A meeting of the Planning Review Body will take place on Thursday 19 July 2012 commencing with a Site Visit departing from the North Highland College, Ormlie Road, Thurso at 11.00am and thereafter back at the North Highland College, Thurso for the meeting proper commencing no earlier than 1.00pm.
Members are reminded that in the determination of a Notice of Review, to be entitled to participate, they must be present throughout all of the proceedings, including the site inspection.
Members are also asked to note that the arrangements for the site visit and meeting are as follows, and that while times may vary, each part will commence no earlier than the time listed;
11.00am: Rendezvous at North Highland College, Ormlie Road, Thurso for Site Visit in respect of Notice of Review Forss 12-00002-Forss
12.30pm: Lunch at North Highland College, Ormlie Road, Thurso
1.00pm: Meeting of Planning Review Body at North Highland College, Thurso
You are invited to attend the meeting and a note of the business to be considered is attached.
Assistant Chief Executive
1. Apologies for Absence
2. Declarations of Interest
Members are asked to consider whether they have an interest to declare in relation to any item on the agenda for this meeting. Any Member making a declaration of interest should indicate whether it is a financial or non-financial interest and include some information on the nature of the interest. Advice may be sought from Officers prior to the meeting taking place.
3. Notice of Review Previously Considered
Ward: Landward Caithness (4)
Applicant: RES UK & Ireland Limited 12-00002-Forss (RB-15-12)
Location: Part Former US Naval site at Forss and Part Agricultural Land at Borrowston Farm, Caithness
Nature of Development: Extension to the Existing Forss Wind Farm including 5 Wind Turbines with a Maximum Wind Tip of 81m, up to 3.6km of New and Upgraded Access Tracks, a Substation and Switchgear Building and Compound, 2 Temporary Meteorological Masts and 2 Temporary Construction Compounds and Access
Reason for Notice of Review: Refusal of Application by Appointed Officer
4. New Notices of Review To Be Determined
There is circulated Notice of Review as follows:-
Ward: Wester Ross, Strathpeffer and Lochalsh (6)
Applicant: Mr Arthur Macdonald 12-00014-Macdonald (RB-16-12)
Location: 2 Annat, Torridon, Achnasheen
Nature of Development: Erection of House
Reason for Notice of Review: Condition Imposed on Consent by Appointed Officer