Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
(1) That, subject to approval of the Local Plan by Full Council, the Therfield Heath SSSI Mitigation Strategy is approved as a material consideration for the purposed of determining planning applications in Royston and the surrounding area.
(2) That delegated authority is granted to the Service Director – Regulatory in consultation with the Executive Member for Planning and Transport and the Executive Member for Environment and Leisure to incorporate the minor changes requested by Natural England, attached as Appendix C and any further non-material corrections prior to publication of the Strategy.
REASON FOR DECISION:
To provide a mechanism through which to negotiate mitigation measures to address recreational impact on the Therfield Heath Site of Scientific Interest (SSSI) and fulfil the Council’s Statement of Common Ground with Natural England.
Report author: Clare Skeels
Publication date: 03/11/2022
Date of decision: 02/11/2022
Decided at meeting: 02/11/2022 - Cabinet