Decisions

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Decisions published

10/09/2019 - MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS ref: 3115    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Area Planning Panel (Bradford)

Made at meeting: 10/09/2019 - Area Planning Panel (Bradford)

Decision published: 12/09/2019

Effective from: 10/09/2019

Decision:

REQUESTS FOR ENFORCEMENT/PROSECUTION ACTION

 

(a)       41 - 43 Stony Lane, Bradford                              Eccleshill     

 

White cladding material installed to the front elevation of the property, for which planning permission had not been granted - 16/00257/ENFUNA

 

The Planning Manager (Enforcement & Trees) authorised the issue of an Enforcement Notice on 22 July 2019.

 

(b)       45 Stony Lane, Bradford                                      Eccleshill

 

Unauthorised raised timber decking, canopy structure, outbuilding and gates - 18/00721/ENFUNA

 

The Planning Manager (Enforcement & Trees) authorised the issue of an Enforcement Notice on 31 July 2019.

 

Resolved –

 

That the decisions be noted.

 

Action:          Strategic Director, Place

 

(Mohammed Yousuf – 01274 434605)

 


10/09/2019 - APPLICATIONS RECOMMENDED FOR APPROVAL OR REFUSAL ref: 3114    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Area Planning Panel (Bradford)

Made at meeting: 10/09/2019 - Area Planning Panel (Bradford)

Decision published: 12/09/2019

Effective from: 10/09/2019

Decision:

(a)     204 Moore Avenue, Bradford                                            Great Horton

 

A householder planning application for the construction of two storey side extension with garage, and front and rear dormer windows at 204 Moore Avenue, Bradford - 19/02743/HOU

 

Resolved –

 

That the application be approved for the reasons and subject to the conditions set out in the Strategic Director, Place’s technical report.

 

Action: Strategic Director, Place

 

 

(b)     246-250 Manningham Lane, Bradford                             Manningham

 

Change of use of upper floors from vacant offices to five flats (Class C3) and associated works at 246-250 Manningham Lane, Bradford.  Initially the proposal was to create six flats however; amended plans were received on 6 August 2019 that reduced the number from six to five - 19/02633/FUL

 

Resolved –

 

That the application be approved for the reasons and subject to the conditions set out in the Strategic Director, Place’s technical report.

 

Action: Strategic Director, Place

 

 

(c)     5 Elmwood Place, Fagley Road, Bradford                     Eccleshill

 

Outline planning application for a residential development consisting of a detached dwelling with all matters reserved on land to the rear of 5 Elmwood Place, Fagley Road, Bradford - 19/02133/OUT

 

Resolved –

 

That the application be approved for the reasons and subject to the conditions set out in the Strategic Director, Place’s technical report.

 

Action: Strategic Director, Place

 

 

(d)     5 Grouse Moor Lane, Queensbury, Bradford                Queensbury

 

This is a householder application for a single storey rear extension at 5 Grouse Moor Lane, Queensbury, Bradford - 19/02628/HOU

 

Resolved –

 

That the application be approved for the reasons and subject to the conditions set out in the Strategic Director, Place’s technical report.

 

Action: Strategic Director, Place

 

 

(e)       2 Idle Road, Bradford                                            Bolton & Undercliffe

 

Change of use from store to bakery and shop (A1) and extension to front at 2 Idle Road, Bradford - 19/02671/FUL

 

Resolved –

 

That the application be approved for the following reason:

 

That the creation of a shop is not considered to generate additional traffic movements, parking and delivery requirements, which will exacerbate highway safety issues. 

 

And that the application be subject to the following conditions:

 

(i)         The use of the premises shall be restricted to the hours from 08:00 to 20:00.

 

Reason: In the interests of the amenities of neighbouring residents and to accord with Policy DS5 of the Core Strategy Development Plan Document.

 

(ii)        The development hereby permitted shall be constructed using external facing and roofing materials to match the existing building as is specified on the submitted application.

 

Reason: To ensure the use of appropriate materials in the interests of visual amenity and to accord with Policies DS1 and DS3 of the Core Strategy Development Plan Document.

 

Footnote: This permission relates only to those external alterations shown on the approved plans. Any other external changes including fume extraction, shutters and signage will require further planning and advertisement consent.

 

Action: Strategic Director, Place

 

 

(f)        516 Thornton Road, Bradford                                        Toller

 

Full application for installation of three rear extract flues to rear (Retrospective) at 516 Thornton Road, Bradford - 19/02979/FUL

 

Resolved –

 

That the application be refused for the reason set out in the Strategic Director, Place’s technical report.

 

Action: Strategic Director, Place

 

(Mohammed Yousuf – 01274 434605)


10/09/2019 - BACKING BRADFORD'S BID TO BE UK CITY OF CULTURE IN 2025 ref: 3119    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive

Made at meeting: 10/09/2019 - Executive

Decision published: 11/09/2019

Effective from: 10/09/2019

Decision:

Resolved -

 

(1)       That the Council backs the bid to become UK City of Culture 2025.  The bid will be led by a Culture Trust and supported by the Cultural Place Partnership and Cultural Voice Network.

 

(2)       That Council be recommended to approve Section 9 - Option 3 of this report and allocate funding up to a maximum of £1,435,000 over 3 years, as detailed in appendix 3 and that this funding be made available to the accountable bodies concerned via existing Council annual grant application protocols or in the case of contracts for services that are awarded through compliant procurement procedures.  It is noted that this investment will be used to leverage much greater external investment in the cultural sector in the District.

 

ACTION: Strategic Director Place

(Regeneration and Environment Overview & Scrutiny Committee)

 

(Phil Barker – 01274 432616)

 


10/09/2019 - MINUTES OF THE WEST YORKSHIRE COMBINED AUTHORITY ref: 3120    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive

Made at meeting: 10/09/2019 - Executive

Decision published: 11/09/2019

Effective from: 10/09/2019

Decision:

Resolved –

 

That the Minutes of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority held on 25 April and 27 June 2019 be received.


NO ACTION


10/09/2019 - RECOMMENDATIONS TO THE EXECUTIVE ref: 3116    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive

Made at meeting: 10/09/2019 - Executive

Decision published: 11/09/2019

Effective from: 10/09/2019

Decision:

 

1.  Regeneration and Environment Overview and Scrutiny Committee –

     Tuesday, 9 July 2019                       

 

(I)         SINGLE USE PLASTICS SCRUTINY REVIEW

Resolved –

 

(1)       That it be recommended to the Executive that it approves

            and adopts the findings and recommendations contained within

            the Single Use Plastics Scrutiny Review Report.

 

(2)       That it be recommended to Council that it considers the

            findings and             recommendations contained within the Single Use

            Plastics Scrutiny Review Report and that it also appoints a Single

            Use Plastics Members Champion.

 

ACTION: Overview Scrutiny Lead

 

 

In receiving the above recommendation the Executive resolved:

 

(1)       That Executive welcomes the recommendations of the Single Use

            Plastics Scrutiny Review Report. It approves the appointment of

            Councillor Jenkins as Member Champion against Single

            Use Plastics, requests the Councillor in consultation with the

            the Portfolio Holder and Executive Assistant to consider the viability

            of the adoption of the Review recommendations (1, 3 - 6, 8 -13) in

            conjunction with the Council’s Climate Change Framework for Action and    

            report back to the Executive.

 

(2)       That  Recommendation 7 of the Scrutiny Review Report be approved, namely             that Bradford Council’s Chief Executive and Leader of the Council

            write to the Local Government Association, requesting that they

            lobby the packaging industry to develop alternatives to plastic

            packaging.

 

 

2.Corporate Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Wednesday, 10 July 2019   

 

(II)        FULL-YEAR PERFORMANCE REPORT

Resolved –

 

(1)       That this Committee requests the Executive to separate Libraries and Museums from Markets in relation to the total number of visits to

            cultural attractions, in readiness for the mid year performance

            reporting.

 

(2)       That this Committee requests that a report be presented to this Committee which relates to the Evaluation of the HR Plus Contract.

 

ACTION:       Head of Policy and Performance (Resolution 1)

                        Director of Human Resources (Resolution 2)

 

NOTE:

 

In receiving the above recommendation it was resolved that the Executive is minded to agree to the suggestion set out in Recommendation 1.

 

 

3. COUNCIL MEETING – 16 JULY 2019

 

PETITION RE Pedestrianisation of Market Street

 

The Council, at its meeting on Tuesday 16 July 2019 received a petition in respect of pedestrianisation of Market Street and referred the petition to the Executive.

 

NOTE:

 

In receiving the above recommendation it was resolved that the Executive notes receipt of the petition and that a report be presented to the November meeting of the Executive.

 


10/09/2019 - ADDINGHAM NEIGHBOURHOOD DEVELOPMENT PLAN ref: 3117    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive

Made at meeting: 10/09/2019 - Executive

Decision published: 11/09/2019

Effective from: 10/09/2019

Decision:

Resolved -

 

That it be agreed that the submitted Addingham Neighbourhood Development Plan (Appendix 1 to Document “R”) is, subject to the modifications (numbered PM1 to PM15) as set out in the Examiner’s Report (Appendix 2 to Document “R”), approved and that it is then subject to a local referendum.

 

ACTION: Strategic Director Place

 

Regeneration and Economy Overview & Scrutiny Committee

 

(Andrew Marshall – 01274 434050)

 


10/09/2019 - BRADFORD DISTRICT SKILLS PLAN ref: 3118    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive

Made at meeting: 10/09/2019 - Executive

Decision published: 11/09/2019

Effective from: 10/09/2019

Decision:

Resolved-

 

(1)          That the District Skills Plan as set out in Appendix 1 to Document “S” be approved for publication and formal launch.

 

(2)          That a “Skills Board” be set up to draft and implement a partnership action plan to deliver People, Skills, Prosperity.

 

(3)          That the Executive receive an update on progress in

            September 2020.

 

ACTION: Strategic Director Children’s Services

(Children’s Services Overview & Scrutiny Committee)

 

(Jenny Cryer – 0127443 1266)

 


05/09/2019 - AIREDALE AND WHARFEDALE CLINICAL COMMISSIONING GROUP ref: 3125    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Keighley Area Committee

Made at meeting: 05/09/2019 - Keighley Area Committee

Decision published: 10/09/2019

Effective from: 05/09/2019

Decision:

Resolved –

 

That the report be noted and further engagement through the involvement of local Councillors in the activities of the community partnerships be supported.

 

OVERVIEW AND SCRUTINY COMMITTEE: Regeneration & Environment

ACTION: Strategic Director, Place


05/09/2019 - STAVELEY ROAD, KEIGHLEY - REQUEST FOR A DISABLED PERSONS PARKING PLACE ref: 3124    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Keighley Area Committee

Made at meeting: 05/09/2019 - Keighley Area Committee

Decision published: 10/09/2019

Effective from: 05/09/2019

Decision:

Resolved –

That the application for the installation of a Disabled Persons Parking Place at 19 Staveley Road, Ingrow, Keighley, be approved with the condition that should the resident move from the property the parking place be removed.

OVERVIEW AND SCRUTINY COMMITTEE: Regeneration & Environment

ACTION: Strategic Director, Place

 


05/09/2019 - BETTER START BRADFORD PROGRAMME UPDATE ref: 3113    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Bradford East Area Committee

Made at meeting: 05/09/2019 - Bradford East Area Committee

Decision published: 06/09/2019

Effective from: 05/09/2019

Decision:

Resolved-

 

That Document “G” be noted and Ward Councillors receive regular updates.

 

Action:           Strategic Director Place

 

(Children’s Services/Health and Social Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee)

 

                                                                        (Ishaq Shafiq - 01274 431066)


05/09/2019 - STRONGER COMMUNITIES STRATEGY AND DELIVERY PLAN ref: 3112    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Bradford East Area Committee

Made at meeting: 05/09/2019 - Bradford East Area Committee

Decision published: 06/09/2019

Effective from: 05/09/2019

Decision:

Resolved-

 

(1)  That the progress of the Bradford Stronger Communities Delivery Plan be noted.

 

(2)  That regular updates be provided on the Delivery Plan and impact measures applied to certain interventions being proposed.

 

Action:           Strategic Director, Place

 

(Corporate Overview and Scrutiny Committee)

 

                                                                        (Zahra Niazi – 01274 436082)


05/09/2019 - NHS BRADFORD DISTRICT AND CRAVEN CLINICAL COMMISSIONING GROUPS COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS UPDATE ref: 3111    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Bradford East Area Committee

Made at meeting: 05/09/2019 - Bradford East Area Committee

Decision published: 06/09/2019

Effective from: 05/09/2019

Decision:

Resolved-

 

(1)  That the update contained in “Document E” be accepted and that it be requested that a full list of Community Partnerships be circulated to the Committee.

 

(2)  That the Committee’s disappointment at the lack of involvement of local councillors so far be noted as well as the willingness of those councillors to become involved now.

 

(3)  That the Committee’s concern at the potential for additional inequalities as a result of differences in development across Community Partnerships be noted.

 

Action:           Director of Strategic Partnerships, NHS Bradford District and Craven Clinical Commissioning Group/Strategic Director Place

 

(Health and Social Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee)

 

                                                                        (Clare Smart – 01274 237711)

 

                                                                                   

 

                                                                                   


04/09/2019 - TIPPLE BAR, 9 BARRY STREET, BRADFORD ref: 3105    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Bradford District Licensing Panel

Made at meeting: 04/09/2019 - Bradford District Licensing Panel

Decision published: 05/09/2019

Effective from: 04/09/2019

Decision:

Resolved –

 

That, having considered all valid representations made by the parties to the hearing; valid written representations received during the statutory period; the published statement of licensing policy and relevant statutory guidance, the Panel finds as follows:-

 

(1)  That the hours of existing licensable activities for the sale/supply of alcohol and regulated entertainment be restricted as follows:

·         Monday to Sunday 1200 to 0200

 

(2)  That no licensable activity shall take place at the premises unless or until a CCTV system (with satisfactory internal and external coverage) of a standard acceptable to and to the written satisfaction of West Yorkshire Police and the Licensing Authority has been installed at the premises. The approved CCTV shall be maintained in good working order and used at all times the premises remain open to the public for licensable activities. Any CCTV footage shall be kept for at least 28 days and be available to the Licensing Authority or a Responsible Authority on request.

 

Reason – the above conditions are considered necessary in order to prevent crime and disorder; promote public safety and prevent public nuisance.

 

(Tracy McLuckie – 01274 432240)

 

Wards affected: City;