The Town Council is a consultee in the planning process and meets fortnightly to discuss the Town Council’s response to planning applications. The committee's recommendations are then submitted to the District Council as the local planning authority. Overall the Committee aims to promote sustainable development in the town. Meetings of this Committee include a public participation session. This Committee also supports the interests of public of transport users.
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