Decisions

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Decisions recommendations approved (subject to call-in)

14/10/2021 - Approval of Amendments to the Enterprise Zone Local Development Orders ref: 765    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 14/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 15/10/2021

Effective from: 23/10/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED that:

 

A     Cabinetapprovedtheproposed amendments to theLondonRoadNorthLocal DevelopmentOrder,as setoutin AppendixA tothereport, andauthorises that thesenowbesubject to public consultation.

 

B    SubjecttorecommendationA, authoritybedelegatedto the Director of Strategic Growth and Regeneration,in consultationwiththePortfolioHolderfor Strategic Growth,tomakesuch minoror inconsequential amendmentsto the Order as may be requiredfollowing theconsultationprocess.

Wards affected: Church Langley; Mark Hall; Old Harlow;

Lead officer: Andrew Bramidge


14/10/2021 - Splash Park Contract Award ref: 768    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 14/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 15/10/2021

Effective from: 23/10/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED that:

 

A     The most advantageous tenders in consideration of price and quality combined, for both options as submitted by Contractor B, be accepted in the sum of £490,580.99 (Option 2) for the delivery of splash park/paddling pool conversion with retained paddling pool element, subject to contract and planning permission being granted.

Wards affected: Staple Tye;

Lead officer: Simon Freeman


14/10/2021 - Town Centre Masterplan ref: 764    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 14/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 15/10/2021

Effective from: 23/10/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED that Cabinet:

 

A     Approved the Draft Masterplan Framework Supplementary Planning Document (as set out at Appendix A to the report), to enable it to be published for the purposes of consultation under Section 12(b) of The Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 (as amended).

 

B    Delegated authority to the Director of Strategic Growth and Regeneration, in consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Regeneration, to make and approve any minor or inconsequential amendments to the Draft Masterplan Framework Supplementary Planning Document arising from the statutory consultation.

Wards affected: Little Parndon and Hare Street; Netteswell; Toddbrook;

Lead officer: Andrew Bramidge, Jane Greer


14/10/2021 - Community Resilience Strategy ref: 767    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 14/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 15/10/2021

Effective from: 23/10/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED that:

 

A     The Community Resilience Strategy 2021 – 2023 is approved, subject to consultation, in order to support the wider societal challenges as part of the council’s commitment to leading Harlow’s post Covid-19 recovery and a focus on building the right foundations for sustained improvements to community resilience for the benefit of the town’s residents and businesses.

 

B    Cabinet authorised that consultation be undertaken on this draft for a period of six weeks. Minor amendments will be submitted to the Director of Communities and Environment who will, in conjunction with the Deputy Leader and Portfolio Holder for Community Resilience, develop the final version of the strategy following the conclusion of the consultation period.

Lead officer: Jane Greer


14/10/2021 - Timetable for Local Plan Review ref: 763    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 14/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 15/10/2021

Effective from: 23/10/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED that Cabinet:

 

A     Endorsed the proposed approach and timetable for the production of the Harlow Local Development Plan Review.

 

B    Subject to recommendation A, approved the Local Development Scheme (LDS) as set out in Appendix A to this report.

 

C    Noted the timetable for the production of the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) Charging Schedule.

Lead officer: Andrew Bramidge


14/10/2021 - Adoption of Affordable Housing Supplementary Planning Document ref: 766    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 14/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 15/10/2021

Effective from: 23/10/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED that:

 

A     Consultation responses be noted and that the proposed changes to the Affordable and Specialist Housing Supplementary Planning Document 2021 as a consequence of consultation be accepted.

 

B    The Affordable and Specialist Housing Supplementary Planning Document 2021 as set out in the Appendix A to this report be approved for formal adoption.

Lead officer: Andrew Bramidge