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Officer Delegations for Infrastructure Projects

To delegate authority to the Joint Director for Planning and Economic development to determine the Councils formal response in respect of specific matters associated with forthcoming statutory processes for the consideration and consenting of infrastructure in the Greater Cambridge Area.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/08/2022

Decision due: 29 Sep 2022 by Executive Councillor for Planning, Building Control, and Infrastructure

Lead member: Executive Councillor for Planning, Building Control, and Infrastructure

Department: Planning and Economic Development

Contact: Stephen Kelly, Joint Director, Greater Cambridge Shared Planning and 3C Building Control Email: stephen.kelly@greatercambridgeplanning.org Tel: 07734 370866.

Additional Information: Requested for pre-scrutiny by Cllrs Davies and Porrer.

Background Information: Over the next 36 months, the City Council will be asked to input into a number of statutory processes associated with the submission and examination of new infrastructure. This report seeks to provide, where appropriate, for the Joint Director of Planning and Economic Development to act on behalf of the Council and to determine under delegated powers, the Council’s position in respect of specific matters at defined stages in those statutory processes, where statutory timescales or practical considerations would make securing a decision through members impractical.


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