Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
The Assistant Director Integrated Passenger Transport, Licensing, Fleet, Harbours and Countryside Access – Environment Services sought direction what stance the Authority should take in its submission to the Secretary of State in relation to the confirmation of the opposed public footpaths 10.146/013, 10.146/015 & 10.146/200 and public bridleway 10.146/016 at Thimbleby Grange, Thimbleby Diversion Order 2023.
The applicant’s agent, Diane Baines, spoke in support of the application.
During consideration, the Committee discussed the following issues:-
· The dangers posed to members of the public from agricultural operations in farmyards.
· That the proposed diversion was an improvement to the route of the current footpath and bridleway.
(a) That the Diversion Order be supported and submitted to the Secretary of State for a decision on confirmation as an opposed Order.
(b) That the Corporate Director of Environment be given delegated authority to make representations to the Secretary of State.
A vote was taken and the motion was declared carried unanimously.
Publication date: 02/11/2023
Date of decision: 12/10/2023
Decided at meeting: 12/10/2023 - Richmond (Yorks) Area Constituency Planning Committee