Agenda

Werneth Area Committee
Monday, 10th December, 2018 6.00 pm

Venue: Dining Room - Woodley Civic Hall. View directions

Contact: Damian Eaton  (0161 474 3207)

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Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 72 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 5 November 2018.

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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.

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3.

Urgent Decisions

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

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4.

Community Engagement

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4.(i)

Chair's Announcements

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

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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.

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4.(iii)

Public Realm

The local 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.

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4.(iv)

Petitions

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

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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.

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4.(vi)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Friends of Romiley Station pdf icon PDF 562 KB

To consider an application received on behalf of the Friends of Romiley Station for a grant of £88 towards the cost of printing.

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Non-Executive Business

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5.

Development Applications

There are currently no development applications to consider.

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6.

Planning Appeals, Enforcement Appeals and Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 77 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

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 Werneth Area Committee area.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

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

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7.

Review of Polling Districts, Polling Places and Polling Stations pdf icon PDF 53 KB

To consider a report of the Returning Officer.

 

To seek Area Committee views on the proposed polling arrangements within the area in order to inform the Council meeting’s determination of polling districts, polling places and polling stations for forthcoming elections.  The proposed arrangements have taken into consideration the comments of the Area Committee expressed at its last meeting.


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

 

Officer contact: Caroline Bell on 0161 474 3173 or email: caroline.bell@stockport.gov.uk

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Executive Business

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8.

Stockport Homes Ltd: Neighbourhood Area Annual Report pdf icon PDF 229 KB

To consider a report of the Chief Executive, Stockport Homes Ltd.

 

The report provides an update on the progress of the delivery of Stockport Homes’ Neighbourhood Action Plans.

 

The Area Committee are invited to consider and comment on the report.

 

Officer contact: Rebecca Cullen on 474 4372 or email: rebecca.cullen@stockporthomes.org

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9.

Highways Maintenance Local Initiative Report - New gate for Braddon Road Allotments pdf icon PDF 88 KB

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

 

The report details a proposal to replace the old main gate at Braddon Road Allotments, Woodley.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the replacement of the main gate at Braddon Road Allotments, Woodley at a cost of £1,250 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Bredbury & Woodley ward allocation).

 

Officer contact: Jacky Budd on 474-3332 or email: jacky.budd@stockport.gov.uk

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10.

Higher Bents Lane pdf icon PDF 78 KB

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

 

The report details a proposal to improve the number of dropped kerb crossing facilities in the Higher Bents Lane area, following an approved feasibility report which was undertaken in response to concerns raised regarding suitable routes for mobility scooter users.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the proposed scheme at a total cost of £19,985.08 to be funded jointly from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (£19,135.08 from the Bredbury Green & Romiley ward allocation) and the Highway Improvement Programme (£850).

 

Officer contact: Julie Pelham on 0161 474 4846 or email: julie.pelham@stockport.gov.uk

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11.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 103 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: Damian Eaton on 0161 474 3207 or email: damian.eaton@stockport.gov.uk

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