Decision details

Land at Hurst Farm, Hurstwood Lane, Haywards Heath.

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Peter Stuart, the Head of Corporate Resources introduced the report and noted that the decision to dispose of four pieces of land at Hurst Farm had been advertised.  The Head of Regulatory Services confirmed that objections had been received as set out in the Appendix and in relation to Section 123 (2) of the Local Government Act 1972 the sale was compliant.  


The Cabinet Member for Customer Services said she had read all the papers carefully and noted that the community would benefit from increased accessibility to the open space and supported the project.


The Cabinet Member for Housing and Planning confirmed that all representations received had been carefully considered.  The project would improve access to the public open space which is in the Haywards Heath Neighbourhood Plan and he supported the project. 


The Cabinet Member for Finance and Performance noted the representations and was grateful for the comprehensive nature of the report.


The Cabinet Member for Community confirmed that he supported the provision of allotments, Country Park, burial ground, school and improved access to open space.

Publication date: 13/06/2019

Date of decision: 11/03/2019

Decided at meeting: 11/03/2019 - Cabinet

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