Tim Burton, Assistant Director – Planning and Environment, joined Taunton Deane in 2000 having previously worked in the Planning Department of two other Somerset Councils (Mendip and Sedgemoor).
He started his Taunton Deane career as an Area Planning Officer dealing with planning applications in the Taunton area before taking on responsibility for managing the Planning Application service.
More recently he has led the wider Planning team including the Planning Policy and Housing Enabling functions. In his new role he retains the position of Chief Planning Officer, whilst also taking responsibility for major regeneration schemes and infrastructure strategy and delivery.
Major regeneration schemes
Major urban extensions
Planning obligations including CiL and Section 106
Heritage and Landscape
Grade: Assistant Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: £62,430 spot salary
Tel No: 01823 358403