Agenda

Central Stockport Area Committee
Thursday, 26th September, 2019 6.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 2, Town Hall. View directions

Contact: David Clee  (0161 474 3137)

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 148 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 15 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 Area Committee.

4.

Community Engagement

4.(i)

Chair's Announcements

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

4.(ii)

Neighbourhood Policing

Councillors and members of the public are invited to raise neighbourhood policing issues with the Neighbourhood Policing Team.

4.(iii)

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.(iv)

Public Realm

The local Public Realm Inspector will attend the meeting to provide an update on matters raised at previous committee meetings. Councillors and members of the public are invited to raise issues affecting local environment quality.

4.(v)

Petitions

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

4.(vi)

Open Forum - Rising Stars NW CIC

A representative from the Rising Stars group will attend the meeting to discuss the work of the organisation and the impact they are having in Stockport and specifically in the Central Stockport area.

Non-Executive Business

5.

Development Applications pdf icon PDF 142 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 area.

 

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

 

(to begin no earlier than 6.30pm)

5.(i)

DC/073258 - Land rear of 178 to 184 Lowndes Lane, Offerton pdf icon PDF 583 KB

Erection of five houses.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to grant planning permission subject to conditions.

 

Officer Contact: Andrew Cotton on 0161 474 3622 or email: andrew.cotton@stockport.gov.uk

 

Additional documents:

5.(ii)

DC/073476 - 29 Hanson Mews, Offerton, Stockport pdf icon PDF 234 KB

Change of use from dwelling to children’s home (maximum 2 children and 2 carers).

 

The Area Committee is recommended to grant planning permission.

 

Officer Contact: Andrew Cotton on 0161 474 3622 or email: andrew.cotton@stockport.gov.uk

 

Additional documents:

6.

Planning Appeals, Enforcement Appeals & Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 104 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 Central Stockport Area Committee area.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

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

 

7.

Permanent Change of Polling Station - Manor Ward, Polling Station VB pdf icon PDF 63 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

The report seeks the views of the Area Committee on a proposal for a permanent change of polling station for all future elections in Manor Ward, Polling District VB.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to comment on the proposed amendment to the Council’s polling arrangements.

 

Officer Contact: Caroline Bell on 0161 474 3173 or email: caroline.bell@stockport.gov.uk

 

Executive Business

8.

Davenport and Cale Green – Proposed Permit Parking Zone pdf icon PDF 192 KB

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

 

The report presents the findings from a consultation undertaken in June and July 2019 on a proposed Permit Parking scheme in Davenport and Cale Green, and seeks approval to implement the proposed scheme.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to implement the proposed zonal scheme on a pilot basis, comprising the updates referred to in Section 7 of the report.

 

Officer Contact: Eraina Smith on 0161 474 4911 or email: eraina.smith@stockport.gov.uk

 

Additional documents:

9.

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

10.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 174 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 ward flexibility funding. The report also includes the current position on the ward delegated budgets.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer Contact: David Clee on 0161 474 3137 or email: david.clee@stockport.gov.uk