Agenda

Heatons & Reddish Area Committee
Monday, 19th April, 2021 6.00 pm

Venue: Webcast - Remote Meeting. View directions

Contact: Charles Yankiah  (0161 474 3206)

Note: In the light of government guidance on social-distancing and the ongoing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, this meeting will be held remotely. The press and public are able to follow the proceedings by watching our live webcast of the meeting. You can do so following the directions above, or by clicking on View the Webcast below. 

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 148 KB

To approve as a correct record and order that the Minutes of the meeting held on 8 March 2021 be signed.

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)

Neighbourhood Policing

Councillors and members of the public are invited to raise ‘Neighbourhood Policing’ issues with the local Neighbourhood Policing Team.

 

·         Crime and Disorder in Houldsworth Street area of North Reddish.

4.(iii)

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 via the Council’s website at www.stockport.gov.uk/publicquestions

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)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Social Events and Activities (SEA) Group pdf icon PDF 399 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from Social Events and Activities (SEA) Group for a grant of £500 (£500 from the Reddish South ward allocation) towards the cost of organising two days out for those who have been socially isolating in their own homes for the last 12 months to Tiffany Hotel in Blackpool for a meal, (£28 before donations) and the other is to Llangollen, Wales, for a canal trip (£22 before donations).

Additional documents:

4.(vii)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Beacon Counselling pdf icon PDF 447 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from Beacon Counselling for a grant of £1000 (£250 from each ward allocation) towards the cost of anticipating even higher levels of demand for 2021 as financial hardship, isolation, and particularly bereavement, continue to impact mental health and support towards funding the voluntary service for those within the ward for 2021.

4.(viii)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Friends of Cheshire Theatre School pdf icon PDF 364 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from the Friends of Cheshire Theatre School for a grant of £840 (£280 from Heatons North ward, £350 from Heatons South ward, £105 from Reddish North ward and £105 from Reddish South ward  allocations) towards the cost of Cheshire Theatre School having been selected to represent Team England at the Dance World Cup. This is a massive opportunity for them to travel and compete against other teams from all around the world (subject to covid restrictions). The physical and educational benefit from doing this at their age is immense. 

5.

Development Applications

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

 

(a)

To consider the development applications where members of the public have attended the meeting in order to speak or hear the Area Committee’s deliberations.

 

(b)

To consider the remaining development applications.

 

(c)

To consider consultations (if any) received by the Corporate Director for Place Management & Regeneration on any planning issues relevant to the area.

 

The following development applications will be considered by the Area Committee:-

6.

DC078979 - The Elsa Group, Units 1-3 and Climax Works, Station Road, North Reddish, Stockport, SK5 6ND pdf icon PDF 537 KB

Redevelopment including partial demolition of existing units at 1-3 Station Road and Climax Works, Reddish to create new enlarged general industrial (Use Class B2) premises and alteration of existing access from Durham Street.

 

The Area Committee is requested to grant planning permission.

 

Officer contact: Jeni Regan, 0161 474 3531, jeni.regan@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

7.

PLANNING APPEALS, ENFORCEMENT APPEALS & ENFORCEMENT NOTICES pdf icon PDF 32 KB

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

 

The report summarises recent 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, 0161 474 3219 or vicki.bates@stockport.gov.uk  

 

8.

Call for Brownfield Sites 2021 pdf icon PDF 90 KB

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

 

The report confirms that the Council has launched a “call for brownfield sites” to support work on our new Local Plan.  This briefing note provides more information on the activities taking place to promote the current call for brownfield sites exercise.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report and encourage local residents to get involved.

 

Officer contact: Emma Curle on 0161 474 3542 or email emma.curle@stockport.gov.uk

Executive Business

9.

Street Lighting - Alderley Road pdf icon PDF 226 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

The report provides details relating to the proposed lighting upgrade on Alderley Road in Reddish.

The Area Committee is asked to give approval for the following proposals at a cost of £1,700 to be funded by the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Reddish South ward allocation):-

Reddish South Ward

To install a new lighting column with an LED lantern outside 37/39 Alderley Road.

Additional works will be carried out to relocate and replace two other lighting columns which will be funded separately.

Officer contact: Andy Jopling, 0161 474 2414, andy.jopling@stockport.gov.uk  

10.

Street Lighting - Maypool Drive pdf icon PDF 226 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

The report provides details relating to a proposed lighting upgrade on the footpath between Maypool Drive and Brentford Road in Reddish.

The Area Committee is asked to give approval for the following proposals at a cost of £2,000 to be funded by the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Reddish South ward allocation):-

Reddish South Ward

To install a new lighting column with an LED lantern along the footpath between Maypool Drive and Brentford Road in Reddish.

Officer contact: Andy Jopling, 0161 474 2414, andy.jopling@stockport.gov.uk    



11.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 382 KB

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

 

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

12.

Resident Parking Policy Update pdf icon PDF 269 KB

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

 

The Resident Parking Policy was updated at the December cabinet meeting. As part of that agreement it has been decided that a prioritised approach to the backlog of residents parking zone (RPZ)/ resident parking schemes (RPS) requests will be implemented. 

 

This report provides an update on the residents parking zones/ schemes.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note that preferred priorities with regards to the delivery of potential schemes within their area will be discussed at ward briefings and note the potential costs and the resource requirements for scheme delivery. 

 

Officer contact: Jon Brown on 07800 618197 or email: jon.brown@stockport.gov.uk