Agenda

Heatons & Reddish Area Committee
Monday, 27th January, 2020 6.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 2, Town Hall

Contact: Charles Yankiah  (0161 474 3206)

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 156 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 9 December 2019.

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.

Urgent Decisions

To report any urgent action taken under the Constitution since the last meeting of the Committee.

4.

Community Engagement

4.(i)

Chair's Announcements

To receive any announcements from the Chair about local community events or issues.

4.(ii)

Public Question Time

Members of the public are invited to put questions to the Chair of the Area Committee on any matters within the powers and duties of the Area Committee, subject to the exclusions set out in the Code of Practice (Questions must be submitted prior to the commencement of the meeting on the cards provided. These are available the meeting.  You can also submit via the Council’s website at www.stockport.gov.uk/publicquestions.

4.(iii)

Public Realm

The Public Realm Inspector will attend the meeting to provide an update on matters raised at the last committee meetings. Councillors and Members of the public are invited to raise issues affecting local environmental quality.

4.(iv)

Petitions

To receive petitions from members of the public and community groups.

4.(v)

Open Forum

In accordance with the Code of Practice no organisation has indicated that they wished to address the Area Committee as part of the Open Forum arrangements.

4.(vi)

Application for Ward Flexibility Funding - Drawing Board Productions pdf icon PDF 427 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding from Drawing Board Productions for the cost of a new independent monthly not-for-profit community newspaper for the Heatons and Reddish area.

Non-Executive Business

5.

Development Applications

There are currently no development applications to consider.

6.

Planning Appeals, Enforcement Appeals & Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 45 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

The report summarises appeal decisions; lists current planning appeals and dates for local enquiries; informal hearings for planning appeals; and enforcement action within the Heatons and Reddish Area Committee area.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer Contact: Vicki Bates on 0161 474 3219 or email: vicki.bates@stockport.gov.uk

Executive Business

7.

Road Safety around Schools - Abindgon Primary School pdf icon PDF 240 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director for Place Management and Regeneration.

 

The report sets out the findings of a consultation exercise for Road Safety around Schools – Abingdon Primary School and to seek approval for the introduction of Traffic Regulation Orders (TROs), associated signage and dropped kerbs.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Cabinet Member for Sustainable Stockport gives approval to the legal advertising of the package of Traffic Regulation Orders contained within the report, and subject to the receipt of no objections within 21 days of the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the orders at a cost of £5,250 to be funded from the Road Safety around Schools programme.

 

Officer Contact: Pam Hibbert on 0161 474 4840 or email: pam.hibbert@stockport.gov.uk

 

Additional documents:

8.

Road Safety Around Schools - Norris Bank Primary School pdf icon PDF 411 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director for Place Management and Regeneration.

 

The report sets out the findings of a consultation exercise for Road Safety Around Schools – Norris Bank Primary School and to seek approval for the introduction of Traffic Regulation Orders (TROs) for 20mph speed limits and give way markings as detailed in this report.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the legal advertising of the package of traffic regulation orders contained within the report and, subject to the receipt of no objections within 21 days of the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the orders at a cost of £4,650 to be funded from the Road Safety around Schools budget.

 

Officer contact: Gavin Lightbown on 0161 474 2079 or email: gavin.lightbown@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

9.

Highways Maintenance Delegated Budget report pdf icon PDF 230 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director for Place Management and Regeneration.

 

The report sets out the following proposed delegated budget scheme:

 

To clean out and jet the gullies within the following un-adopted roads - 

 

Heatons North – Wingate Road and Princes Road

Heatons South – Pleachway, Park Row, Park Place, Vale Close, Brighton Road, o/s 8/10 Ridgmont Avenue

Reddish South – Victoria Road, Brook Road, Reddish Vale Road

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the proposed works at a cost of £1,321 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget.

 

Officer Contact: Chris Pollitt on 0161 474 2419 or email: chris.pollitt@stockport.gov.uk

10.

Newark Road, Eastcote Road, Handforth Road, Fairford Close & Baslow Grove, Reddish pdf icon PDF 313 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director for Place Management and Regeneration.

 

The report sets out the No Waiting restrictions on Newark Road at its Junctions with Eastcote Road, Handforth Road, Fairford Close & Baslow Grove in Reddish.

 

The Area Committee is asked to approve the legal advertising of the following Traffic Regulation Orders and, subject to the receipt of no objections within 21 days of the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the orders at a cost of £1,260 to be funded from the Area Committee’ Delegated Budget (Reddish South ward allocation):-

 

No Waiting at Any Time:

 

Newark Road

 

North side from a point 12 metres West of the Westerly kerb line of Reddish Road for a distance of 38 metres in a Westerly direction.

 

North side from a point 12 metres East of the Easterly kerb line of Handforth Road to a point 10 metres West of the Westerly kerb line of Handforth road.

           

North side from a point 10 metres East of the Easterly kerb line of Eastcote Road to a point 10 metres West of the Westerly kerb line of Eastcote Road.

 

South side from a point 10 metres East of the Easterly kerb line of Baslow Grove to a point 10 metres west of the Westerly kerb line of Baslow Grove.

 

South side from a point 10 metres East of the Easterly kerb line of Fairford Close to a point 10 metres West of the Westerly kerb line of Fairford Close.

 

Handforth Road

 

Both sides for a distance of 10 metres from the Northerly kerb line of Newark Road in a northerly direction.

 

Eastcote Road

 

Both sides for a distance of 10 metres from the Northerly kerb line of Newark Road in a northerly direction.

 

Baslow Grove

 

Both sides for a distance of 8 metres from the Southerly kerb line of Newark Road in a southerly direction.

 

Fairford Close

 

Both sides for a distance of 10 metres from the Southerly kerb line of Newark Road in a southerly direction.

 

Officer contact: Max Townsend, 0161 474 4861 or email: max.townsend@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

11.

Mayor’s Cycling and Walking Challenge Fund – Heaton Cycle Links pdf icon PDF 200 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director for Place Management and Regeneration.

This report provides results of a consultation on the Mayoral Challenge Fund (MCF) proposals for an improved foot and cycle route between the Fallowfield Loop in Reddish and the Trans-Pennine Trail in Heaton Mersey. Key components include:

·         Surfacing and lighting of paths at Nelstrop Road and Meadow Gardens;

·         An upgraded Toucan crossing on the A6;

·         Cycle Improvements at Buckingham Road;

·         A new cycle access and improvements to Leegate Road;

·         Foot and cycle crossing improvements at Leegate Rd / Mauldeth Rd roundabout;

·         A cycle route on Kingsley Rd;

·         Surfacing and lighting of paths near Priestnall School;

·         Surfacing and lighting of paths at Heaton Mersey Common;

·         A new controlled crossing of Didsbury Road; and

·         Improvements to the Trans-Pennine Trail near Meltham Road.


The Area Committee is asked to recommend that the Cabinet Member (Economy and Regeneration) approve the schemes described in the report.

 

Officer Contact: Sally Laws on 0161 474 4923 or email: sally.laws@stockport.gov.uk  

 

 

Additional documents:

12.

Mayoral Challenge Fund - Heaton Norris Park Bridge pdf icon PDF 350 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director for Place Management and Regeneration.

 

This report gives details of the results of the consultation exercise carried out for the Heaton Norris Park Bridge proposals to replace the current Hatton Street footbridge over the M60 and associated links to Heaton Norris, Heaton Moor and Heaton Chapel including a pocket Park on Belmont Street, 20mph zones, a crossing on the A6, works at Manchester Road and in Manchester Road Park. 

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend the Cabinet Member (Economy and Regeneration) approve the proposed measures and associated traffic regulation orders.

 

Officer Contact: Sally Laws on 0161 474 4923 or email: sally.laws@stockport.gov.uk

 

Additional documents:

13.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 176 KB

To consider a report of the Democratic Services Manager.

 

The report provides an update on progress since the last meeting on decisions taken by the Area Committee and details the current position on area flexibility funding. The report also includes the current position on the highway and traffic management delegated budget.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Charles Yankiah, 0161 474 3206 charles.yankiah@stockport.gov.uk

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