Council planning team expands to meet growing demand

Written by: Jez Abbott
Published on: 1 May 2015

Daniel James and Jane Tindall A rise in the number of planning applications has prompted a northern local authority to expand its planning team.

Hartlepool Borough Council has appointed two senior planning officers in order to deal with the continuing increase in planning applications and growth in new development taking place in the town.

Jane Tindall has been promoted to the post of senior planner and Daniel James has joined from Stockton Borough Council. 

Planning services manager Andrew Carter told Planning: “Jane brings with her excellent local knowledge and a proven track record in delivering sustainable development in her home town.

“Daniel is looking forward to continuing his professional development. Both officers will help us strive to deliver high-quality sustainable development and inward investment to Hartlepool.”

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