Agenda

Marple Area Committee
Wednesday, 11th December, 2019 6.00 pm

Venue: Main Hall - Marple Senior Citizen's Hall

Contact: Charles Yankiah  (0161 474 3206)

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 144 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 6th November 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.

Non-Executive Business

During consideration of the agenda items below, the participation and contribution of members of the public is strictly restricted to registered speakers only.

4.

Development Applications pdf icon PDF 66 KB

To consider a report of the  Corporate Director for Place Management and 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 on any planning issues relevant to the Marple area.

 

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

4.(i)

DC073895 - Werneth Hall Farm, Cowlishaw Road, Romiley pdf icon PDF 408 KB

Extension of ancillary outbuilding (former barn) and conversion to dwelling.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to grant planning permission.

 

Officer contact: Dominic Harvey on 0161 474 3544 or email: dominic.harvey@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

4.(ii)

DC074338 & DC074339 - Canal & River Trust Yard, Church Street, Marple pdf icon PDF 579 KB

Redevelopment of Marple Yard comprising the change of use and conversion of the former canal warehouse for a mix of uses including cafe (Use Class A3) with shared space for heritage and visitor display/information, community meetings (Use Class D1) and ancillary gift shop on the ground floor, and wellbeing and fitness room for floor-based activities (Use Class D2) on the first floor, demolition of outbuildings and structures; erection of 7no. dwelling houses (Use Class C3) and a storage building incorporating a waterway service station, together with associated landscaping, parking and alterations to access road.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to grant planning permission.

 

Officer contact: Dominic Harvey on 0161 474 3544 or email: dominic.harvey@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

5.

Planning Appeals, Enforcement Appeals and Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 47 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 and informal hearings, progress on authorised enforcement action set out by area committee.

 

The Area Committee is requested to note the report.

 

Officer Contact: Vicki Bates on Tel: 0161 474 3183 or email: vicki.bates@stockport.gov.uk

Community Engagement Agenda Items

During consideration of the agenda items below, members of the public are welcome to engage with Councillors and Officers and contribute to any discussions.

6.

Community Engagement

6.(i)

Chair's Announcements

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

6.(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.

6.(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.

6.(iv)

Petitions

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

6.(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.

6.(vi)

Ward Flexibility Funding - English Knights Lacrosse pdf icon PDF 407 KB

To consider an application for a grant of £600 (£150 from this Area Committee) received from English Knights Lacrosse towards the cost of the purchase of playing kit.

6.(vii)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Age UK Stockport pdf icon PDF 428 KB

To consider an application for a grant of £1,320 (£440 from this Area Committee) received from Age UK Stockport towards the cost of facilitating community events.

6.(viii)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Young Caritas pdf icon PDF 481 KB

To consider an application for a grant of £450 (£50 from this Area Committee) received from Young Caritas towards the cost of holding a workshop event.

6.(ix)

Ward Flexibility Funding - High Lane Residents' Association pdf icon PDF 373 KB

To consider an application for a grant of £215.80 from this Area Committee received from High Lane Residents’ Association towards the cost of replacing broken broken planters, filling with good soil and planting small shrubs.

 

Executive Business

During consideration of the agenda items below, the participation and contribution from members of the public is at the discretion of the Chair.

7.

Proposed Traffic Regulation Orders A555 (A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road) pdf icon PDF 198 KB

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

 

The report details proposals for new traffic orders associated with proposed permanent speed limits on the recently constructed A555 and also other roads affected by the A6-MARR highway scheme (A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road). The new road (A555) now links Ringway Road West within Manchester City Council’s boundary to the new section of A6 constructed east of Buxton Road in Hazel Grove.

 

Sections of the A555 and associated approach /side roads that require speed limits which differ from the three national speed limits of 30mph, 60mph and 70mph where these would be considered inappropriate will be set (or re-set on existing sections) by Stockport Council as Lead Highway Authority in order to meet the local needs and conditions.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Cabinet Member for Sustainable Stockport gives approval to the legal advertising of the package of traffic regulation orders and associated revocations detailed at Appendix A and B of the report, and subject to the receipt of no objections within 21 days of the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the orders, to be funded from the existing budget for the A6-MARR scheme.

 

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

Additional documents:

8.

Applications for the Use of Parks

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

8.(i)

Park Use Application - Brabyns Park Adult Parkrun 2020 pdf icon PDF 211 KB

The report details an application received from Marple Parkrun to hold their free weekly Adult Parkrun at Brabyns Park from Saturday, 4 January 2020 until Saturday 30, January 2021. They will require access to the park between the hours of 8.30am – 10.00am each Saturday, with the actual run taking place from 9.00am where the runners will run along a predetermined and agreed route.

 

The Area Committee is requested to determine the application.

 

Officer Contact: Wayne Bardsley on Tel: 0161 474 2588 or email: wayne.bardsley@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

8.(ii)

Park Use Application - Brabyns Park Marple Junior Parkrun 2020 pdf icon PDF 211 KB

The report details an application received from Marple Junior Parkrun to hold their free weekly Junior Parkrun at Brabyns Park from week commencing Sunday, 5 January 2020 until Sunday, 31 January 2021. They will require access to the park between the hours of 8.00am – 9.50am each Sunday, where runners will run along a predetermined and agreed route.

 

The Area Committee is requested to determine the application.

 

Officer Contact: Wayne Bardsley on Tel: 0161 474 2588 or email: wayne.bardsley@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

9.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 193 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, 0161 474 stephen.fox@stockport.gov.uk