Decisions

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Decisions published

04/12/2019 - Nomination of LA School Governor(s) ref: 4216    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children, Family Services & Education

Decision published: 04/12/2019

Effective from: 11/12/2019

Decision:

The Cabinet Member for Children, Family Services & Education approved the nominated following person to the governing board vacancy at the school indicated :-

 

Cllr C Foster                 Priestnall School

Lead officer: Pam Dunham


25/11/2019 - Insurance Renewal Report ref: 4215    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Borough Treasurer

Decision published: 25/11/2019

Effective from: 25/11/2019

Decision:

The Borough Treasurer has given approval to the annual insurance premiums for the period 29 November 2019 to 28 November 2020.

Lead officer: John Pearsall


21/11/2019 - 1910 Leisure AMP Works - Design Services ref: 4214    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 25/11/2019

Effective from: 21/11/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has given approval to the appointment of AHR Building Consultancy for condition and improvement works within a number of Leisure Centres across the borough.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


21/11/2019 - 100 Merseyway AMI Ltd ref: 4213    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 25/11/2019

Effective from: 21/11/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has given consent to agree a new lease for 100 Merseyway on the terms as outlined in confidential appendix 1.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


21/11/2019 - Design, manufacture, installation, management and maintenance of digital advertising screens on agreed sites in Stockport Town Centre ref: 4211    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Corporate Director for Place Management & Regeneration

Decision published: 21/11/2019

Effective from: 21/11/2019

Decision:

The Corporate Director for Place and Borough Treasurer in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Economy & Regeneration agree to enter into a contract with Lucid Outdoor Ltd for the design, manufacture installation, management and maintenance of digital advertising screens on agreed sites in Stockport Town Centre.

 

Under this agreement the Council will own the two digital screens located in Merseyway and Redrock.

 

(Note: further information on the agreement is available in the confidential report attached)

Lead officer: Paul Richards


20/11/2019 - Land Adjoining Midway Public House, Newbridge Lane, Stockport ref: 4210    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 21/11/2019

Effective from: 20/11/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has given consent to the granting of a lease of land adjoining The Midway Public House on Newbridge Lane, Stockport to the current tenants of the adjoining public house, per the conditions set out in the confidential report.

 

(Note; the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


08/11/2019 - Daw Bank Offices ref: 4200    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 08/11/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has given authority for property guardians to be based at Daw Bank Officers following their acquisition by the Council for future regeneration.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


30/10/2019 - Licence to Underlet - Units 5/6 Greyhound Industrial Estate ref: 4199    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has given authority to issue consent to the under letting to Howden Joinery Properties Limited of units 5/6 Greyhound Industrial Estate and to the request to carry out alterations.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


30/10/2019 - Brookfield Close ref: 4198    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has appointed J R Foy & Son Ltd as contractor to undertake alterations to a property on Brookfield Close to provide additional bedroom capacity for fostering. The award was made after a competitive process.


The funding for the works is from the Council’s Children’s Reserve (Budget Resilience Reserve) which has been approved by the Borough Treasurer and the Corporate Leadership Team in accordance with the agreed Reserves Policy.

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

 

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


08/11/2019 - 98 Merseyway - Calendar Club ref: 4196    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 08/11/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has approved the granting of a new lease to the Calendar Club for Unit B10, 98 Merseyway, Stockport on the terms set out in the confidential appendix to the report.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


05/11/2019 - 100 Merseyway M&Co ref: 4195    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 05/11/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has given authority to agree a new lease for 100 Merseyway to Mackays Stores Limited on the terms as outlined in confidential appendix 1.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

 

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


08/11/2019 - Adswood Lease ref: 4194    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 08/11/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has given authority to agree a lease surrender and re-grant on land at Tenement Lane, Adswood on the terms set out in the report.

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


10/10/2019 - Abney Court, Abney Park, Cheadle, Stockport ref: 4179    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 10/10/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has granted authority to the issuing of consent to enable 1) Silver Sea Properties (Cheadle) SARL (2) Care UK Community Partnerships Ltd to assign the ground lease of Abney Court, Abney Park to Care UK Cheadle Limited as per the terms set out in the confidential report.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


07/10/2019 - Licence to Underlet - UNIT 5, HIGH BANK SIDE, STOCKPORT ref: 4178    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 07/10/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has given consent to the under letting of Unit 5, High Bank Side, Stockport Touchstone Properties have applied for consent to grant a under lease of one of the units to Juniper Training Limited as per the terms set out in the confidential report.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


01/10/2019 - Alterations to Bridgehall Community Centre ref: 4177    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 01/10/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has appointed Truline Construction to carry out alterations to Bridgehall Community Centre to provide new accommodation for District Nurses, Social Workers, TPA, Business support from Victoria Neighbourhood Team in line with the agreed Asset Management Plan. The award was made after a competitive tendering process.

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

 

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


01/10/2019 - Enterprise Centre 1, Unit 7 Vaughan Road, Stockport ref: 4176    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 01/10/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has approved the assigning the leasehold interest held by Floreeda Fabrications Ltd, for a unit at Enterprise Centre 1, Unit 7 Vaughan Road, to Bloomin LLP, as per the terms set out in the confidential report.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


20/09/2019 - Award of Property Energy Contracts ref: 4175    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 20/09/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has approved, under the general delegations to Corporate Directors provided under Appendix 9 of the Council Constitution, the awarding of energy supply contracts for properties in the Single Property Budget (SPB) Operational Estate, some non-SPB sites, some Life Leisure and the schools that buy back into the Stockport MBC energy offer as follows:

• Three year contract for non-half hourly electricity to Total Gas & Power under the ESPO Framework
• Three year contract for gas to Gazprom under the Manchester City Council Framework
• Three year contract for half hourly electricity to Npower under the YPO Framework

The Deputy Chief Executive has further approved that should the wholesale prices have moved significantly to alter quotations at the point of contract award, then approval is given to entering into contracts with the next most economically advantageous supplier from the frameworks outlined in the confidential report.


Quotations were sought through the following framework agreement suppliers,
• Manchester City Council (MCC)
• Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation (YPO)
• Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation (ESPO)

In line with the Council’s Environmental Policy and its committment to promoting the importance of renewable energy and reducing its carbon footprint and CO2 emissions, each supplier provided quotes to include guaranteed green energy based on 100% percentage of renewable energy sources.

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


25/10/2019 - The Hatworks, Wellington Road South ref: 4174    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 25/10/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has approved the granting of a lease to ARC to occupy part of the second floor at the Hatworks, Wellington Mill on the terms set out in the confidential report.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


19/09/2019 - Birdhall Lane alterations for Pest Control move ref: 4173    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 19/09/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has approved the appointment of Thomas Kershaw Builders Ltd as contractor to undertake alterations to Birdhall Lane Depot, Off Birdhall Lane, Cheadle Heath as part of the Cabinet approved Asset Management Plan. The award was following a competitive tendering process.

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


18/09/2019 - Sale of land to the rear of 97 Warwick Road, Heaton Mersey ref: 4172    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 18/09/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has approved the sale of part of the garden of 97 Warwick Road, Heaton Mersey to a neighbouring property owner to allow for the extension of their garden.

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


18/09/2019 - Land at St Marys Way, Stockport ref: 4171    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 18/09/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has granted authority to the issuing of consent to enable Bolling Investments to Sublet to Volvo Car UK Limited and subsequent Sub-underlet to Lookers Motor Group Limited a portion of land on St Mary’s Way to allow for works to be carried out at the Lookers Motor Group premises.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


18/09/2019 - Stockport School - Rewire Works ref: 4170    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 18/09/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has awarded a contract to ECS Limited to provide detailed design and tender information for the electrical rewire at Stockport School. The award followed a competitive process using the Construction and Property Services (CAPPS) framework, operated by Manchester City Council, as per a recommendation from STAR Procurement.

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


18/09/2019 - Stockport School - Roofing Works ref: 4169    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 18/09/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has appointed David Trowler Associates to undertake building surveying to produce the detailed design and tender information for roofing works at Stockport School. The award took place following a competitive process, using the Construction and Property Services (CAPPS) framework, operated by Manchester City Council, as per a recommendation from STAR Procurement.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


18/09/2019 - Contract for alterations to a property on Garners Lane ref: 4168    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 18/09/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive as approved the award of a contract to J R Foy & Son Ltd, following a tendering process, to undertake improvement works to a property on Garners Lane to provide additional bedroom accommodation for fostering.

The funding for the works is from the Council’s Children’s Reserve (Budget Resilience Reserve) which has been approved by the Borough Treasurer and Corporate Leadership Team in accordance with the Cabinet’s agreed Reserves Policy.

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


30/08/2019 - Lisburne School Expansion and Re-Location ref: 4166    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 30/08/2019

Decision:

Pursuant to the Cabinet decision of 18 June 2018 approving the publication of a statutory proposal for the expansion and re-location of Lisburne School, and in accordance with the delegation made by the Cabinet, the Deputy Chief Executive has approved the following proposals, without modification, subject to the grant of planning permission under Part 3 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990, by 31st December 2020:

      Increase the number of places available at the School from the current number of 109 to 208 for children aged 4-11, following the re-location;

      Re-locate the School from Half Moon Lane to a larger, newly constructed building on the former Offerton School site from September 2021 onwards.

The proposal was published on Wednesday  26 June 2019 and the subsequent representation period ended on Tuesday 23 July 2019. A total of five representations were received which largely repeat concerns about traffic and parking in the locality, which will be addressed as part of the planning application and highways proposals that are designed to mitigate any impact as part of the proposed new scheme.

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


05/09/2019 - Romiley Station Approach Kiosk ref: 4165    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 05/09/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has approved the lease of the kiosk at Romiley Station approach on the terms set out in the confidential report.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

 

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


05/09/2019 - Abney Park & Newlands Road Cheadle Highway Works ref: 4164    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 05/09/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has authorised the payment of compensation to a business owner arising from highway and associated works at Abney Park & Newlands Road, on terms set out in the confidential report.

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


18/09/2019 - 1 Arden Walk, Stockport ref: 4163    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 18/09/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has granted authority to issuing the Surrender to release the tenant from the obligations under the lease at 1 Arden Walk, Stockport.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


18/09/2019 - 1-3 Merseyway Stockport ref: 4162    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 18/09/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has approved the letting of the unit 1-3 Merseyway on the terms set out in the confidential report.

 

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


11/09/2019 - Access to Ladybridge Sports Ground ref: 4159    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 11/09/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has approved the acquisition of the access road leading to Ladybridge Sports Ground to faciliate improved control over the sports ground that the Council currently owns. Current access to the site is via this access road that the Council has a right of access to, but does not currently own.

The acquistion of the road is at no cost to the Council other than covering the professional fees incurred by the current owner as part of the sale.

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


15/10/2019 - Adswood Primary School Extension ref: 4145    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 15/10/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive has appointed Bowker Sadler Partnership Ltd to provide Multi-Disciplinary Design Consultant and Employers Agent/Quantity Surveying services for the proposed extension to Adswood Primary School, following the completion of a competitive tendering process.

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley


22/10/2019 - Bramhall Station Car Park ref: 4144    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive

Decision published: 20/11/2019

Effective from: 22/10/2019

Decision:

The Deputy Chief Executive had granted a license to Network Rail to enable them to provide a temporary storage area at Bramhall Station Car Park, Woodford Road in order to complete some essential track maintenance between 5 -11 November.

(Note: the report contained information ‘not for publication’ that was circulated to the decision maker only)

Lead officer: Charlotte Cordingley