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Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

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Information about Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

AREA COMMITTEE NEWS

 

The Area Committee meets on Monday 25th September at 6.00pm in the Town Hall, Stockport. It’s a busy agenda – Councillors will consider ward funding applications from Reddish North End Football Club and the ABC Group and a presentation on the SEMMMS Refresh Strategy. There are also two planning applications - one for the demolition of all structures on site and the erection of a car showroom at the former Brighton Road Industrial Estate and a second for a residential development comprising of 14 dwellings on land at Harrogate Road, North Reddish.

 

The Area Committee will also nominate Councillors to lay wreaths at the Remembrance Sunday Services at the Heaton Mersey, St Paul’s and Reddish War Memorials. The services take place on Sunday 12 November 2017.

 

You can view the full agenda by clicking the link at the top of the page and can follow the meeting live by clicking on ‘webcasting’ under related links!

 

About the Area Committee

The Heatons & Reddish Area Committee represents the wards of Heatons North, Heatons South, Reddish North and Reddish South.

 

Public Questions

At area committees members of the public have the opportunity to ask questions about any matters within the Area Committee’s powers (except on legal or confidential matters). You can submit a question and view the Code of Practice using the online question form.

 

Ward Funding

The Council has delegated £3000 to each ward to allow Community Groups and other non-commercial organisations to apply for contributions toward funding for projects within the community.

 

The fund is administered by the Democratic Services Manager in consultation with the Ward Councillors.  A copy of the application form and associated guidance is available on our Ward Funding page.

 

Planning Matters
Area Committee have powers to deal with certain types of planning applications, and Councillors have the power to call up applications that are ordinarily dealt with by planning officers, to be considered and determined by the Area Committee.

 

Members of the public also have the opportunity to address the Committee during consideration of a planning application for a total of 3 minutes. One person will be permitted to address the Area Committee for 3 minutes in objection to the application and one person for 3 minutes in support of the application.

 

If you wish to speak on a planning application it is advisable that you arrive 5 minutes prior to the commencement of the meeting in order to inform the Democratic Services Officer.

 

Open Forum

In addition, the Area Committee operates Open Forum arrangements which allow groups to make presentations to the Committee on issues that effect the local community.  The Open Forum is governed by the Code of Practice.