Decision details

Draft Design Guide Supplementary Planning Document

Decision status: Recommmend Forward to Council

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Decisions:

Purpose of the report

 

To seek Cabinet’s endorsement to take the revised Design Guidelines for Rutland and South Kesteven Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) to full Council for adoption.

 

The Design Guide set out the Council’s design expectations for high quality, inclusive and sustainable places which reflected and responded to local character alongside the design process to achieve those. It also provided detailed guidance for the design of commercial areas to meet best practice.

Decisions

 

1.          That Cabinet endorsed the report and Design Guidelines for Rutland and South Kesteven Supplementary Planning Document and noted the Consultation Statement.

2.          That Cabinet recommended full Council adopt the Design Guidelines for Rutland and South Kesteven Supplementary Planning Document.

Options considered and rejected

 

To recommend full Council withdraw the Design Guidelines for Rutland and South Kesteven Supplementary Planning Document.

 

Reason for decision

 

Members agreed that the Design Guide Supplementary Planning Document would provide great benefit South Kesteven’s communities, setting out clear design expectations. It was acknowledged that South Kesteven was a special part of the United Kingdom, as such a Design Guide would support the development of emerging communities which reflected that, helping achieve the aspirations of the Council’s Corporate Priorities.

 

 

Publication date: 16/11/2021

Date of decision: 09/11/2021

Decided at meeting: 09/11/2021 - Cabinet

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