Venue: Land off Aneurin Crescent, Twynyrodyn, Merthyr Tydfil
Apologies for absence
Apologies for absence were received from Councillor E Galsworthy and Councillor H Barrett.
Declarations of Interest
Members are reminded of their personal responsibility to declare any personal and prejudicial interest in respect of matters contained in this agenda in accordance with the provisions of the Local Government and Finance Act 1992 relating to Council Tax, the Local Government Act 2000, the Council’s Constitution and the Members Code of Conduct
(a) Members are reminded that they must identify the item number and subject matter that their interest relates to and signify the nature of the personal interest and
(b) Where Members withdraw from a Meeting as a consequence of the disclosure of a prejudicial interest they must notify the Chair when they leave
No Declarations of Interest were received.
To consider report of the Deputy Chief Executive
The Chair formally opened the meeting and the Planning Officer introduced the application to the committee, provided plans of the application and highlighted the salient points within the report.
Questions were raised by the committee members in relation to the following issues and were responded to in detail by the Planning and Highways Officers in attendance.
· Possible loss of designated Bus Stop opposite proposed site
· Public safety
Councillor K Gibbs arrived at 2.05pm
· Lack of identifying marks to show there is a bus stop
· Access to proposed development
· On road parking
· Design of the proposed development
· Impact on light to existing properties
· Boundary landscaping
· Land ownership
· Loss of green space
Clarification was also sort in relation to the objections received.
Any other business deemed urgent by the Chair
The Chair thanked the Officers and Councillors for their attendance and advised that there was no other business deemed urgent and closed the meeting.