Agenda and decisions

Regeneration and Sustainable Development Cabinet Board
Friday, 12th April, 2019 10.05 am

Venue: Committee Rooms A/B - Neath Civic Centre. View directions

Contact: Nicola Headon 

Note: This meeting will start immediately following the Scrutiny Committee 

Items
No. Item

1.

Appointment of Chairperson

4.

Rural Development Plan 2014-2020 pdf icon PDF 62 KB

Report of the Head of Participation

5.

Neath Port Talbot Local Development Plan (LDP) – Consideration of: the responses to the comments received following consultation on draft Supplementary Planning Guidance (SPG); and the
adoption and publication procedures to be implemented pdf icon PDF 8 MB

Head of Planning and Public Protection

Decision:

1.    That the responses and recommendations to the Supplementary Planning Guidance (SPG) representations received, as set out in Appendix 1, of the circulated report, be agreed.

 

2.    That the revised Historic Environment Supplementary Planning Guidance (SPG) as set out in Appendix 2, of the circulated report, be agreed.

 

3.    That the adoption and publication procedures as set out in the circulated report be implemented.

6.

Alleged Public Footpath from Darwin Road to Newbridge Road, Community of Sandfields pdf icon PDF 99 KB

Report of the Head of Legal Services

Additional documents:

Decision:

1.    That the newer path B-C (Plan No.1, of the circulated report) is the preferred and used route, this length be made the subject of a modification order as specified in 5.11 of the circulated report, and if no objections are made to confirm the same.

 

2.    That the earlier route B-B3-B2-B4 (Plan No.2 of the circulated report) via the bold line, is given legal recognition and be the subject of an extinguishment order on the grounds it is no longer needed for use.

 

3.    That as the path does not have to be entered into the Definitive map before it is diverted.

 

4.    That both paths be accorded legal status and so whilst there are grounds to add the length B3-B2-B4 via the bold line to the Definitive map, it be made the subject of an extinguishment order, rather than first being included into the Definitive map before being extinguished.  Also the path B-B3-B2-B4-C be extinguished as it is no longer needed for public use.

 

5.    That an existing order be made under Section 118 of Highways Act 1980 for the length of path B-B2-B4 shown on plan Number 2, of the circulated report, and if no objections are made to confirm the same as an opposed order.

7.

Application to upgrade Footpaths No's 1 and 2 to a Public Bridleway, Community of Blaenhonddan pdf icon PDF 111 KB

Report of the Head of Legal Services

Additional documents:

Decision:

That no modification order be made as stated in Paragraph 4.2 of the circulated report, and the application to upgrade the public footpaths shown on Plan No. 1 to a public bridleway, be refused.

8.

Alleged Public Footpath from Earlsfield Close to Glyneath Library (A-B) Community of Glyneath pdf icon PDF 54 KB

Report of the Head of Legal Services

Additional documents:

Decision:

That the Council informs the Planning Inspectorate it wishes to take a neutral stance in any subsequent Public Inquiry.

 

 

9a

Establishment of the Local Project Board for Neath Port Talbot pdf icon PDF 66 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

That the establishment of a Local Project Board ‘Local Regeneration Programme Board’ for Neath Port Talbot to provide leadership and accountability for strategic regeneration programmes and projects impacting in the local area, be approved. 

 

10.

Access to Meetings

To resolve to exclude the public for the following items pursuant to Regulation 4(3) and (5) of Statutory Instrument 2001 No. 2290 and the relevant exempt paragraphs of Part 4 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972.

11.

Proposed Renewal of the Lease and Service Level Agreement to the Field Studies Council of the Discovery Centre at Margam Country Park Port Talbot

Private joint report of the Head of Property and Regeneration and the Head of Transformation

Decision:

1.    That the grant of the Lease and Supplemental Agreement for the Discovery Centre, as detailed in the private circulated report, be approved.

 

2.    That the Head of Property and Regeneration (in consultation with the Head of Transformation and Head of Legal Services) agree any minor amendments to the documentation provided, they do not materially alter the key terms, as detailed in the private circulated report.

 

 

12.

Former Caewern Upper Respite Home, Bryncoch, Neath

Private Report of the Head of Property & Regeneration

 

Decision:

That approval be granted to accept the recommended offer for the former Caewern Upper Respite Home, Bryncoch, Neath, as detailed in the private circulated report.

13.

Neath Town Centre Redevelopment

Private Report of the Head of Property and Regeneration

Urgent Item

3.

Forward Work Programme 2018/19 pdf icon PDF 65 KB