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Planning Committee MEETING


Date:       Thursday 26 July 2018

Time:      6.00 pm

Venue:    Town Hall, High Street, Maidstone

Membership: Councillors Adkinson, Bartlett, Boughton, English (Chairman), Harwood, Kimmance, Munford, Parfitt-Reid, Round (Vice-Chairman), Spooner, Vizzard and Wilby


The Chairman will assume that all Members will read the reports before attending the meeting. Officers are asked to assume the same when introducing reports.



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1.        Apologies for Absence




2.        Notification of Substitute Members




3.        Notification of Visiting Members




4.        Items withdrawn from the Agenda




5.        Date of Adjourned Meeting - 2 August 2018




6.        Any business the Chairman regards as urgent including the urgent update report as it relates to matters to be considered at the meeting




7.        Disclosures by Members and Officers




8.        Disclosures of lobbying




9.        To consider whether any items should be taken in private because of the possible disclosure of exempt information.




10.    Minutes of the meeting held on 5 July 2018

1 - 11



11.    Presentation of Petitions (if any)




12.    Deferred Items

12 - 13



13.    18/501181/FULL Land South Of Redwall Lane, Linton, Kent

14 - 35



14.    18/502780 Next, Eclipse Park, Sittingbourne Road, Maidstone, ME14 3EN

36 - 44



15.    18/502510 11 Iden Crescent, Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent

45 - 51



16.    18/502116 - Poplar Tree Farm, Milebush Lane, Marden, TN12 9AS

52 - 57



17.    18/501342 Meadow View, Marden Road, Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent, TN12 0JG

58 - 76



18.    Chairman's Announcements




19.    Appeals List

77 - 81




The order in which items are taken at the meeting may be subject to change.


The public proceedings of the meeting will be broadcast live and recorded for playback on the Maidstone Borough Council website.


For full details of all papers relevant to the applications on the agenda, please refer to the public access pages on the Maidstone Borough Council website.  Background documents are available for inspection by appointment during normal office hours at the Maidstone Borough Council Reception, King Street, Maidstone, Kent ME15 6JQ.






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