Agenda

Economy & Regeneration Scrutiny Committee
Thursday, 28th January, 2021 6.00 pm

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Contact: David Clee  (0161 474 3137)

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Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 114 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 2 and 10 December 2020.

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2.

Declarations of Interest

Councillors and officers to declare any interests which they have in any of the items on the agenda for the meeting.

3.

Call-In

To consider call-in items (if any).

 

4.

Exclusion of the Public and the Public Interest Test

To consider whether it is in the public interest to exclude the public during consideration of part of Agenda Item 10 – ‘St. Thomas’ Gardens’ and Agenda Item 11 ‘Stockport Exchange Phase 4, which contain information ‘not for publication’ by virtue of Category 3 ‘Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority)’ as set out in the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).

5.

One Stockport Borough Plan pdf icon PDF 397 KB

To consider a joint report of the Leader of the Council & Cabinet Member for Devolution and the Deputy Leader of the Council & Cabinet Member for Resources, Commissioning and Governance.

 

This report covers how partners across Stockport have approached the development of a shared borough plan, including an overview of the insight which has informed the development of the priorities, and introducers a draft borough plan for scrutiny comment and consideration. The draft plan is being shared with all scrutiny committees and comment is invited on the whole planm however to support discussions Table 1 indicates where borough plan priorities more directly relate to the remit of this Committee. The draft plan is also accompanied by a full engagement report (appendix 1) and an equality impact assessment (appendix 2).

 

The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to comment on and note the report.

 

Officer Contact: Holly Rae on 0161 474 3014 or email: holly.rae@stockport.gov.uk

 

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6.

Clean Air and Minimum Licensing Standards Update pdf icon PDF 430 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

 

The clean air update report provides an update on the recent consultation on the proposed measures and the next phase of work including understanding the implications of Covid-19.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to comment on and note the report.

 

Officer Contact: Sue Stevenson on 0161 474 4351 or email: sue.stevenson@stockport.gov.uk

 

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7.

Bus Reform Consultation pdf icon PDF 82 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

 

The report sets out a draft response to the public consultation from the Greater Manchester Combined Authority on a proposed bus franchising scheme in the light of the findings of the Covid-19 impact report.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is invited to review and comment on the draft response.

 

Officer Contacts: Mark Glynn/Sue Stevenson on 0161 474 3700 or email: mark.glynn@stockport.gov.uk/sue.stevenson@stockport.gov.uk

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8.

A34 Major Road Network Corridor Improvement Plan pdf icon PDF 203 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

 

The report provides an update on the progress of developing the A34 Major Road Network Corridor Improvement Scheme including the consultation process, development of the schemes and development of the outline business case.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is requested to note the content and comment on the report and recommendations as appropriate.

 

Officer Contact: Sue Stevenson on 0161 474 4351 or email: sue.stevenson@stockport.gov.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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9.

Agenda Planning pdf icon PDF 77 KB

To consider a report of the Strategic Head of Service & Monitoring Officer (Legal & Democratic Governance)                                                          

 

The report sets out planned agenda items for the Scrutiny Committee’s next meeting and Forward Plan items that fall within the remit of the Scrutiny Committee.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is invited to consider the information in the report and put forward any agenda items for future meetings of the Committee.

           

Officer Contact: David Clee on 0161 474 3137 or email: david.clee@stockport.gov.uk

 

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Items containing information which is 'Not for Publication'

10.

St Thomas' Gardens pdf icon PDF 143 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Corporate and Support Services) and Deputy Chief Executive.

 

This report provides an update on the progress to date in bringing forward the redevelopment of St Thomas’ Gardens, in particular the Academy of Living Well, and seeks approval for the Council to commit to the next stage of design and construction.

 

(NOTE: The report contains ‘not for publication’ appendices that have been circulated to Members of the Scrutiny Committee only).

 

The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to comment on and note the report.

 

Officer Contact: Paul Richards on 0161-474-2940 or email: paul.richards@stockport.gov.uk

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11.

Stockport Exchange Phase 4 pdf icon PDF 151 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

 

The report sets out progress on the speculative development of Stockport Exchange Phase 4, which comprises office and Multi-Storey Car Park developments with associated public realm. The report also sets out a proposal to close a portion of the temporary car park to deliver the required land to construct Stockport Exchange 4 and to relocate occupiers to other town centre car parks during the construction of the Multi-Storey Car Park.

 

(NOTE: The report contains ‘not for publication’ appendices that have been circulated to Members of the Scrutiny Committee only).

 

The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to comment on and note the report.

 

Officer Contact: Paul Richards on 0161 474 2940 or email: paul.richards@stockport.gov.uk

 

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