Lewisham doesn’t do scrutiny, so we have to do it for them. Tune in at 7.30 tonight, and check out their discussions.
Extension of Lewisham’s emergency covid measures in planning
Let us know if anything juicy was said. I suspect they’ll extend.
“Emergency” status has been very convenient to councillors for pushing through their road closure programme without the normal set of consultees.
See my tweets. Pretty much waved through.
John Paschoud’s quoted remarks are educating on the level of thought processes of some Councillors.
Chair Cllr John Paschoud said he didn’t “see why anyone, including those who want to lobby us about planning applications, can’t access us by email, by telephone, and if necessary have an online meeting with ward councillors”.