Bi Monthly meeting with Planning officers:

The following items have been suggested for this meeting:

  • The Service Review: report on proposals for staff reductions
  • Protecting retail use: Primary and Secondary retail frontages are designated – should there be another level of protection? Possibly through Development Management policies?
  • The new public access planning applications programme: including the proposal to post all correspondence/ response documents online

The meeting is on
Tuesday 23 November,
at Brunel House reception area,
5.30 to 7.30 pm

If you have any other items for the agenda or comments
please let me know asap alison@rcas.org.uk
It would also be very useful if you could let me know if you intend to come to this meeting.

Sainsbury’s planning application: news

Sainsbury’s has submitted a revised application [10/04777/P] to construct a new building on the site of the Football Stadium, following the refusal of the previous application. 

The Bristol Civic Society (BCS) would like to hear from any groups that will be responding to this application, so that they can take account of the community’s views in making their response.
Contact John Frenkel, BCS Convenor of Major Sites Group

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Climate Change in the Suburbs: How should we adapt our residential neighbourhoods?

A talk given by Professor Katie Williams UWE.
This talk is at the
Friends Meeting House, Hampton Road, Redland BS6.
It is open to all:
Bristol Civic Society (BCS) members free, NPN members £2.

See the Bristol Civic Society website for more details.

Bristol Civic Society: Planning Applications Group Agenda – 8 November

If you have any points you wish to raise on any of the applications
please send an email by 5pm on the day of the meeting
to Gordon Tucker 
 John Payne 

Planning Register Extract for 8 November 2010


10/03623/F 1&2 Wilson Street, BS2 12 residential units;some rebuild
04649/F 10 Surrey St, BS2 8PS Replace existing roof with mansard, creating flat in roofspace
04601/F 142 Bedminster Down Road, BS13 7AF  Dem of existing house, erect
04163/A Various locations, BS2 9AB Installation of Cabot Circus
04616/H 25A Alma Road, BS8 2BZ Dem of existing extension and garage; new extension and detached 2-storey annexe
04609/F 134 Manor Rd, F’ponds BS16 2ER Construction of 6no. houses; retain existing property
 03865/F Byways, Grove Road, BS9 2RQ Dem of bungalow; construct 2no two-storey houses
04148/F 54-56 Brigstocke Rd, BS2 8TY Construct 4-storey building comprising 12 apartments
03865/F 43 Queen Square, BS1 4QR Replacement of 6 existing condensing units with 9 units
04289F 1 Clifton Wood Court, BS8 4UL Replace all windows with UPVC double glazed units
04196/F 23 New Street, BS2 9DX Part dem. of existing building and construction of 3-storeyextension comprising 12 flats
04353/F 9-11 Horton Street, BS2  0LA Conversion to 7 flats, with construction of further storey
02152/F 29-31 St Paul’s Rd, BS8 1LX Proposed disabled parking spaces etc
04490/LC 15 Ashgrove Road, BS6 6NA Dem of garage. Construct 2-storey building – 2no. 2bed flats
04506/X 220 North Street, BS3 1JD Variation of condition.  To extend opening hours

BCC revised validation criteria for planning applications

Bristol City Council is consulting on the revised validation criteria for planning applications.

The requirement to submit a Community Involvement Statement [CIS] for major and supermajor applications is unchanged.

See http://www.bristol.gov.uk/ccm/content/Environment-Planning/Planning/planning-applications—consultation-on-revised-validation-requirements.en
and contact development.management@bristol.gov.uk
to respond to the consultation.

A Clean Local Environment: How we plan for it

See NPN website News www.bristolnpn.net for information about the
Environmental Law Foundation event on
12 November 2010