Officers recommend approval of the Environment Agency’s plans.
Planning Committee 12th September 2019 4:30 pm
“The role of the Friends of Rawcliffe in managing the area will be in jeopardy and their funding will be lost; however this cannot be avoided through the planning process (we cannot specify that a certain 3rd party be required to manage the site). Officers are content that planning conditions can secure a reasonable level of mitigation over time; the
responsibility of which will lie with the applicants/developer; the EA. ”
Bye-bye thirty years of volunteer effort and £300,000 of public funding…