Agenda and decisions

Planning and Development Committee
Tuesday, 20 October 2020 6.30pm

Venue: Virtual (via Zoom)

Contact: Lisa Jerome 01438 242203  Email: committees@stevenage.gov.uk

Note: You can view this meeting via the live stream from the Council’s YouTube channel by following this link - https://www.youtube.com/user/SBCComms 

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE AND DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Decision:

Apologies for absence were received from Councillor John Lloyd.

 

There were no declarations of interest.

2.

STEVENAGE TOWN CENTRE, SG1, STEVENAGE pdf icon PDF 1 MB

To consider outline planning permission for the demolition of existing buildings on the site and the mixed use redevelopment of Plots A-K including new retail and food and beverage uses (A1-A5), leisure (D2), office (B1), community (D1) and residential (C3).  New buildings to comprise residential accommodation (Class C3), retail floorspace Class (A1/A2/A3/A4/A5 floorspace), leisure floorspace (D2), office floorspace (Class B1), Public Services Hub (Class D1/B1/A1/A3), primary school (D1), plant and storage, servicing, new vehicle and pedestrian accesses and circulation, new public amenity space, new and amended car parking, new landscaping and public realm and associated works. Full details (access, appearance, landscaping, layout and scale) are submitted for Plots A and K and all matters reserved for Plots B to J;

 

Decision:

It was RESOLVED that Planning permission be granted subject to conditions as per the recommendations in the report and in the addendum information included in the supplementary agenda.

 

3.

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To consider the reconfiguration of parking spaces and access road.

Decision:

It was RESOLVED that Planning permission be granted subject to conditions as per the recommendations in the report.

 

4.

URGENT PART I BUSINESS

To consider any Part I Business accepted by the Chair as urgent.

Decision:

None.

5.

EXCLUSION OF THE PRESS AND PUBLIC

To consider the following motions that:

 

1.    Under Section 100(A) of the Local Government Act 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following item of business on the grounds that it involved the likely disclosure of exempt information as described in paragraphs 1-7 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Act as amended by Local Government (Access to information) (Variation) Order 2006.

 

2.    That Members consider the reasons for the following reports (if any)being in Part II and determine whether or not maintaining the exemption from disclosure of the information contained therein outweighs the public interest in disclosure.

 

Decision:

Not required.

6.

URGENT PART II BUSINESS

To consider any Part II Business accepted by the Chair as urgent.

Decision:

None.