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Rufforth and Knapton Neighbourhood Plan – Referendum Result and Adoption

Purpose of report: To inform Members of the positive outcome of the Referendum and recommend that Members formally ‘make’ the Rufforth with Knapton Neighbourhood Plan and adopt it as Council policy.

The report will recommend that Members note the positive outcome of the Referendum and recommend that Members formally ‘make’ the Rufforth with Knapton Neighbourhood Plan and adopt it as Council policy.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Be significant in terms of its effects on communities;

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: Rural West York Ward;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 21/11/2018

Level of Risk: 04-08 Regular monitoring required;

Decision due: 20/12/18 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Transport and Planning

Lead director: Corporate Director of Economy and Place

Department: Directorate of Economy and Place

Contact: Anna Pawson Tel no. 01904 553312 Email: anna.pawson@york.gov.uk.

Consultation process

Previous consultations have taken place at area designation stage (2015), pre-submission stage (2017) and submission stage (2018).
Residents of Rufforth with Knapton Parish voted in a Referendum on 20th November 2018 and answered the following question ‘Do you want City of York Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Rufforth with Knapton to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?’

Consultees included in Schedule 1 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012 , and people who live, work and do business in the parish of Rufforth with Knapton. All residents on the electoral register and living in Rufforth and Knapton were permitted to vote in the Referendum.

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  • Rufforth and Knapton Neighbourhood Plan – Referendum Result and Adoption  

 

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