A full response to the planning application for development on the land at Forres Road or more commonly known as the Morganti Land, was submitted by NRCC to the Highland Council Planning Department. Below is the full contents of the document submitted........
Nairn River Community Council (NRCC) Nairn 15/08/2017
Highland Council Planning Department Glenurquhart Road Inverness
For the attention of Ken McCorquodale case officer
Reference Planning Application 17/03538/FUL –‘Erection of 31no. affordable dwellings - Land 125M SE Of The Bungalow Forres Road Nairn’.
We write in connection with the above planning application. We have examined the plans and we know the site well. We wish to object strongly to any development in this location.
As the site subject to this proposal is not included in the emerging site allocations development plan document, on which the public have been consulted, it goes against the development plan for Nairn. There are currently eight areas of consideration on the Local Pl…
Agenda for next meeting of Nairn River Community Council 7.30 Wed 21st February at Nairn Community Centre NAIRN RIVER COMMUNITY COUNCIL Comhairle Coimhearsnachd Abhainn Narann
ORDINARYMEETING TO BE HELD ON Wednesday 21st February 2018 At Nairn Community & Arts Centre At 7.30pm
Apologies Declarations of interest The rules of declaration of interest are intended to produce transparency in regard to interests which might influence, or be thought to influence your actions as a Community Councillor. You MUST withdraw from the meeting until discussion of, and voting on, the relevant item where you have a declarable interest is concluded. You may feel able to state truthfully that an interest would not influence your role as a Community Councillor in discussion or decision making. Y ou must, however, always comply with the “objective test” which is whether a member of the public, with knowledge of the relevant facts, would reasonably regard the interest as so significant that it is likely to…
Webcast of SPAC Planning Meeting 8th August - approving 115 more houses for Lochloy estate
Here is the webcast of yesterday's South Planning Applications Committee (SPAC) meeting in Inverness which approved plans for Springfield to build 115 more houses on land belonging to Nairn Councillor Liz MacDonald. This will extend the Lochloy estate to the edge of Kingsteps. The vote was tied - 5 members for and 5 against.
Cllr Gray the Chairman then used his casting vote, to approve the plans .
Of Nairn's 2 Councillors on this committee we understand that Cllr Fraser voted against approval, and Cllr Heggie voted in favour. South Planning Applications Committee 8 Aug 2018 Item 6.1 Springfield Properties NA2 site Kingsteps Nairn Badgers on the site - Yes or No ?
If you watch the webcast you will hear the Planning Officer responding to wildlife queries from Councillor Heggie and Green Councillor Pippa Hadley -He states that his understanding is that there are no live badger setts o…