Agenda

Stepping Hill Area Committee
Tuesday, 5th November, 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.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 155 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 24 September 2019.

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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 Committee.

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4.

Community Engagement

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4.(i)

Chair's Announcements

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

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4.(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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4.(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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4.(iv)

Petitions

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

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4.(v)

Open Forum - Hazel Grove Carnival Association

Hazel Grove Carnival Association have given notice that they wish to address the Area Committee as part of the Open Forum arrangements to highlight the success of recent events.

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4.(vi)

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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Non-Executive Business

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5.

Development Applications

There are no development applications to consider.

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6.

Planning Appeals, Enforcement appeals and Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 91 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 Stepping Hill 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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7.

Road Safety around Schools - The Fairway pdf icon PDF 192 KB

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

 

The report sets out the outcome of a consultation exercise for proposals as part of the Road Safety Around Schools initiative for Fairway Primary School. The report also seeks approval for the introduction of speed cushions, Traffic Regulation Orders (TROs), associated signage and widened footways with dropped pedestrian crossing points.

 

The Area Committee is asked to consider and approve the proposals for the Road Safety around Schools – The Fairway Primary School scheme as shown on drawing no. D/0305/2400/001-02 and the additional proposals as shown in Drawing No. D/0305-32/2400/001-01 to be implemented as funding allows and 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 orders set out in the report being made.

 

Officer contact: Pam Hibbert, 0161 474 4840, pam.hibbert@stockport.gov.uk

 

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8.

Broadway, Offerton pdf icon PDF 221 KB

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

 

The reports sets out proposals for the construction of a walkway over a grass verge on Broadway in Offerton to improve accessibility for residents. The scheme is projected to cost £970 to be funded from the Area Committee’s delegated budget.

 

The Area Committee is invited to consider the proposals set out in the report and the attached plan.

 

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

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9.

Street Lighting Nelson Street pdf icon PDF 227 KB

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

 

The reports set out a proposal to upgrade the decorative lanterns on Nelson Street, Hazel Grove at a cost of £2,263.41 to be funded from the Area Committee delegated budget.

 

The Area Committee is invited to consider funding the upgrade scheme.

 

Officer contact: Andy Jopling, 0161 474 2414, andy.jopling@stockport.gov.uk

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10.

Wensley Drive, Hazel Grove pdf icon PDF 223 KB

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

 

The report sets out proposals to extend No Waiting at Any Time restrictions on Wensley Drive in Hazel Grove in order to reduce conflict between traffic turning in / out of Chester Road at the same time. The proposal would cost £760 from the Ward Delegated Budget.

 

The Area Committee is asked to recommend that the Cabinet Member for Sustainable Stockport 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 can be made:

 

Extend No Waiting at Any Time:

 

Wensley Drive

 

Both sides from a point 10 metres from the Easterly kerb line of Chester Road for a distance of 5 metres in an Easterly direction.

 

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

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11.

Appointment of Councillor to lay a wreath at Hazel Grove War Memorial on Sunday, 10 November 2019. pdf icon PDF 141 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

The Area Committee is invited to nominate a councillor to lay a wreath on behalf of the Council at Hazel Grove War Memorial on Sunday, 10 November 2019.

 

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

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12.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 208 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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