Provisional Minutes for meeting 14 December 2016
Present:- Bob Reid chairman
Carol Parkin Secretary/minute secretary
Mike Parkin Membership secretary
Tracy Homes Planning Officer.
John Gunton magazine editor.
Terry Stewart President
17 Wardens and Members
Minutes of November approved
Apologies:- Mohan Iyengar, May Haines, Chris Stracey, Paul Fernley, Neil Denning, Roger Allen, Martin Heath.
Parking issues :- Chair confirmed that the meters in Canford Cliffs and Branksome Park are not going ahead and we are pleased the council listened to our objections.
We are still monitoring proposed meters on Western Road.
Planning:- Due to time constraint only 14 Pinewood was mentioned by the Chair who explained that a larger plan had been submitted but the HMO situation might be stopping.
Beach Road Car Park Draft Proposals:- Nick Perrins (Planning Policy & Implementation Manager at BOP Council. Gave a presentation on the proposed draft plans.
He took questions after the presentation.
After he left we had a straw pole and about 1/3 felt totally against any building on the Car Park.
About 1/3 thought a nursing home would be a good idea.
About 1/3 did not mind if building took place.
Accounts:- Showed a continued balance and the income from the magazine is now in. Most items close to budget.
The meeting closed at 8.30 and Mulled Wine and Mince Pies were enjoyed by all.