Agenda

Stepping Hill Area Committee
Tuesday, 10th March, 2020 6.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 2, Town Hall. View directions

Contact: Damian Eaton  (0161 474 3207)

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Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 204 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 28 January 2020.

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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)

Petitions

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

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4.(iv)

Neighbourhood Service Structure pdf icon PDF 425 KB

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

 

In January 2019 Area Committee was informed of the creation of the Neighbourhoods Team (appendix A). This report provides an update and outlines the duties of the officers within the team.

 

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

 

Officer contact: Ian Walmsley on 0161 474 4382 or email: ian.walmsley@stockport.gov.uk

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4.(v)

Open Forum - Friends of Woodsmoor Station

Andy Stobbie will attend the meeting to provide an update to the Area Committee on the activities of the Friends of Woodsmoor Station.

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4.(vi)

Ward Flexibility Funding - KIDS pdf icon PDF 549 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from ‘KIDS’ for a grant of £719 towards the cost of buying an iPad Pro.

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4.(vii)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Warren Wood Primary School pdf icon PDF 504 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from ‘Warren Wood Primary School’ for a grant of £867.91 towards the cost of buying a ‘school kit’.

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4.(viii)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Friends of Shahnameh pdf icon PDF 400 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding from the Friends of Shahnameh for a grant of £769 (£100 from this Area Committee) towards the cost of events for the local Persian community during the year, but particularly the annual celebration of The Book of Kings/ Shahnameh.

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4.(ix)

Ward Flexibility Funding - African Caribbean Community Association pdf icon PDF 796 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from the ‘African & Caribbean Community Association’ for a grant of £969.36 (£138.42 from this Area Committee) towards the cost of computer and projection equipment.

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4.(x)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Help the Hatters pdf icon PDF 558 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from ‘Help the Hatters’ for a grant of £1,000 (£142.23 from this Area Committee) towards the cost of a number of initiatives at Stockport County Football Club.

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4.(xi)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Fut5sport pdf icon PDF 403 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from the ‘Fut5sport’ for a grant of £1250 (£1250 from Offerton ward allocation) towards the cost of providing futsal classes, creating a futsal team, attending competitions, entering leagues and hosting competitions and providing further education through the FA.

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Non-Executive Business

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5.

Development Applications

There are no development applications to consider.

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6.

Planning Appeals, Enforcement Appeals & Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 90 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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Executive Business

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7.

Hempshaw Lane, Offerton pdf icon PDF 232 KB

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

 

The report details proposals for amended Traffic Regulation Orders on Hempshaw Lane, Offerton as part of the Battersby Hat Works Development.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the legal advertising of the following package of traffic regulations orders and, subject to the receipt of no objections within 21 days f the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the orders:-

 

Revoke No Waiting at Any Time

 

Hempshaw Lane (Stepping Hill Area Committee)

 

South Westerly side from a point 7 metres North West of the South Westerly kerb line of Garth Road for a distance of 12 metres in a North Westerly direction.

 

Southerly side from a point 7 metres East of the North Easterly kerb line of Garth Road for a distance of 24 metres in an Easterly direction.

 

Introduce No Waiting at Any Time (Central Stockport Area Committee)

 

Hattersby Lane

 

Both sides from the Northerly kerb-line of Hempshaw Lane for a distance of 10 metres in a Northerly direction (to tie in with existing).

 

Sydney Street

 

Both sides from the Northerly kerb line of Hempshaw lane for a distance of 5 metres   in a North Easterly direction.

 

Hempshaw Lane

 

North side from a point 1.5 metres West of the North Westerly kerb line of Sydney Street in an Easterly direction to a point 5 metres East of the South Easterly kerb line of Sydney Street.

 

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

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Magda Road, Eyam Grove & Hartington Road, Offerton pdf icon PDF 230 KB

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

 

The report details a proposal to introduce ‘No Waiting At Any Time’ traffic regulation orders on parts of Magda Road, Eyam Grove & Hartington Road in Offerton.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the legal advertising of the following package of traffic regulation orders and, subject to the receipt of no objections, the subsequent making of the orders at a cost of £800, to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Offerton ward allocation):-

 

No Waiting at Any Time:

 

Magda Road

 

South Westerly side from a point 10 metres South West of the South Westerly kerb line of Eyam Grove in a North Easterly direction to a point 10 metres North East of the North Easterly kerb line of Eyam Grove.

 

South Westerly side from the South Westerly kerb line of Hartington Road for a distance of 10 metres in a South Westerly direction.

 

Eyam Grove

 

Both sides from the South Westerly kerb line of Magda Road for a distance of 10 metres in a South Easterly direction.

 

Hartington Road

 

South Westerly side from the South Westerly kerb line of Magda Road for a distance of 10 metres in a South Easterly direction.

 

North Westerly side from a point level with the South Westerly building line of No. 28  in a South Westerly direction to the cul-de-sac end (Inc. Turning Head).

 

South Easterly side from a point 0.5 metres South West of the projected boundary line between Numbers 26 & 28 in South Westerly direction to the cul-de-sac end and to tie in with the above.

 

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

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9.

Applications for the Use of Parks

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

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9.(i)

Parks Event Application - The Beach at Torkington Park 2020 pdf icon PDF 195 KB

The report details an application from SKC Leisure to hold ‘The Beach comes to Hazel Grove’ at Torkington Park from 30 July until 9 August 2020 with access being required from 27 July until 11 August.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to grant the application.

 

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

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9.(ii)

Parks Event Application - Woodsmoor Classic Car Show pdf icon PDF 194 KB

The report details an application to hold the Woodsmoor Classic Car Show at Woodsmoor Playing Fields on Monday, 31 August 2020.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to grant the application.

 

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

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9.(iii)

Parks Event Application - Offerton 5 Mile Race pdf icon PDF 195 KB

The report details an application from Stockport Harriers and Atheltics Club to hold the ‘Offerton 5 Mile Race’ at Woodbank Memorial and Vernon Parks on Wednesday, 17 June 2020.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to grant the application.

 

Officer Contact: Kath Hughes on 0151 474 4418 or email: kath.hughes@stockport.gov.uk

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10.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 192 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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