Agenda

Stepping Hill Area Committee
Tuesday, 11th June, 2019 6.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 2, Town Hall. View directions

Contact: Jonathan Vali  (0161 474 3201)

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Items
No. Item

1.

Election of Chair

To elect a Chair of the Area Committee for the period until the next Annual Council Meeting.

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2.

Appointment of Vice-Chair

To appoint a Vice-Chair of the Area Committee for the period until the next Annual Council Meeting.

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3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 68 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 9 April 2019.

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4.

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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5.

Urgent Decisions

To report any urgent action taken under the Constitution since the last meeting of the Area Committee.

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6.

Community Engagement

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6.(i)

Chair's Announcements

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

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6.(ii)

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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6.(iii)

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.

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6.(iv)

Petitions

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

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6.(v)

Open Forum - Proposals to improve air quality for Greater Manchester pdf icon PDF 2 MB

A representative of the Corporate Director for Place Management & Regeneration will attend the meeting and make a presentation about the consultation on the Greater Manchester Clean Air Plan proposals that the Cabinet signed up to in March 2019.

 

More information can be found at www.cleanairgm.com  

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7.

Area Flexibility Funding

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

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7.(i)

Area Flexibility Funding - Natalie's Dance Creative pdf icon PDF 1 MB

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8.

Area Flexibility Funding - Sheba Arts pdf icon PDF 231 KB

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9.

Development Applications pdf icon PDF 45 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 Stepping Hill Area Committee area.

 

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

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9.(i)

DC/070879 - Nexperia, Pepper Road, Hazel Grove pdf icon PDF 130 KB

An extension to the existing car park on site to create 160 additional car parking spaces, providing parking for 412 vehicles; erection of lighting and fencing; extension of the current bike shed to create 60 more spaces; and erection of a new smoking shelter.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to approve planning permission subject to the conditions outlined in the report.

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10.

Planning Appeals, Enforcement Appeals & Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 58 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 Werneth Area Committee area.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

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

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Executive Business

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11.

Highways and Traffic Ward Spokespersons pdf icon PDF 31 KB

The Area Committee is invited to nominate Ward Spokespersons with whom the Corporate Director for Place Management & Regeneration can consult on highway maintenance and traffic management matters.

 

A copy of the Ward Spokesperson Protocol approved by the Area Committee at its meeting on 23 May 2011 is attached for information.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to nominate Ward Spokespersons in accordance with the Protocol.

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12.

Road Safety Around Schools - Fairway Primary School pdf icon PDF 105 KB

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

 

The report sets out the outcomes of a consultation exercise for Road Safety Around Schools – Fairway Primary School and to seeks approval for the introduction of speed cushions, dropped pedestrian crossing points and pencil bollards.

 

The Area Committee is asked to consider and approve the proposals for Road Safety Around Schools – The Fairway Primary School scheme as shown on drawing number 0307_FP_001.

 

Officer contact: Gavin Lightbown, 0161 474 2079, gavin.lightbrown@stockport.gov.uk

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13.

Norwood Road, Great Moor pdf icon PDF 86 KB

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

 

The report proposes the revocation of a redundant order for disabled parking (Blue Badge Holders Only) on Norwood Road in Great Moor.

 

The Area Committee is invited to approve the legal advertising of the following Traffic Regulation Order and subject to no objections being received within 21 days from the advertisement date the following order be made as advertised:

 

Revoke Disabled Parking (Blue Badge Holders Only):

 

Norwood Road:

 

North West side from a point 3 metres South West of the projected South Westerly building line of No. 20 for a distance of 6.6 metres in a North Easterly direction.

 

Officer contact: Max Townsend, 0161 474 4861, max.townsend@stockport.gov.uk

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14.

A6 London Road

To respond to several traffic-related issues raised at this Committee at its meeting in December 2018.

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15.

Swanage Avenue, Offerton

This item has been placed on the agenda at the request of Councillor Meikle

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16.

Mobile Speed Indicator Sign

This item has been placed on the agenda at the request of Councillor Meikle

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17.

Lisburne Lane Laybys

This item has been placed on the agenda at the request of the Chair.

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18.

Nominations to Outside Bodies pdf icon PDF 77 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

The Area Committee is invited to consider the nomination of councillors to represent the Council on the Hazel Grove Community Association.

 

Officer contact: Jonathan Vali, 0161 474 3201, jonathan.vali@stockport.gov.uk

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19.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 113 KB

To consider a report of the Democratic Services Manager.

 

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 highway and traffic management delegated budget.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Jonathan Vali, 0161 474 3201, jonathan.vali@stockport.gov.uk

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