Dry Drayton Parish Council. Report on the 21st September, 2010 meeting
This meeting followed the published agenda.
The following topics were discussed or reviewed.
Village Plan. Work on various aspects of this plan continues. The next Committee meeting will take place in October.
Housing Needs Survey. A notice has been received from Bidwells, Estate Agents, regarding a Draft Application Site Plan by Luminus, the regions premier community housing provider, to build affordable houses on Warren’s Field, which is considered by them as a potential site. To date no formal application has been received and the matter will be discussed by the SCDC in due course. It was agreed that Luminus be invited to address the Parish Council at its next meeting. In this context the Parish Council will also review the housing need numbers as a letter of objection to the Luminus proposal has been received.
‘Cycle Path. The Chairman has circulated proposals for the ‘cycle path. This project will now be dependent on finance availability.
Sustainable Biodiversity Group. This Group, reviewing the green spaces and wildlife in, and around, the village has not made a report.
Planning Application. Dry Drayton Cricket Club. The Parish Council has agreed tree works within this conservation area. Mrs. T. Stephenson to liaise with the SCDC Tree Officer.
Finance. Disbursements included £580.92 for grass cutting, two cuts, £141.00 Moore Stephens-External Auditor, £48.62 allotment water rate and £10.00 ‘bus shelter glass cleaning.
The next meeting of the Parish Council is on 19th October, 2010.
The Community is reminded that Parish Council agenda items should be sent to the Parish Clerk, in writing, at least 14 days prior to the Parish Council meeting and that village organisations are invited to forward short reports on their activities to Council meetings.