Agenda

Central Stockport Area Committee
Thursday, 22nd April, 2021 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. 

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 11 March 2021.

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 or issues.

4.(ii)

Neighbourhood Policing

Councillors and members of the public are invited to raise neighbourhood policing issues with local 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)

Petitions

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

4.(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.

Non-Executive Business

5.

Development Applications

There are currently no development applications to consider.

6.

PLANNING APPEALS, ENFORCEMENT APPEALS & ENFORCEMENT NOTICES pdf icon PDF 53 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

 

Executive Business

7.

Call for Brownfield Sites 2021 pdf icon PDF 90 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) & Deputy Chief Executive.

 

The report confirms that the Council has launched a “call for brownfield sites” to support work on our new Local Plan.  This briefing note provides more information on the activities taking place to promote the current call for brownfield sites exercise.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report and encourage local residents to get involved.

 

Officer contact: Emma Curle on 0161 474 3542 or email emma.curle@stockport.gov.uk

8.

Derelict Sites in the Edgeley and Cheadle Heath Ward

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

 

The report sets out the current situation with regard to derelict sites in the Edgeley and Cheadle Heath Ward, including, Lesley Wright House on Stockport Road, the corner of Kent Road/Stockport Road, Cheadle Heath and the Springmount Mill site.

9.

Resident Parking Policy Update pdf icon PDF 269 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

 

The Resident Parking Policy was updated at the December Cabinet meeting. AS part of that agreement it has been decided that a prioritised approach to the backlog of residents parking zone (RPZ)/resident parking schemes (RPS) requests will be implemented.

 

This report provides an update on the residents parking zones/schemes.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note that preferred priorities with regard to the delivery of potential schemes within their area will be discussed at ward briefings and note the potential costs and the resource requirements for scheme delivery.

 

Officer Contact: Jon Brown on 07800 618197 or email: jon.brown@stockport.gov.uk

 

 

10.

Bramhall Lane - Traffic Update pdf icon PDF 611 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

 

Ward Councillors have requested a report regarding traffic and speed of vehicles on Bramhall Lane. This report seeks to provide an update on actions to assess the level of speeding through the shopping area; an update on the installation of the planned Speed Indicator Device (SID), and a proposed approach to developing an active neighbourhood scheme in the area.

 

The Area Committee is requested to:-

 

·         Note the update provided regarding the recent speed surveys

·         Note the update provided regarding the SID

·         Note the proposed approach to exploring an active neighbourhood in the area and meet with Officers to provide support in identifying local stakeholders and interested parties for involvement in initial scoping discussions.

 

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

11.

Booth Street / Bergara Close - Traffic Regulation Order pdf icon PDF 236 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

The report seeks approval to implement a Traffic Regulation Order to install No Waiting at Any time at the turning head of Bergara Close to aid turning at this point for large vehicles and approval to implement a Traffic Regulation Order to include Bergara Close in the Match Day Event Parking Zone 4.

The Area Committee is recommended to approve the statutory legal advertising of 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: Gillian Kidd on 0161 474 4848 or email: gillian.kidd@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

12.

Hollywood Park/Grenville Street/Bloom Street junction - Bollards and Access Protection Markings pdf icon PDF 222 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

 

The report seeks approval to install seven bollard posts on the footway at the crossing point of Grenville Street/Bloom Street and install access protection markings across the uncontrolled pedestrian crossing on Grenville Street to prevent parking on the footway.

 

The Area Committee is requested to approve the installation of bollards set out in Appendix A to the report and shown on Drawing No. NM18-6346-00.

 

Officer Contact: Gillian Kidd on 0161 474 4848 or email: gillian.kidd@stockport.gov.uk

 

Additional documents:

13.

Stockport Road/Sandown Road, Edgeley - Bollards pdf icon PDF 222 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

 

The report seeks approval to install six bollards on both sides of the controlled crossing point of the footway on Stockport Road, between Sandown Rd/Kent Road, to prevent overrunning of the footway in order to park on the footway.

 

The Area Committee is requested to approve the installation of bollards as set out in Appendix A to the report.

 

Officer Contact: Gillian Kidd on 0161 474 4848 or email: gillian.kidd@stockport.gov.uk

 

Additional documents:

14.

St Lesmo Road, Edgeley - Bollards pdf icon PDF 221 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

 

The report seek approval to install six bollards around the left hand side of the junction of St Lesmo Road and Edgeley Road in order to protect pedestrians and assets.

 

The Area Committee is requested to approve the installation of bollards as set out in Appendix A to the report and shown on Drawing No. NM1-6343-00.

 

Officer Contact: Gillian Kidd on 0161 474 4848 or email: gillian.kidd@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

15.

Edgeley Fold, Edgeley - Bollards pdf icon PDF 221 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

 

The report sets out a proposal to install nine bollard posts on the footway to the right of the crossing point of Edgeley Fold / Edgeley Road and to extend the access protection markings on the opposite side of the road to join the small gap between them.

 

The Area Committee is requested to approve the installation of the bollards set out in appendix A to the report.

 

Officer Contact: Gillian Kidd on 0161 474 4848 or email: gillian.kidd@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

16.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 179 KB

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

 

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