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Cabinet considered the recommendations from the Executive, Policy & Community Safety Scrutiny Panel and Members were advised that proposals from the 02 July Cabinet had been considered by the Panel on 11th July 2018. The Panel then agreed to forward the following recommendations to Cabinet:
1. That housing development being proposed in the Local Plan be phased to be implemented towards the end of the Plan period; and
2. That the committee report at paragraph 2.11 and the draft Local Plan text be amended to indicate that if a DCO or CPO process has not been agreed within two years that the status of the site be reviewed.
The following Members spoke under Council Procedure 20.1:
Councillor Lin Fairbrass;
After consideration of the views from the Panel, Councillor Bayford proposed, Councillor Savage seconded and Cabinet agreed the following recommendations:
1. Recommendation 1: amend Appendix B (housing supply phasing) of the draft Plan and other relevant references in the document to show an amended phasing; and
2. Recommendation 2: amend Addendum reference AD05 (final paragraph) to read:
“In the event that a DCO or CPO process is not accepted or granted, or does not proceed, the Council will need to consider the best use for this site, in the next Local Plan review after a minimum of two years.”