Agenda

Marple Area Committee
Wednesday, 29th January, 2020 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 222 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 11 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.

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.

5.

Development Applications

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 on any planning issues relevant to the Marple area.

 

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

 

5.(i)

DC073643 - 85 Cote Green Road pdf icon PDF 467 KB

(i)            DC073643 – 85 Cote Green Road, Marple Bridge, Stockport SK6 5EN

 

            Demolition of existing bungalow and detached garage and construct a new sustainable contemporary two-storey dwelling. (Replacement 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:

5.(ii)

DC075172 - Warren Lodge, Montagu Street pdf icon PDF 251 KB

(i)            DC075172 – Warren Lodge, Montagu Street, Compstall, Stockport, SK6 5JE

 

Construction of detached garage ancillary to main house.

 

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:

6.

Community Engagement (continued)

6.(i)

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.(ii)

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.(iii)

Petitions

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

6.(iv)

Open Forum - District Centres Update

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

 

The report builds on the recent Scrutiny review into the health and prosperity of the borough’s District Centres and is seeking early views from Members to shape a future programme of work that will feed into the Council’s Local Plan and future delivery of regeneration and investment.

 

The report also proposes a number of proposals that could be implemented quickly whilst further engagement takes place over the coming months.

 

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

 

Officer Contact: Paul Richards on 0161 474 2940 or email: paul.richards@stockport.gov.uk

 

6.(v)

Ward Flexibility Funding

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

7.

Planning Appeals, Enforcement Appeals & Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 60 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 hearing for planning appeals; and enforcement action within the Marple Area Committee area.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Vicki Bates, 0161 474 3219 or email: vicki.bates@stockport.gov.uk

Executive Business

8.

Mayor’s Cycling and Walking Challenge Fund – Hazel Grove Links pdf icon PDF 198 KB

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

 

This report details the results of a consultation on the Mayor’s Challenge Fund proposals (A-I) below for improvements to:

 

A - A footpath linking Lowick Close with Hatherlow Lane;

B - Paths in Torkington Park;

C - Filter point on Mill Lane

D - Filter points on Wild Street;

E - Filter point on Neville Street;

F - The junction of Hazelwood Road and Torkington Road;

G - Footpath 77 from Sandown Road to the A6;

H - A crossing point on Chester Road close to Hazel Grove Station;

I - Minor improvements at Mill Lane / A6 / New Moor Lane junction and A6 / Mount Pleasant Toucan crossing.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to:-

 

(1) Note that following the consultation it is recommended to proceed with Proposals A,B,C,D,E,F,H & I.

 

(2) That it be recommended that Proposal G be reviewed in light of comments received to consider potential alternatives and those findings will be presented to a future meeting of this committee following further public engagement.

 

(3) Recommend that the Cabinet Member for Economy & Regeneration gives approval to the implementation of the schemes A,B,C,D,E,F,H & I described in this report and the legal advertising of the traffic regulation orders detailed within Appendix 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.

 

(4) Give approval to the Bridleway Creation Order contained in Appendix B of the report.

 

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

Additional documents:

9.

Mayor’s Cycling and Walking Challenge Fund – Bramhall Park to A6 pdf icon PDF 459 KB

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

 

The Area Committee is requested to consider the contents of the report, noting the results of the recent consultation exercise carried out with residents and businesses around the Stepping Hill and Bramhall areas and to recommend that the Cabinet Member  for Economy & Regeneration gives approval to the proposed measures and associated traffic regulation orders.

 

The Area Committee is requested to comment on the report and recommend that the Cabinet Member  for Economy & Regeneration gives approval to the implementation of the scheme and the legal advertising of the traffic regulation orders contained in Appendix 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.

 

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

 

Additional documents:

10.

Proposed Traffic Regulation Orders Edwards Way, Marple pdf icon PDF 226 KB

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

 

The report sets out the introduction of a “No Waiting At Any Time” Traffic Regulation Order on Edwards Way.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the legal advertising of the following traffic regulation orders contained within the report 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 £700 to be funded by the development, at no cost to the delegated budget.

 

Proposed “No Waiting At Any Time”

 

Edwards Way (both sides)

From a point 12 metres North West of the western kerb line of Hibbert Lane, for a distance of 13 metres in a north westerly direction.

 

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

Additional documents:

11.

Application for the Use of Parks

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

11.(i)

Parks Use Application - Marple Carnival and Brabyns Funfare 2020 pdf icon PDF 197 KB

The report details an application received from Marple Carnival Charities Committee to hold their annual Carnival event at Marple Memorial Park and Brabyns Park. The Carnival and small fairground will take place on Saturday 20th June 2020 at Marple Memorial Park with the larger fairground taking place at Brabyns Park from Thursday 18th June 2020 – Sunday 21st June 2020. Permission has been requested to use both Parks on these dates.

 

The Area Committee is requested to determine the application.

 

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

Additional documents:

12.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 204 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 Area Committee’s delegated budget.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Charles Yankiah, 0161 474 3206 charles.yankiah@stockport.gov.uk

13.

Date of Next Meeting

Wednesday, 11 March 2020