Agenda and minutes

Town Centre - M60 Gateway Task Force
Tuesday, 11th February, 2020 6.00 pm

Venue: Meeting Room 6, Town Hall

Contact: David Clee  0161 474 3137

Items
No. Item

1.

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To approve as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting held on 19 November 2019.

Minutes:

The Minutes (copies of which had been circulated) of the meeting held on 19 November 2019 were approved as a correct record.

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.

Minutes:

Councillors and Officers were invited to declare any interests which they had in any of the agenda items for the meeting.

 

The following interests were declared:-

 

Personal Interests

 

Councillor Andy Sorton

 

That part of agenda item 6 ‘Town Centre Programme Update’ relating to Merseyway an employee of Royal Mail.

 

Paul Richards and Pam Smith

Agenda item 6 - ‘Town Centre Programme Update’ as members of the Board of the Stockport Town Centre West Mayoral Development Corporation.

 

 

Paul Richards and Caroline Simpson

Agenda item 6 - ‘Town Centre Programme Update’ as Directors of Stockport Exchange Phase 2 Limited and the Stockport Hotel Management Company Limited Board.

 

Personal and Prejudicial Interests

 

Councillor

Interest

 

 

Mark Hunter, Mike Hurleston and Elise Wilson.

Agenda item 6 - ‘Town Centre Programme Update’ as members of the Board of the Stockport Town Centre West Mayoral Development Corporation.

 

It was noted that the Standards Committee had approved a dispensation to enable those councillors who were members of the Board of the Stockport Town Centre West Mayoral Development Corporation and who would otherwise have a personal and prejudicial interest in the matter being discussed to take part in the debate and vote at the meeting.

 

3.

Exclusion of the Public and the Public Interest Test

To consider whether it is in the public interest to exclude the public during consideration of agenda items 4, 5 and 6 which contains information ‘not for publication’ by virtue of Category 3 ‘Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority)’ as set out in the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).

Minutes:

RESOLVED – That it is in the public interest to exclude the public during the consideration of the following agenda items which contain information ‘not for publication’ by virtue of Category 3 ‘Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority)’ as set out in the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended):-

 

Item 4 – Greater Manchester Infrastructure Plan (GMIP) Case Study

Item 5 – Weir Mill

Item 6 – Town Centre Programme Update

 

4.

Greater Manchester Infrastructure Plan (GMIP) Case Study

To consider a presentation from the Corporate Director for Place Management and Regeneration/WSP

Minutes:

The Corporate Director for Place Management and Regeneration made a presentation on the Greater Manchester Infrastructure (GMIP) Case Study resulting from engagement with the Council and key stakeholders in order to ensure a shared vision for the realistic, deliverable infrastructure provision across Stockport Town Centre and Town Centre West and the establishment of a clear set of objectives for infrastructure investment and delivery across the area.

 

RESOLVED – That the presentation be noted.

 

5.

Weir Mill

To consider a presentation from the Corporate Director for Place Management and Regeneration

 

Minutes:

The Director of Development and Regeneration made a presentation updating the Task Force on the situation with regard to Weir Mill.

 

RESOLVED – That the presentation be noted.

6.

Town Centre Programme Update

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

 

The report provides an update on the Town Centre Programme since the last meeting of the Task Force.

 

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

 

 

 

Minutes:

The Director of Development and Regeneration submitted a report (copies of which had been circulated) providing an update on the key town centre projects and supporting activity since the last meeting of the Task Force.

 

RESOLVED – That the report be noted.