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Councillors to have final say on takeaway plans
1:08pm Wednesday 3rd October 2012 in News
COUNCILLORS will have the final say on plans to convert a card shop into a fast-food takeaway.
Paul Smith, borough councillor for St John’s, has requested the proposals to alter Celebrations, in St Christopher Road, should not be decided by planning officers.
It will go before the Colchester Council planning committee next Wednesday, October 17.
Mr Smith said: “There have been 17 objections, so I think this is something which is causing some problems in the area and it is only right members should have their say.”