1/18

N         18/00019  MR J SINGH: CONVERSION OF GARAGE TO HABITABLE ROOM; PART SINGLE-STOREY, PART TWO-STOREY SIDE EXTENSION TO BOTH LYNWOOD & HART LEA: LYNWOOD AND HART LEA, VICTORIA ROAD (CHURWELL).

RECEIVED 15/1/18

N         7291  MRS MACFARLANE: GABLE EXTENSION TO SIDE, PITCHED ROOF TO EXISTING SIDE EXTENSION: 17 BRUNTCLIFFE LANE (SCATCHERD).

RECEIVED 16/1/18

N         18/00171  MR R YOUNG: SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION: 71 WATSON STREET (ELMFIELD).

RECEIVED 18/1/18

N         18/00134  MR T CARVILL: SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION: 5 SEVEN HILL WAY (SCATCHERD).

RECEIVED 24/1/18

N         0274  MR S T ALI: CHANGE OF USE FROM FINANCIAL AND PROFESSIONAL (A2) TO FORM CAFÉ (A3) WITH EXTRACTION FLUE TO REAR: 65 QUEEN STREET (CENTRAL).

N         0293  MR W KNOWLES: SINGLE-STOREY SIDE EXTENSION AND EXTENSION OF EXISTING DORMER TO FRONT: 2 WEST LEA CRESCENT (WOODKIRK).

N         17/07707  MR G MCKENNA: DETACHED SINGLE-STOREY GARAGE: LAND OPPOSITE 58 TROY ROAD (CENTRAL).

RECEIVED 29/1/18

N         0536  MR & MRS BOYES: FIRST-FLOOR FRONT EXTENSION: 1 FLEXBURY AVENUE (TOPCLIFFE).

N         0568  MRS T CROSSLEY: PART SINGLE-STOREY, PART TWO-STOREY SIDE AND REAR EXTENSION: 6 CORPORATION STREET (TEALE).

RECEIVED 1/2/18

N         18/00462/TR  PARKS & COUNTRYSIDE, LCC: REMOVAL OF T1 MATURE CHERRY TREE IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO PROPOSED FOOTPATH WORKS: DARTMOUTH PARK, ST ANDREW’S AVENUE (TEALE).

All of the above decisions made under Town Clerk’s delegated authority, were noted.

  1. TO DISCUSS ‘LEEDS SITE ALLOCATIONS PLAN – CONSULTATION ON REVISED SUBMISSION DRAFT PLAN’ AND TO APPROVE MORLEY TOWN COUNCIL REPRESENTATION – ‘SUMMARY OF THE SITE ALLOCATIONS PLAN REVISED SUBMISSION DRAFT AMENDMENTS WITHIN EACH HOUSING MARKET CHARACTERISTIC AREA (HMCA)’ COPY OF DOCUMENT ATTACHED; ALSO ATTACHED IS ‘DRAFT’ REPRESENTATION PREPARED BY CLLR T LEADLEY

            Cllr Leadley gave a verbal report on this item.  Following a discussion, it was proposed and agreed to send a letter similar to Cllr Leadley’s.

  1. TO DISCUSS LEEDS CORE STRATEGY SELECTIVE REVIEW – CONSULTATION

Cllr Leadley gave a verbal report on this item.           

  1. TO RECEIVE AND NOTE CONTENT OF CLOSING STATEMENT MADE BY CLLR T LEADLEY FOR RULE 6(6) PARTY MORLEY TOWN COUNCIL TO DUNNINGLEY PUBLIC INQUIRY

            Cllr Leadley gave members a verbal update on this item; there is the possibility of no decision until Summer. 

  1. TO CONSIDER REQUEST REGARDING FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTION OF £500 TO CHIDSWELL ACTION GROUP FOR LEGAL REPRESENTATION

It was proposed and agreed that a financial contribution of £500 be provided to Chidswell Action Group. 

  1. TO RECEIVE ITEMS OF CORRESPONDENCE (items for information only)

(a)        Copies of representations made (if any) since last meeting held on 9/1/18

(b)        Email 19/1/18 Kathryn Moran, Principal Planning Officer, LCC, re. 17/08262 – Land off Westerton Road and Haigh Moor Road.

(c)        Email 5/2/18 Mark Rochford, Senior Planning Compliance Officer, LCC, re. Properties on Top of High Street and South Queen Street.

(d)        Email 7/2/18 John Finnigan, Tong & Fulneck Valley Association re. Agenda for Trustee Meeting on 15/2/18.

(e)        Representation from Cllr T Leadley to Chief Planning Officer, LCC, re. Appn 18/00251 – Berkeley Deveer, 87 houses, Snittles Farm, off New Village Way, Churwell (Farnley & Wortley).

All of the above items of correspondence were noted.

  1. DATE AND TIME OF NEXT MEETING

The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, 20th March 2018 at 7pm.

 

 

MINUTES OF PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING NO. 390

MEETING HELD ON TUESDAY, 9TH JANUARY 2018

1.         ATTENDANCE AND APOLOGIES

Cllrs R Finnigan (Chairman), C Taylor, H Bell, J Sanders, W Whitehead and H Evans.

Cllr T Leadley (Morley North Ward) and K Oakley – Town Clerk, also attended.

Apologies were received from Cllrs J Jackson and C Windle.

2.         Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary and Other Interests

Cllr R Finnigan declared an ‘other’ interest in any matters relating to Leeds City Council as he is a Morley North Ward member.

3.         TO APPROVE MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 19/12/17

It was pointed out that the date in minute 3 should read 21/11/17 and not 17/10/17, as stated.   Subject to the above amendment, the minutes of the meeting held on 19/12/17 were agreed as a true and correct record.

4.         CONSIDERATION OF PLANNING APPLICATIONS

Notation of Recommendations.
O = Objection
N = No Objection
NC = No Objection (with comments)
D = Deferred

RECEIVED 14/12/17

N         6442  MR M HARTY, BIFFA WASTE SERVICES: RETENTION OF EXISTING GENERATING COMPOUND AND PROVISION OF GAS STORAGE TANKS, GAS CONDITIONING UNIT, ONE COMPRESSED NATURAL GAS GENERATING ENGINE:  TIP, HOWDEN CLOUGH ROAD (TEALE).

RECEIVED 21/12/17

N         8186  MISS N WOOD: TWO-STOREY AND SINGLE-STOREY SIDE/REAR EXTENSION INCLUDING ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING REAR EXTENSION: 92 REIN ROAD (WOODKIRK)

The above Planning applications were considered by all members of the Planning Committee present.  It was agreed that any comments made be sent via ‘Public Access’.

5.         TO NOTE PLANNING APPLICATIONS WITH DECISIONS MADE UNDER DELEGATED AUTHORITY TO TOWN CLERK – STANDING ORDER 15(c) (APPLICATIONS RECEIVED THAT DID NOT APPEAR ON 19/12/17 AGENDA)

RECEIVED 13/12/17

N         8018  MR D HIRST: SINGLE-STOREY SIDE EXTENSION AND PITCHED ROOF TO EXISTING FRONT PORCH: 10 SCATCHERD GROVE (TEALE).

N         8058  MR K PATEL: SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION: 81 BIRK LANE (TEALE).

RECEIVED 19/12/17

NC       8082  MISS S BAADE: ALTERATIONS INVOLVING TWO-STOREY SIDE EXTENSION:

18 BECKSIDE VIEW (TOPCLIFFE).  MTC had no objection in principle, but felt that on-street parking should not be necessary as there is sufficient space for parking two cars.

All of the above decisions made under Town Clerk’s delegated authority, were noted.

6.         TO RECEIVE ITEMS OF CORRESPONDENCE (items for information only)

(a)        Copies of representations made (if any) since last meeting held on 19/12/17.

(b)        Email 14/12/17 A Booth: Minutes for South and West Plans Panel 7/12/17: Morley Items:  Appn 17/04308 – Land off Bradford Road, East Ardsley.

(c)        Email 27/12/17 from S Deegan, Senior Planner, Aldi, re. proposed new Aldi Store, Chartists Way, Morley and public exhibition on 11/1/18.

All of the above items of correspondence were noted.

7.         TO RECEIVE VERBAL UPDATE ON DUNNINGLEY INQUIRY AND FORTHCOMING CONSULTATIONS ON SITE ALLOCATIONS PLAN (SAP) AND CORE STRATEGY REVIEW (CSR) – CLLR T LEADLEY

Cllr Leadley provided a verbal update to members, for information, on the recent Dunningley Inquiry and two forthcoming consultations re. the Site Allocations Plan and Core Strategy Review.

Notes prepared by Cllr Leadley were passed to the Town Clerk, for information.

8.         DATE AND TIME OF NEXT MEETING

The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, 20th February 2018 at 7pm.

 

 

MINUTES OF PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING NO. 389

HELD ON TUESDAY, 19TH DECEMBER 2017

  1. ATTENDANCE AND APOLOGIES

Cllrs R Finnigan (Chairman), W Whitehead, J Sanders, A Rhodes, H Bell, H Evans (late arrival), C Windle (late arrival) and C Taylor (late arrival).  W Maynard-Light (Deputy Town Clerk) also attended.

Apologies were received from:  Cllr J Jackson.

  1. Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary and Other Interests

            Cllr Finnigan declared an ‘other’ interest as a member of Leeds City Council.

  1. TO APPROVE MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 21/11/17

The minutes of the meeting held on 21/11/17 were agreed as a true and correct record.

Cllrs H Evans and C Windle arrived at this point.

  1. CONSIDERATION OF PLANNING APPLICATIONS

Notation of Recommendations.

O = Objection

N = No Objection

NC = No Objection (with comments)

D = Deferred

RECEIVED 28/11/17

O         7433  SCOTFIELD LTD: VARIATION OF CONDITION 2 OF PLANNING APPROVAL 13/00625/FU (APPROVED PLANS) FOR MINOR MATERIAL AMENDMENTS RELATING TO INCREASED FLOOR LEVEL TO PLOT 14: LAND OFF DAISY HILL CLOSE (SCATCHERD).

MTC objected to this planning application on the grounds of the significant impact on the residential amenities the increase in height will cause.

RECEIVED 29/11/17

N         6306  DR B SULAIMAN: RETROSPECTIVE APPLICATION FOR BOUNDARY TREATMENT: ‘KASTANDENE’, EAST PARK STREET (TEALE).

Cllr C Taylor arrived during discussions on the above item.

RECEIVED 1/12/17

N         7702  MR D MARTIN: CHANGE OF USE FROM RETAIL UNIT (CLASS USE A1) TO PUBLIC HOUSE (CLASS USE A4): TOWN END WORKS, WIDE LANE (CENTRAL).

RECEIVED 6/12/17

NC       7745  MR R RODLEY: TWO-STOREY AND SINGLE-STOREY SIDE/REAR EXTENSION: 58 ROOMS LANE (SCATCHERD).

MTC in principle had no objection to this planning application.  Members requested a condition be placed on the application stating that vehicles should be parked off-street.

RECEIVED 7/12/17

N         7637  MR P NEWTON: FIRST FLOOR SIDE AND REAR EXTENSION: 92 NEW BANK STREET.

RECEIVED 8/12/17

O         7832  DONE BROTHERS (CASH BETTING) LTD: CHANGE OF USE OF VACANT RETAIL UNIT TO BETTING SHOP INCLUDING ALTERATIONS TO FRONTAGE: 86C QUEEN STREET (CENTRAL).

MTC objected to this application due to the impact this type of business genre will have on the town centre, as a whole, causing an imbalance to the layout and variation of businesses on the high street.

N         7782  MR CRAIG MURKINS: CHANGE OF USE FROM FINANCIAL AND PROFESSIONAL (CLASS USE A2) TO GYMOPHOBICS GYM (D2): 91 QUEEN STREET (CENTRAL).

RECEIVED 11/12/17

N         8028  MRS A COLINS: SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION: 12 CROFT HOUSE LANE (SCATCHERD).

RECEIVED 13/12/17

 N         8055  MR M HARTILL: SINGLE-STOREY SIDE AND REAR EXTENSION: ‘DEEPDENE’, DEWSBURY ROAD (WOODKIRK).

O         8116/TR  MR M SINGH: T1- REMOVE: 14 STATION ROAD (CENTRAL).

MTC objected to this application on the grounds members felt it was unnecessary to remove a healthy tree.

N         7966  SQS DEVELOPMENTS LTD: VARIATION OF CONDITION 2 (APPROVED PLANS) OF APPROVAL 17/05238/FU FOR MINOR MATERIAL AMENDMENT TO ALTER INTERNAL HOUSE LAYOUTS, EXTERNAL SITE LAYOUT AND REVISED ELEVATIONS (CENTRAL).

The above Planning applications were considered by all members of the Planning Committee present.  It was agreed that any comments made be sent by ‘Public Access’.

  1. TO NOTE PLANNING APPLICATIONS WITH DECISIONS MADE UNDER DELEGATED AUTHORITY TO TOWN CLERK – STANDING ORDER 15(c) (APPLICATIONS RECEIVED THAT DID NOT APPEAR ON 17/10/17 AGENDA).

RECEIVED 17/11/17

N         7246  MS S COOK: NEW SHOP FRONT: VEEJAYS, GROUND FLOOR, 69 QUEEN STREET (CENTRAL).

RECEIVED 21/11/17

N         7487  MS C FERREIRA: SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION; PART SINGLE-STOREY AND PART TWO-STOREY SIDE EXTENSIONS: CONVERSION OF GARAGE TO HABITABLE ROOM; OUTBUILDING TO REAR: 6 ROSEATE GREEN (TOPCLIFFE).

RECEIVED 24/11/17

N         7559:  MR P FRYER: SINGLE-STOREY SIDE AND REAR EXTENSION WITH RAISED DECKING AREA: 10 CROFT HOUSE WALK (SCATCHERD).

RECEIVED 28/11/17

N         7580  MR P TEMPLE: DORMER WINDOW TO REAR: 17 SANDPIPER APPROACH (TOPCLIFFE).

All of the above decisions made under Town Clerk’s delegated authority, were noted.

6.   TO RECEIVE ITEMS OF CORRESPONDENCE (items for information only)

(a)        Copies of representations made (if any) since last meeting held on 21/11/17

(b)        Updated key planning enforcement cases for Morley North & Morley South Wards.

(c)        Letter dated 17/11/17 Head of Dev Management to Town Clerk re. planning appeal by Mr S Ahmed re. Morley Manor, Brunswick Street (Teale) – Planning Inspectorate Ref: APP/N4720/W/17/3189143.

All of the above items of correspondence were noted.

  1. DATE AND TIME OF NEXT MEETING

The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, 9th January 2018 at 7pm.

 

 

MINUTES OF PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING NO. 387

 HELD ON TUESDAY, 17TH OCTOBER 2017

  1. ATTENDANCE AND APOLOGIES

Cllrs R Finnigan (Chairman), C Taylor, J Jackson, J Sanders, W Whitehead, C Windle and

H Bell (late arrival). Cllr T Leadley (LCC) and W Maynard-Light (Deputy Town Clerk) also attended.

There were no apologies received.

  1. Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary and Other Interests

Cllr Finnigan declared an ‘other’ interest as a member of Leeds City Council.

  1. TO APPROVE MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 19/9/17

The minutes of the meeting held on 19/9/17 were agreed as a true and correct record.

  1. CONSIDERATION OF PLANNING APPLICATIONS

Notation of Recommendations.

O = Objection

N = No Objection

NC = No Objection (with comments)

D = Deferred

RECEIVED 27/9/17

N         6277  MR M PRICE: SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION AND DETACHED GARAGE TO SIDE: 3 MEADOW WAY, TINGLEY (WOODKIRK).

RECEIVED 28/9/17

N         6167  MR G SEPHTON: TWO-STOREY AND SINGLE-STOREY EXTENSION WITH CANOPY TO SIDE/REAR; NEW PARKING AREA TO FRONT: 10 MARSHALL CRESCENT (ELMFIELD).

Cllr H Bell arrived during the discussion of the above item.

RECEIVED 29/9/17

N         6293  MRS M CASINELLI: TWO-STOREY AND SINGLE-STOREY SIDE AND REAR EXTENSION: 8 MARSHALL CRESCENT (ELMFIELD).

RECEIVED 2/10/17

N         6295  MR R JHA: TWO-STOREY SIDE EXTENSION: 4 BAKER ROAD (ELMFIELD).

N         5364  MR H CHEEMA: TWO-STOREY EXTENSION AND ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING DETACHED GARAGE TO FORM GRANNY ANNEXE: 1167 DEWSBURY ROAD (WOODKIRK).

RECEIVED 3/10/17

N         4474  RBS: LISTED BUILDING APPLICATION TO CARRY OUT ALTERATIONS INVOLVING INSTALLATION OF WIRELESS INTERNET ACCESS POINTS: 89A QUEEN STREET (CENTRAL).

RECEIVED 4/10/17

N         5406  MR F IMRAN ISSA: CHANGE OF USE AND ALTERATIONS OF FIRST TO FOURTH FLOOR OF FORMER THEATRE/RESTAURANT TO FORM 14 FLATS, ALTERATIONS TO RESTAURANT/FUNCTION ROOM AT GROUND AND LOWER GROUND LEVEL: NEW PAVILION BUILDINGS, HIGH STREET (CENTRAL).

The above planning applications were considered by all members of the Planning Committee present.  It was agreed that any comments made be sent via ‘Public Access’.

  1. TO NOTE PLANNING APPLICATIONS WITH DECISIONS MADE UNDER DELEGATED AUTHORITY TO TOWN CLERK – STANDING ORDER 15(c) (APPLICATIONS RECEIVED THAT DID NOT APPEAR ON 15/8/17 AGENDA).

RECEIVED 13/9/17

O         5682  MS M DUNN: CHANGE OF USE OF GROUND AND FIRST FLOOR OFFICES TO CHILDREN’S DAY NURSERY: QUARRY COURT, HIGH STREET (CENTRAL).

MTC objected to this application due to issues around parking in the area.  Also, the building appears to be mixed use which may not be ideal and the Town Council requests that this be referred to Plans Panel.

RECEIVED 15/9/17

N         6021  MRS N GANLEY: SINGLE STOREY REAR EXTENSION, DEMOLITION OF EXISTING CONSERVATORY TO REAR: 25 MALLARD WAY (TOPCLIFFE).

RECEIVED 19/9/17

N         0769  WOODKIRK STONE SALES LTD: WEIGHBRIDGE AND OFFICE (RETROSPECTIVE); BRITANNIA QUARRY, HOWLEY PARK ROAD EAST (ELMFIELD).

RECEIVED 21/9/17

O         5887  MR A HEWITT: TWO-STOREY FRONT EXTENSION; SINGLE-STOREY SIDE/REAR EXTENSION: 5 HARWILL AVENUE (CHURWELL).

MTC objected to this application due to the impact on the street scene and parking issues.

N         5805  PINSTRIPE: EXTERNAL ALTERATIONS COMPRISING COLOUR CHANGE TO CLADDING, WINDOW AND DOOR OPENINGS AND NEW AIR-CONDITIONING UNITS: ADWALTON HOUSE, BRUNTCLIFFE AVENUE (TEALE).

O         5974  MR T ELSE: TWO-STOREY AND SINGLE-STOREY SIDE, REAR AND FRONT EXTENSION, DORMER WINDOWS TO SIDE AND REAR: 76 SCOTCHMAN LANE (TEALE).

MTC objected to the application due to the impact on the street scene and issues with parking.

RECEIVED 22/9/17

N         6178  TWO-STOREY AND SINGLE-STOREY SIDE EXTENSION: 92 REIN ROAD (WOODKIRK).

RECEIVED 26/9/17

N         6247  MR M H SAHIB: ALTERATIONS INVOLVING FIRST-FLOOR EXTENSION TO CARE HOME: FERNDALE CARE HOME: BRITANNIA ROAD (ELMFIELD).

N         5802  MR H PEARCEY: NEW FENCING AND GATES TO FRONT AND SIDE: 9 MARSTON AVENUE (ELMFIELD).

RECEIVED 27/9/17

N         5998  MR G BUTTERWORTH: TWO-STOREY BLOCK OF TWO 2-BEDROOM FLATS: LAND TO REAR OF 25 HIGH STREET (CENTRAL).

All the above decisions made under Town Clerk’s delegated authority, were noted.

  1. TO RECEIVE ITEMS OF CORRESPONDENCE (items for information only)

(a)        Copies of representations made (if any) since last meeting held on 19/9/17 (copies attached).

(b)        Letter dated 15/9/17 from S Butler, Dev Management, LCC, re. appeal against refusal APPN/N4720/D/17/3/3180560, 58 Rooms Lane (Scatcherd).

(c)        Updated key Planning enforcement cases for Morley North & Morley South wards.

(d)        Email 21/9/17 from Tong & Fulneck Valley Association re. Agenda for AGM on 12/10/17.

(e)        Copy of letter dated 27/9/17 from Cllr T Leadley to H Wilson, Programme Officer, Leeds SAP Examination re. ‘Leeds City Council Position Statement: Core Strategy Selective Review’.

(f)        Email 6/10/17 from David Feeney, Head of Strategic Planning LCC, re. Leeds Site Allocations Plan (SAP) update October 2017.

(g)        Letter 9/10/17 from Steve Butler, Head of Development Management LCC, re. appeal against refusal, Planning application 16/07926/FU, 14 Stubley Farm Mews.

All the above decisions made under Town Clerk’s delegated authority, were noted.

  1. TO RECEIVE VERBAL REPORT ON LEEDS SITE ALLOCATIONS PLAN (SAP) EXAMINATION – CLLR T LEADLEY

            Cllr Leadley tabled his report and gave a verbal overview of the contents.

  1. TO DISCUSS AND AGREE PLANNING COMMITTEE BUDGET SUBMISSION FOR 2018-19 (for referral to the Finance, GP & Strategic Committee).

            Following a discussion, a budget of £1,000 for 2018-19 was agreed.

  1. DATE AND TIME OF NEXT MEETING

The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, 21st November 2017 at 7pm.

 

 

MINUTES OF PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING NO. 386

HELD ON TUESDAY, 19TH SEPTEMBER 2017

1.         ATTENDANCE AND APOLOGIES

Cllrs R Finnigan (Chairman), J Sanders, W Whitehead, H Bell, H Evans and A Rhodes.

Apologies were received from Cllrs C Taylor and C Windle.

2.         Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary and Other Interests

None were declared.

3.         TO APPROVE MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 15/8/17

The minutes of the meeting held on 15/8/17 were agreed as a true and correct record.

4.         CONSIDERATION OF PLANNING APPLICATIONS

Notation of Recommendations.
O = Objection
N = No Objection
NC = No Objection (with comments)
D = Deferred
RECEIVED 29/8/17

O         5238  SQS DEVELOPMENTS LTD: DEMOLITION OF FORMER BAKERY AND ERECTION OF BLOCK OF SIX TERRACE HOUSES: LAND AT JUNCTION OF ST PAUL’S STREET AND SOUTH QUEEN STREET (CENTRAL).

Members objected to this application as it is felt that the site will be over-developed by 1 unit and the number of units should be reduced to 5 to allow for more parking spaces.  Also there is inadequate garden space at Unit 5.

RECEIVED 8/9/17

N         5892  MR M CHAVDA: CHANGE OF USE OF EXISTING CAFÉ TO FOOD PREPARATION AND CATERING FACILITY: 78 FOUNTAIN STREET (CENTRAL).

The above planning applications were considered by all members of the Planning Committee present.  It was agreed that any comments made be sent via ‘Public Access’.

5.         TO NOTE PLANNING APPLICATIONS WITH DECISIONS MADE UNDER DELEGATED AUTHORITY TO TOWN CLERK – STANDING ORDER 15(c) (APPLICATIONS RECEIVED THAT DID NOT APPEAR ON 15/8/17 AGENDA).

RECEIVED 10/8/17

N         4882  MRS S BROWN: SINGLE STOREY REAR EXTENSION: 12 GUILLEMOT APPROACH (TOPCLIFFE).

RECEIVED 14/8/17

N         5072  MR & MRS WINTERBURN: CHANGE OF USE OF FORMER METHODIST CHURCH TO DWELLING WITH SINGLE STOREY EXTENSION AND DETACHED GARAGE TO REAR: BACK GREEN (CHURWELL).

RECEIVED 24/8/17

N         5334  MR & MRS LAWSON: REMOVAL OF CONDITION 9 (LANDSCAPING SCHEME) OF APPROVAL 16/02597/FU: 9 STONECHAT RISE (TOPCLIFFE).

RECEIVED 29/8/17

N         5319  MRS J MANUEL: TWO-STOREY SIDE EXTENSION: 53 BIRK LANE (TEALE).

N         5351/LI  RBS: LISTED BUILDING APPLICATION TO INSTALL NEW WIRELESS ACCESS POINTS WITHIN THE BRANCH TO PROVIDE INTERNET ACCESS: NAT WEST, 89 QUEEN STREET (CENTRAL).

All the above decisions made under Town Clerk’s delegated authority, were noted.

6.         TO RECEIVE ITEMS OF CORRESPONDENCE (items for information only)

(a)        Copies of representations made (if any) since last meeting held on 15/8/17.

(b)        Letter dated 15/8/17 from S Butler, Dev Management, LCC, re. appeal, appn 17/01834/FU – 17 Teal Drive.

(c)        Letter dated 4/9/17 from S Butler, Dev Management, LCC, re. appeal against refusal APPN/N4720/W/17/3180023 – 60 Middleton Road.

7.         DATE AND TIME OF NEXT MEETING

The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, 17th October 2017 at 7pm.

 

 

MINUTES OF PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING NO. 385

HELD ON TUESDAY, 15TH AUGUST 2017

1.         ATTENDANCE AND APOLOGIES

Present:  Cllrs R Finnigan (Chairman), J Sanders, W Whitehead and C Windle.  K Oakley – Town Clerk and Cllr R Bell also attended.

Apologies were received from Cllrs H Evans, H Bell and C Taylor.

2.         Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary and Other Interests

Cllr R Finnigan declared an ‘other’ interest in any appropriate items, as a Leeds City Council Morley North Ward Member.

3.         TO APPROVE MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 18/7/17

The minutes of the meeting held on 18/7/17 were agreed as a true and correct record.

4.         CONSIDERATION OF PLANNING APPLICATIONS

Notation of Recommendations.
O = Objection
N = No Objection
NC = No Objection (with comments)
D = Deferred

RECEIVED 26/7/17

NC       1824  MR J GRUNFELD: REVISED PLANS – CHANGE OF USE AND ALTERATIONS OF EXISTING MILL BUILDINGS TO FORM 54 FLATS, NEW ACCESS, LANDSCAPING, CAR PARKING AND BOUNDARIES, DEMOLITION OF ATTACHED WORKSHOPS: TINGLEY MILLS, BRIDGE STREET (TOPCLIFFE).

MTC supported but condition should be applied that there is sufficient bin storage space to support number of units on site.

N         4582  MR G NASH: OUTLINE APPLICATION FOR FOUR DETACHED HOUSES TO VACANT LAND: LAND OFF THE GALLOPS (ELMFIELD).

N         4679  MR G CAMPBELL: SINGLE STOREY SIDE EXTENSION: 15 BACK GREEN (CHURWELL).

RECEIVED 27/7/17

N         4685  MS S DOBSON: SINGLE STOREY SIDE EXTENSION: 3 SUNNY BANK (CHURWELL).

RECEIVED 28/7/17

N         4265  YORKSHIRE HOUSING: ALTERATIONS INVOLVING REPLACEMENT DOOR TO FLAT: FLAT 175, WIDE LANE (TOPCLIFFE).

N         4788  MR A ARIF: CHANGE OF USE FROM CAR-WRECKERS YARD TO HAND CAR WASH: LAND OFF MILL STREET (ELMFIELD).

RECEIVED 7/8/17

N         4971  MR & MRS ROBINSON: REMOVAL OF EXISTING REAR CONSERVATORY: CONSTRUCTION OF NEW SINGLE STOREY REAR EXTENSION: 15 WINDERS DALE (SCATCHERD).

RECEIVED 9/8/17

O         5287  MR J PATEL: SINGLE STOREY FRONT EXTENSION AND ALTERATIONS TO SHOP ALTERATIONS TO FORM TWO SELF CONTAINED FLATS TO FIRST FLOOR: 26 HORSFALL STREET (SCATCHERD).

MTC objected to this application due to significant impact on the streetscene, the proposed metal shutters are unacceptable, insufficient parking provision and there is a bus stop directly outside the premises.

The above planning applications were considered by all members of the Planning Committee present.  It was agreed that any comments made be sent via ‘Public Access’.

5.         TO NOTE PLANNING APPLICATIONS WITH DECISIONS MADE UNDER DELEGATED AUTHORITY TO TOWN CLERK – STANDING ORDER 15(c) (APPLICATIONS RECEIVED THAT DID NOT APPEAR ON 18/7/17 AGENDA).

RECEIVED 11/7/17

N         4332  MR HUNTER: SINGLE-STOREY SIDE AND REAR EXTENSION AND PORCH TO FRONT: 68 CORPORATION STREET (TEALE).

RECEIVED 12/7/17

N         4343  MR I ROBERTS: SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION: 3 DUNNOCK CROFT (TOPCLIFFE).

RECEIVED 13/7/17

N         4443  MR & MRS J HAWLEY: TWO-STOREY AND FIRST-FLOOR SIDE EXTENSION AND SINGLE-STOREY REAR EXTENSION: 1 BARNET GROVE (ELMFIELD).

N         4380  MR W THOMPSON: TWO-STOREY SIDE EXTENSION: PARK HOUSE, ELLAND ROAD (CHURWELL).

RECEIVED 19/7/17

N         3789  MISS MCLAUGHLIN: RETROSPECTIVE APPLICATION FOR RAISED PLATFORM WITH STEPS AND BALUSTRADE ABOVE TO REAR: 7 BRITANNIA SQUARE (ELMFIELD).

O         4504  MRS DAVIES: CONVERT PART OF INTEGRAL GARAGE TO HABITABLE ROOMS: 6 PEREGRINE AVENUE (TOPCLIFFE).

MTC objected due to proposal for second parking space to be on the pavement.

RECEIVED 25/7/17

N         4191  MR C WENHAM: SINGLE STOREY SIDE/REAR EXTENSION; DORMER WINDOWS TO FRONT AND REAR: 21 MANOR FARM DRIVE (CHURWELL).

N         4519  MR PLUNKETT: SINGLE STOREY CONSERVATORY TO REAR: 33 MILLBECK APPROACH (TOPCLIFFE).

All the above decisions made under Town Clerk’s delegated authority, were noted.

6.         TO RECEIVE ITEMS OF CORRESPONDENCE (items for information only)

(a)        Copies of representations made (if any) since last meeting held on 18/7/17.

(b)        Email dated 12/7/17 from R Hollinson, Local Development, Kirklees Council, re. ‘Kirklees Local Plan’.

(c)        Email dated 18/7/17 re. Minutes from South & West Plans Panel meeting 6/7/17, including Morley items: Appn 17/00983 – 2 Bramleigh Drive.

(d)        Updated key planning enforcement cases for Morley North & Morley South Wards.

(e)        Email 19/7/17 from resident of Birk Lane regarding Planning Appn 17/03852.

(f)        Copy letter dated 19/7/17 from Cllr T Leadley to Policy & Plans, LCC, re. ‘Leeds LDF Hot-Food Takeaway Supplementary Planning Document: Response to Formal Consultation’.  Members agreed to support this.

(g)        Letter dated 19/7/17 from H Wilson, Programme Officer, re. ‘Examination of the Leeds Site Allocations Plan’.

(h)        Letter dated 2/8/17 from Morley Town Council to Planning Inspectorate re. Statement of Case by Rule 6 Party APPN/N4720/W/17/3169594: Appeal by Sir Robert Ogden Partnership against Leeds City Council’s Failure to Determine an Outline Application for about 770 houses at Dunningley, West of A654, Thorpe Lane.  A copy had been distributed to members.

(i)            Letter dated 3/8/17 from SQS Developments Ltd, re. land at the junction of South Queen Street and St Paul’s Street.

The following item of correspondence was tabled:-

(j)         Email copy of response dated 11/8/17 from Cllr T Leadley to Ms H Wilson, Programme Officer, re. ‘Examination of Leeds Site Allocation Plan’ (see item 6(g) above).  Members agreed to support this.

The above items of correspondence were noted.

7.         LEEDS CORE STRATEGY SELECTIVE REVIEW: CONSULTATION RESPONSE MADE BY CLLR T LEADLEY.

This item was noted.

8.         DATE AND TIME OF NEXT MEETING

The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, 19th September 2017 at 7pm.

MORLEY TOWN COUNCIL – MISSION STATEMENT

Morley Town Council is committed to ensuring the provision of a high standard of cost-effective and best value for money community services, which will enhance the quality of life for the residents of the area.