Agenda

Central Stockport Area Committee
Thursday, 12th November, 2020 6.00 pm

Venue: Webcast - Remote Meeting. View directions

Contact: David Clee  (0161 474 3137)

Note: In the light of government guidance on social-distancing and the ongoing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, this meeting will be held remotely. The press and public are able to follow the proceedings by watching our live webcast of the meeting. You can do so following the directions above, or by clicking on View the Webcast below. 

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Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 159 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 1 October 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 Area Committee.

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4.

Community Engagement

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4.(i)

Chair's Announcements

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

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4.(ii)

Neighbourhood Policing

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

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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.

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4.(iv)

Petitions

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

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4.(v)

Open Forum - FRESH (Food Ready Every School Holiday)

A representative from FRESH (Food Ready Every School Holiday) will attend the meeting to outline the work of the organisation.

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Non-Executive Business

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5.

Development Applications pdf icon PDF 70 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 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)

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5.(i)

DC/076785 - Stockport College, Greek Street Campus, Greek Street, Stockport pdf icon PDF 451 KB

Development of Royal George Village comprising the demolition, refurbishment and change of use of existing buildings, together with new build to provide apartments (use Class C3), co-working office space (use Class B1) and flexible commercial space (use classes A1, A3, B1 and D1 and/or D2), together with new public realm and civic space, shared amenity space, landscaping, car parking, cycle parking, servicing and all other associated works.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend the Planning and Highways Regulation Committee to grant planning permission, subject to the completion of a Section 106 Agreement/Unilateral Undertaking.

 

Officer Contact: Mark Jordan on 0161 474 3557 or email: mark.jordan@stockport.gov.uk

 

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5.(ii)

DC/077008 - War Memorial Art Gallery, Stockport pdf icon PDF 275 KB

Landscaping works, including both hard and soft elements, together with new public realm, civic space, amenity space and all other associated works.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend the Planning and Highways Regulation Committee to grant planning permission, subject to the completion of a Unilateral Undertaking linking the delivery of the works to those forming planning application DC/076785.

 

Officer Contact: Mark Jordan on 0161 474 3557 or email: mark.jordan@stockport.gov.uk

 

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6.

Planning Appeals, Enforcement Appeals and Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 121 KB

To consider a report of the Strategic Head of Service & Monitoring Officer (Legal & Democratic Governance)

 

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

 

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Executive Business

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7.

GM Clean Air Plan: Consultation pdf icon PDF 95 KB

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

 

The report provides details relating to the consultation information for the statutory consultation on the Clean Air Plan (CAP) and the taxi and private hire common minimum licensing standards (MLS) asking Members to encourage people to participate in the consultation process.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Sue Stevenson on 0161 474 4351 or email: sue.stevenson@stockport.gov.uk   

 

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8.

One Stockport pdf icon PDF 114 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

The report provides an update to all members on the campaign to date, an outline of Phase 2 and also seeks to gain support from all ward committee areas and sets out how members and their communities can get involved going forward.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to:-

 

a)    Visit the campaign website (http://www.onestockport.co.uk) and follow the One Stockport social media channels on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

b)   Promote the campaign through local networks, encouraging others to visit the website and social media, and download the campaign toolkits.

c)    Share any positive local stories via getinvolved@onestockport.co.uk

d)   Provide advice and input on the proposed activities for Phase 2 and any local outlets or mechanisms which could be used to help further promote the campaign (e.g. local community groups or organisations, local social media groups, local influencers/leaders)

 

Officer contact: Amy Beasley, 0161 474 4596 or amy.beasley@stockport.gov.uk

 

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9.

Covent Garden Village, Stockport - Traffic Regulation Order pdf icon PDF 245 KB

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

 

The report sets out proposed experimental Traffic Regulation Orders relating to Covent Garden village in the town centre.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend the Cabinet Member for Sustainable Stockport to approve the Traffic Regulation Order set out in the report and, subject to no objections being received within twenty one days from the advertisement date, the Order be made.

 

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

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10.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 167 KB

To consider a report of the Strategic Head of Service & Monitoring Officer (Legal & Democratic Governance)

 

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 Area committee’s delegated budget.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

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

 

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11.

Toronto Road and Canada Street, Heaviley - Traffic Regulation Order pdf icon PDF 224 KB

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

 

The report sets out a revised proposal to introduce No Waiting at Any time restrictions at the junction of Toronto Road and Canada Street in Heaviley.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to approve the No Waiting At Any Time Traffic Regulation Order set out in the report and, subject to no objections being received within twenty one days from the advertisement date, the Order be made.

 

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

 

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