Bus Shelters Hearing Panel

Open Minutes



Date:                                     Friday 9 September 2016

Time:                                    10.30am

Venue:                                 Committee Room 1, Level 2, Civic Offices,
53 Hereford Street, Christchurch





Councillor David East (Chair)

Councillor Pauline Cotter

Councillor Andrew Turner



8 September 2016




Reporting Officer

Brenda O'Donoghue

Passenger Transport Engineer

Tel: 941 8583


Samantha Kelly

Committee and Hearings Advisor

941 6227



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Bus Shelters Hearing Panel

09 September 2016



The agenda was dealt with in the following order.

1.   Apologies


There were no apologies.

2.   Election of Chairperson


Committee Resolved BUS/2016/00003

It was resolved on the motion of Councillor Turner, seconded by Councillor Cotter that Councillor David East be appointed Chairperson of the Bus Shelter Hearings Panel.

Councillor Turner/Councillor Cotter                                                                                                                       Carried


3.   Proposed Bus Passenger Shelter Installation - 25 Norwich Quay


Staff Recommendation

That the Bus Shelters Hearing Panel resolve to:

1.         Receive the information in the staff report.

2.         Approve the installation of a bus shelter at the following location:

a.         25 Norwich Quay


4.   Consideration of Objections

The Hearings Panel considered the staff report and the written objection from Mr Tony Threadwell regarding the proposed bus passenger shelter installation at 25 Norwich Quay.

5.   Deliberations

Committee Resolved BUS/2016/00005


That the Bus Shelter Hearings Panel resolve to:

1.              Receive the information in the Council Officer’s report and the written submission from Tony Threadwell.

2.              Approve the installation of a bus shelter at the following location:

a.              25 Norwich Quay, 1.5 metres from the kerb

3.              The Panel noted that should access arrangements to the restaurant change then consideration could be given to moving the location of the bus shelter.

Councillor Turner/Councillor Cotter                                                                                                                     Carried


Meeting concluded at 10.54am.