Any Other Business Deemed Urgent by the Chair
The Chair advised the Committee that Councillor D Sammon wished to raise an item.
Councillor D Sammon addressed the committee and outlined the decision to call the Planning Department to his Neighbourhood Services Scrutiny in relation to frustrations from Councillors and residents that planning decisions are being made knowing that problems will arise from that decision.
A requested has been made for the Planning Department to present a report to Neighbourhood Services Scrutiny Committee which will be followed by a workshop for Councillors and a further report being presented to the committee.
All members of Neighbourhood Services Scrutiny Committee and the Planning, Regulatory and Licensing Committee will be contacted via email and asked to provide their concerns around the planning process so that they can be addressed.
Judith Jones addressed the committee in relation to organising a Councillor workshop which would focus on the following: Houses of Multiple Occupancy (HMOs) and Affordable Housing.