Agenda

Werneth Area Committee
Monday, 23rd September, 2019 6.00 pm

Venue: Dining Room - Woodley Civic Hall

Contact: Damian Eaton  (0161 474 3207)

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 193 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 12 August 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 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.

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 - The Salvation Army, Stockport Citadel pdf icon PDF 446 KB

To consider an application from The Salvation Army, Stockport Citadel for a grant of £1,050 (£100 from this Area Committee) from the Ward Flexibility Fund towards the cost of a community carol service event.

Non-Executive Business

5.

Development Applications pdf icon PDF 65 KB

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 Werneth area.

 

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

5.(i)

DC072933 - 24 Central Drive, Romiley pdf icon PDF 169 KB

Replacement of existing dormer bedroom at front. Addition of another dormer bedroom at rear, replacing velux window/office area with dormer (retrospective).

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Planning & Highways Regulation Committee grants planning permission.

 

Officer contact: James Appleton on 0161 474 3576 or email: james.appleton@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

5.(ii)

DC074108 - Greave Primary School, Werneth Road, Woodley pdf icon PDF 256 KB

Erection of a wooden structure to be used as an outdoor learning facility/classroom as part of Forest Schools (retrospective).

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Planning & Highways Regulation Committee grants planning permission.

 

Officer contact: Karyn Clarke on 0161 474 3551 or email: karyn.clarke@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

6.

Planning Appeals, Enforcement Appeals & Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 93 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

Executive Business

7.

Speed Indicator Devices pdf icon PDF 222 KB

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

 

The purpose of this report is to update members on the operation of the Speed Indicator Devices operated by Road Safety on behalf of the Cabinet Member and the Area Committees.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Nick Whelan on 0161 474 4907 or email: nick.whelan@stockport.gov.uk

8.

Higher Bents Lane, Bollard Installation pdf icon PDF 286 KB

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

 

The report details a proposal for the installation of Middleton bollards to protect the pedestrian crossing point on Higher Bents Lane.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the installation of Middleton bollards to protect the pedestrian crossing point on Higher Bents Lane at a cost of £500 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Bredbury Green & Romiley ward allocation).

 

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

9.

Peak Bank, Bredbury pdf icon PDF 229 KB

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

 

The report details a proposal for introduction of a “No Waiting At Any Time”. Experimental Traffic Regulation Order on School Brow and Peak Bank, Bredbury.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Cabinet Member for Sustainable Stockport gives approval to the following scheme at a cost of £860 to be funded from the Strategic budget:-

 

School Brow (North East Side)

From a point 10 metres south east of the projected southern kerbline of Peak Bank, for a distance of 47 metres in a north westerly direction

 

Peak Bank (North Side)

From the intersection of the north eastern kerbline of School Brow for a distance of 15 metres in a north easterly direction

 

Peak Bank (South Side)

From the intersection of the north eastern kerbline of School Brow for a distance of 16.5 metres in a north easterly direction

 

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

Additional documents:

10.

Appointment of Councillors to lay wreaths at Remembrance Day Services pdf icon PDF 139 KB

To consider a report of the Democratic Services Manager.

 

The report requests the Area Committee to nominate Councillors to lay wreaths at Remembrance Day Services at Bredbury War Memorial and Romiley War Memorial on 10 November 2019.

 

The Area Committee is requested to nominate Councillors.

 

Officer contact: Damian Eaton on 474 3207 or email: damian.eaton@stockport.gov.uk

11.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 206 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

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