There IS going to be a Village Poll (referendum) on the question of Burghley Estate’s proposals for the White Horse Inn and overall site. It will be held on Thursday 7 September 2017.
The Parish Clerk has asked the website admin to post this formal notice from Rutland County Council. For ease of access, I’m putting it in full, and (at the bottom) as a pdf for anyone who wishes to download and print off.
NOTICE OF POLL: Parish of Morcott
At a Parish Meeting for Morcott, held on 26 July 2017, a poll was demanded on the following question, namely:
Do you support the current linked proposals by Burghley Estates to build houses on the Paddock including the refurbishment of the White Horse Inn?
Notice is hereby given that:
A poll on the said question will be taken on Thursday 7 September 2017, between the hours of 4pm and 9pm.
The name and address of the proposer of the question in respect of which the poll is taken is as follows :-
|PROPOSER||Andrew Johnson||The Old Rectory, High Street, Morcott, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 9DN|
The situation of the Polling Station and the description of the persons entitled to vote thereat are as follows:
|Situation of Polling Station||Polling Station No||Description of Persons entitled to vote: All Local Government Electors on the current Register of Electors for the Parish of Morcott|
|Morcott Village Hall Station Road, Morcott, Oakham, Rutland LE15 9DX||23||MAE 1-283|
The legislation does not provide for Poll Cards, Postal or Proxy Voting at a Parish Poll.
Dated: 15 August 2017
Printed and Published by the Returning Officer, Rutland County Council, Catmose, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6HP
Here is PDF : Notice of Poll – Morcott