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Planning & Estates Committee

The Planning and Estates Committee primarily responds to planning applications as a statutory consultee, and oversees the management of the Council's property and green spaces.

It would have delegated authority to respond to the following without going to the Council:
(a) To consider and respond to planning applications. 
(b) Minor issues affecting traffic, highways and transport. 
(c) Consultations such as traffic orders, TPOs
(d) Consultations on proposed changes to District or County Services, e.g. changes to bus services
(e) Street naming
(f) Administration of the Town Council estates budget relating to the Town Hall, other buildings and green spaces including cemeteries. 
(g) The organisation of the management of the Council’s Allotments, Cemeteries, buildings and other green spaces under the jurisdiction of the Council. 
(h) General environmental issues in and affecting the Town such as litter, grass verges, pavements, roads, recycling and footpaths and other similar matters. 
(i) The Town’s Christmas tree, lights and decorations. 
7.6 The following matters would to be recommended to Council: 
(a) Issues affecting the development of the Town e.g. SWDP. 
(b) Major issues affecting traffic, highways and transport. 
(c) Any policy issues connected with Planning and Estates, e.g. the changes in terms and conditions at the cemetery
(d) Any policy issues connected with the environment of the town
(e) Any expenditure beyond what is in the budget

The commitee has delegated authority to respond to the following without going to the Council:

  • To consider and respond to planning applications. 
  • Minor issues affecting traffic, highways and transport.
  • Consultations such as traffic orders, TPOs

The following matters are recommended to Council: 

  • Consultations on proposed changes to District or County Services, e.g. changes to bus services
  • Street naming
  • Administration of the Town Council estates budget relating to the Town Hall, other buildings and green spaces including cemeteries. 
  • The organisation of the management of the Council’s Allotments, Cemeteries, buildings and other green spaces under the jurisdiction of the Council. 
  • General environmental issues in and affecting the Town such as litter, grass verges, pavements, roads, recycling and footpaths and other similar matters. 
  • The Town’s Christmas tree, lights and decorations.
  • Issues affecting the development of the Town e.g. SWDP.
  • Major issues affecting traffic, highways and transport. 
  • Any policy issues connected with Planning and Estates, e.g. the changes in terms and conditions at the cemetery
  • Any policy issues connected with the environment of the town
  • Any expenditure beyond what is in the budget
The current membership of the Committee is 
  • Cllr A P Booth 
  • Cllr P R Boyd
  • Cllr M D Elliman
  • Cllr M S Goodge (Chairman)
  • Cllr Miss E Haynes
  • Cllr Mrs J Johnson
  • Cllr R S W Jones
  • Cllr F Kaler
  • Cllr Mrs D Raphael
  • Cllr Mrs M Sale
  • Cllr C Tether

 

Agendas & Minutes for Evesham Town Council Planning & Estates Committee

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