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Residents have contacted Cllr Mike Sargeant about parking outside the Co-op at 1 Milton Road. They are concerned about 1_Milton_Road.jpgthe blocking of the pavement and the associated safety issues.

Mike is looking to get double yellow lines from the Portland Arms round to the Co-op so that there can be enforcement. Mike said "I pointed out that this would happen when the planning application was submitted. I will try to get restrictions urgently as residents are rightly concerned."

Parking problems at Co-op 1 Milton Road

Residents have contacted Cllr Mike Sargeant about parking outside the Co-op at 1 Milton Road. They are concerned about the blocking of the pavement and the associated safety issues. Mike...

A revised planning application has been lodged for Whichcote House. The previous application was rejected on the grounds :Whichcote.png

“The impact of the increased height and massing on Springfield Road and Springfield Terrace would be unduly dominant and fails to respond well to the site context and fails to create an attractive frontage to positively enhance the streetscape contrary to and would represent poor design.“

The Developer has put in another application, without the previously proposed 3rd floor,  for 8 two bedroom flats and 3 one bedroom flats

You have until 10th November to comment on this application.

Grounds that will be considered include whether

  • the proposal accords with planning policy for Cambridge
  • the proposed use is suitable for the area
  • the design, appearance and size of the new building is in keeping with the surrounding area
  • the external alterations are in character with the existing property
  • adjoining properties will be overshadowed, overlooked or will suffer a loss of privacy
  • there will be any increase in noise and disturbance
  • there is adequate car parking, cycle, refuse and storage facilities

Comments can be made at https://idox.cambridge.gov.uk/online-applications/ or to Planning Services,  Cambridge City Council, PO Box 700, Cambridge CB1 0JH  Reference 17/1722/FUL .

 

Whichcote House Planning Application

A revised planning application has been lodged for Whichcote House. The previous application was rejected on the grounds : “The impact of the increased height and massing on Springfield Road...

A major planning application for Chesterton Community College has been lodged with the County Council.CCC.png

  • increasing capacity from 900 to 1,200
  • new Main Entrance Reception
  • new Art Classrooms
  • new Main Hall
  • new Dining Hall
  • Additional classrooms in the existing buildings

If you want to comment, grounds that will be considered include whether:

  • the proposal accords with planning policy for Cambridge
  • the proposed use is suitable for the area
  • the design, appearance and size of the new building is in keeping with the surrounding area
  • the external alterations are in character with the existing property
  • adjoining properties will be overshadowed, overlooked or will suffer a loss of privacy
  • there will be any increase in noise and disturbance
  • there is adequate car parking, cycle, refuse and storage facilities

You have until 7th September to comment on this application.

Reference is C/5003/17/CC. Detail and comments are at :

http://planning.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/swift/apas/run/wphappcriteria.display

by email - planningdc@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

by post - County Planning, Minerals and Waste Team, Box SH1315, Shire Hall, Cambridge, CB3 0AP

 

Chesterton Community College Planning Application

A major planning application for Chesterton Community College has been lodged with the County Council. increasing capacity from 900 to 1,200 new Main Entrance Reception new Art Classrooms new Main...

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