Agenda

Werneth Area Committee
Monday, 27th January, 2020 6.00 pm

Venue: Dining Room - Woodley Civic Hall

Contact: Damian Eaton  (0161 474 3207)

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 143 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 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)

Area Flexibility Funding

To consider any applications for Area Flexibility Funding or to receive feedback from organisations who have received funding.

Non-Executive Business

5.

Development Applications

There are currently no development applications to consider.

6.

Planning Appeals, Enforcement Appeals & Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 96 KB

Executive BsiTo 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.

Mayor’s Cycling and Walking Challenge Fund – Lower Bredbury to Brinnington – Multi User Path pdf icon PDF 194 KB

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

 

The report details the results of a consultation on the Mayor’s Challenge Fund (MCF) proposal for creation and upgrading of foot and cycle routes between Lower Bredbury and Brinnington including creation of a Bridleway.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to:-

 

(1) Consider the contents of the report, noting the results of the recent consultation exercise carried out with residents and businesses in the Brinnington and Bredbury areas.

 

(2) Authorise the Council to enter into a dedication agreement with private landowners to create a public right of way (bridleway) to enable adoption by the Council and to authorise/approve the Council to designate a public right of way (bridleway) across Council land as detailed in Appendix C of this report.

 

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

Additional documents:

8.

Highfield Avenue, Bredbury pdf icon PDF 225 KB

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

 

The report details a proposal for the introduction of a “No Waiting At Any Time” Traffic Regulation Order on Highfield Avenue, Bredbury following concerns raised by residents and motorists, regarding inconsiderate parking at the junction of Highfield Avenue and Harrytown. Observations confirmed motor vehicles parking on Highfield Avenue too close to the junction, causing reduced visibility and safety concerns for motorists’ trying to negotiate the junction.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Cabinet Member for Sustainable Stockport gives approves the legal advertising of the following Traffic Regulation Order 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 £760 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Bredbury Green & Romiley ward allocation):-

 

Proposed “No Waiting At Any Time”

 

Harrytown (West side) - From a point 7 metres south of the southern kerb line of Highfield Avenue, for a distance of 28 metres in a northerly direction.

 

Highfield Avenue (both sides) - From the intersection of the western kerb line of Harrytown, for a distance of 19 metres in a westerly direction.

 

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

Additional documents:

9.

Howard Close, Romiley pdf icon PDF 227 KB

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

 

The report details a proposal for the introduction of a “No Waiting At Any Time” Traffic Regulation Order on Howard Close, Romiley following concerns raised by residents and motorists due to inconsiderate parking at the junction of Green Lane/ Howard Close. Motor vehicles were parking too close to the junction reducing visibility, causing a safety concern for motorists negotiating the junction.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the following Traffic Regulation Order. 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 £760 to be funded form the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Bredbury Green & Romiley ward allocation):-

 

Proposed “No Waiting At Any Time”

 

Howard Close (Both sides) - From the intersection of the northern kerb line of Green Lane for a distance of 10 metres in a northerly direction

 

Green Lane (North Side) - From a point 9 metres west of the projected western kerb line of Howard Close, for a distance of 22 metres in a south easterly direction.

 

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

Additional documents:

10.

Westfield Drive, Harrisons Drive, Woodley pdf icon PDF 229 KB

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

 

The report details a proposal for the introduction of a “No Waiting At Any Time” Traffic Regulation Order on Westfield Drive, Harrisons Drive, Woodley following concerns raised by residents and motorists, regarding inconsiderate parking close to the junction of Westfield Drive/Pennine Road. Observations confirmed parked motor vehicles were causing reduced visibility and safety concerns for motorists’ negotiating the junction. During the feasibility study of Westfield Drive, Network Management Officers noted concerns of the same nature at the junction of Harrisons Drive/Pennine Road.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the legal advertising of the following scheme, 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 £960 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Bredbury & Woodley ward allocation):-

 

Proposed ‘No Waiting At Any Time’

 

Pennine Road  (South West side) - From a point 10 metres north west of the northern kerb line of Westfield Drive, for a distance of 31 metres in a south easterly direction.

 

Westfield Drive (North Side) - From the intersection of the south western kerb line of Pennine Road, for a distance of 17 metres in a westerly direction.

 

Westfield Drive (South Side)  - From the intersection of the south western kerb line of Pennine Road, for a distance of 19 metres in a westerly direction.

 

Proposed ‘No Waiting At Any Time’

 

Pennine Road (North East Side) - From a point 10 metres north west of the north westerly kerb line of Harrisons Drive, for a distance of 27 metres in a south easterly direction.

 

Harrison’s Drive (Both sides) - From the intersection of the north eastern kerb line of Pennine Road, for a distance of 10 metres in a north easterly direction

 

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

Additional documents:

11.

Parks Event Application - Romiley Community Fun Day 20th June 2020 pdf icon PDF 194 KB

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

 

The report details an application received from the Friends of Romiley Park to hold their annual Community Fun Day in the park on Saturday 20th June 2020 from 11am - 3pm, with access from 8am - 5pm.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to grant the application.

 

Officer contact: Jacky Budd on 0161 474 3332 or email: jacky.budd@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

12.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 182 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