Please see the Addendum attached to the minutes which made minor changes to the report.
One planning application and one listed building consent application for the Hammersmith Town Hall were listed on the agenda. For ease of presentation, the Chair confirmed that one combined officer presentation would be provided to Committee and following debate, two separate and distinct votes would be taken on applications: 2018/01500/FUL and 2018/01501/LBC.
The Committee heard three representations in support of the application from: the Chair of Hammersmith and Fulham Disability Forum Planning Group, speaking on behalf of the Disabled Residents Team, the Town Hall Commission and the Applicant. A number of points were raised and included:
The Chair highlighted that one late objection had been received by email. These comments had been received and understood and related mainly to design matters.
During the course of discussions, the committee raised a number of points. These included:
In the course of the above discussions, Councillor Alex Karmel proposed that a maximum permitted wind noise stemming from the brie solei be imposed. This proposal was seconded by Councillor Matt Thorley.
Councillor Wesley Harcourt proposed that the condition related to the hours of use be amended to reflect various civic events, as well as the need for extended hours of operation during election periods. This proposal was seconded by Councillor Alex Karmel.
The Committee voted on application 2018/01500/FUL and whether to agree the officer recommendations set out in the report, addendum and the following changes: the motion to include a maximum permitted wind noise from the brie solei and amending the hours of use condition to reflect civic events and election periods. This was put to the vote and the result was as follows:
Officer Recommendation 1:
Officer Recommendation 2:
Planning Application 2018/01500/FUL be approved, subject to the addendum and changes set out above.
1) Subject to there being no contrary direction from the Mayor for London that the Committee resolve that the Strategic Director for Growth and Place be authorised to determine the application and grant permission upon the completion of a satisfactory legal agreement and subject to the conditions listed below;
2) To authorise the Strategic Director for Growth and Place, in consultation with the Director of Law and the Chair of the Planning and Development Control Committee, to make any minor changes to the proposed conditions or heads of terms of the legal agreement. Any such changes shall be within their discretion.