Decision details

20/05253/FUL - Waterbeach (Cambridge Innovation Park, Denny End Road)

Decision Maker: Development and Conservation Control Committee (see also Planning Committee), Planning Committee

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


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By seven votes to three, the Planning Committee approved the application subject to


1.    the prior completion of a Legal Agreement under Section 106 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 in accordance with the Heads of Terms referred to in the report from the Joint Director of Planning and Economic Development, subject to the parties exploring


a.    the viability of the shuttle buses being electric in accordance with the Committee’s aspiration; and


b.    together with Waterbeach Parish Council, the possibility of a scheme being brought forward by Urban & Civic that would secure street lighting and footpath improvements along the footpath to the north of Denny End Road as part of Phase 1A of the current application; and


2.    the Conditions set out in the report from the Joint Director of Planning and Economic Development with the final wording thereof being agreed by officers in consultation with the Committee Chair and Vice-Chair, including (but not limited to) rewording so as to require retention of the temporary car parking area until the decked car park is in use, and its retention should Phase 2 not proceed, and a landscaping Condition including details of fencing to the ponds; and


3.    the Informatives set out in the said report.

Publication date: 16/07/2021

Date of decision: 14/07/2021

Decided at meeting: 14/07/2021 - Planning Committee

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