This article was published in 2019, in Magazine 142.
We encourage campaign members to attend council meetings to find out more about local developments and speak up on behalf of active travel.
Planning Committee and Area Committee meetings often include cycling and walking issues. Development Control Forum and Joint Development Control Committee meetings determine planning applications relating to major housing development proposals.
You can usually find agendas online about a week in advance at www.cambridge.gov.uk/democracy. Please check the website in case meetings have been cancelled, or times or venues changed.
Cambridge City Joint Area Committee
4 June at 4.30pm in the Kreis Viersen Room, Shire Hall, Cambridge CB3 0AP.
Development Control Forum
13 March at 10am in Committee Room 1 & 2,
The Guildhall, Market Square, Cambridge CB2 3QJ
(to be confirmed).
East Area Committee
4 April at 7pm – location to be confirmed.
Greater Cambridge Partnership Executive Board
20 March at 4pm in the Council Chamber, South Cambridgeshire Hall, Cambourne CB23 6EA.
Greater Cambridge Partnership Joint Assembly
27 February at 2pm in the Council Chamber, The Guildhall, Market Square, Cambridge CB2 3QJ;
6 June at 2pm in the Council Chamber,South Cambridgeshire Hall, Cambourne CB23 6EA.
Joint Development Control Committee – Cambridge Fringes
20 March at 10.30am in Committee Room 1 & 2, The Guildhall, Market Square, Cambridge CB2 3QJ.
North Area Committee
7 March at 6.30pm in Shirley Primary School, Nuffield Road, Cambridge CB4 1TF.
6 March and 3 April at 10am in Committee Room 1 & 2, The Guildhall, Market Square, Cambridge CB2 3QJ.
South Area Committee
8 April at 7pm in the Wilkinson Room, St John the Evangelist Church, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8RN.
West Central Area Committee
14 March at 7pm in the Meeting Room,
Wesley Methodist Church, Christ’s Pieces, CB1 1LG.