Chairman and Planning Officer
Co-ordinates the work of the Council and maintains a
working knowledge of current and evolving planning regulations and local
development plans and issues.
Considers and proposes the Council’s reaction to all
planning applications that affect the Parish in accordance with the
Planning Protocol Schedule.
Highways and Liaison with other
Councils and related bodies
Ensures that maintenance and other matters affecting the
roads, verges and footways are addressed, liaises with the highways
authority on improvement and other initiatives and with Hart District
Council, other Parish Councils and relevant organisations such as HALC and
Address environmental issues and identify opportunities to
protect or enhance the local environment.
Scope these and other projects that can potentially
attract external funding such as Community Infrastructure Levy and
Draw up business cases for all major projects or other
matters affecting the Parish that clearly
identify the issue, solution options (including do nothing) and proposed
way ahead. Such cases will support decision
making and consultation with residents when appropriate.
Newsletter & Communications
Ensures that residents are aware of the work of the
Council and how the Council is responding to matters that impact the Parish
including use of media such as newsletters and the Council’s website.
Provides opportunities to brief residents on key matters
and to ensure that residents can make their views known to the Council.
Ensures that maintenance and other matters
affecting the public footpaths and rights of way are addressed
including liaison with Hampshire Councty
Council on such matters.
Clerk to the
Parish Office –
The Clerk is normally available on Mondays and Fridays. Feel free to leave
a message or send an email.