Decisions

Use the below search options at the bottom of the page to find information regarding recent executive decisions that have been taken by the council’s executive decision making bodies, such as the Cabinet Meeting, individual Cabinet Members, Area Committees or the Council Meeting itself.

Decisions recommendations approved (subject to call-in)

13/12/2018 - Park Event Application - Woodbank and Vernon Parkrun 2019 ref: 3728    For Determination

Decision Maker: Central Stockport Area Committee

Made at meeting: 13/12/2018 - Central Stockport Area Committee

Decision published: 14/12/2018

Effective from: 21/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has approved an application from Woodbank and Vernon parkrun to hold their free weekly park run at Woodbank Memorial and Vernon Parks each Saturday from week commencing 5 January 2019 until 25 January 2020, subject to the organiser providing appropriate papers including event plans, health and safety documentation, licences and/or insurances, and there being signage to the appropriate car park.

 

Wards affected: Manor;

Lead officer: Wayne Bardsley


12/12/2018 - Park Use Application - Middlewood Way 17.02.19 ref: 3724    For Determination

Decision Maker: Marple Area Committee

Made at meeting: 12/12/2018 - Marple Area Committee

Decision published: 14/12/2018

Effective from: 21/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee approved an application from Crazy Legs Events to hold their annual half-marathon on Sunday 17th February 2019.

 

Wards affected: Marple South & High Lane;

Lead officer: Wayne Bardsley


13/12/2018 - Park Event Application - Brinnington Parkrun at Reddish Vale Country Park 2019 ref: 3729    For Determination

Decision Maker: Central Stockport Area Committee

Made at meeting: 13/12/2018 - Central Stockport Area Committee

Decision published: 14/12/2018

Effective from: 21/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has approved an application from Brinnington Parkrun to hold its free weekly Parkrun at Reddish Vale Country Park from 26 January 2019 until 25 January 2020, subject to the organiser providing appropriate papers including event plans, health and safety documentation, licences and/or insurances.

Wards affected: Brinnington & Central;

Lead officer: Wayne Bardsley


13/12/2018 - Park Event Application: Woodbank Memorial Park - Rockstock Music Festival 2019 ref: 3730    For Determination

Decision Maker: Central Stockport Area Committee

Made at meeting: 13/12/2018 - Central Stockport Area Committee

Decision published: 14/12/2018

Effective from: 21/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has approved an application from T3 Events Ltd to hold a family music festival (Rockstock) at Woodbank Memorial Park on Saturday and Sunday 25/26 May 2019, subject to all appropriate paperwork and licences being obtained and submitted to the Council at least one week prior to the event taking place and this being confirmed to the Ward Councillors.

 

The Area Committee requested that the applicant encourage local traders (in particular regular traders from Foodie Friday) to apply for licences at the festival.

 

Wards affected: Manor;

Lead officer: Kath Hughes


13/12/2018 - George Street West, Offerton - No Waiting At Any Time Traffic Regulation Order ref: 3727    For Determination

Decision Maker: Central Stockport Area Committee

Made at meeting: 13/12/2018 - Central Stockport Area Committee

Decision published: 14/12/2018

Effective from: 21/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee was minded to approve the following No Waiting At Any Time Traffic Regulation Order on George Street West, Offerton, at an approximate cost of £660 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Manor Ward allocation):-

 

Proposed Traffic Regulation Order No Waiting At Any Time

 

George St West – North western side from the south westerly kerbline of Stephen Street for a distance of 10 metres in a south westerly direction.

 

George St West – South eastern side from the south westerly kerbline of Hallgate Road for a distance of 15 metres in a south westerly direction.

 

Stephen Street – South western side from the north westerly kerbline of George Street West for a distance of 10 metres in a North Westerly direction.

 

Hallgate Road – South western side from the south easterly kerbline of George Street West for a distance of 10 metres in a south easterly direction.

 

The Area Committee further approved the statutory legal advertising of the Traffic Regulation Order and, subject to no objections being received within twenty one days from the advertisement date, the Order be made.

 

Wards affected: Manor;

Lead officer: Vivian Butterworth


14/12/2018 - Cycle City Ambition Grant (CCAG) – Old Wool Lane ref: 3733    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Communities & Housing

Decision published: 14/12/2018

Effective from: 21/12/2018

Decision:

The Cabinet Member of Communities & Housing approved the proposals to widen the existing Bridleway between Cheadle Road and Old Wool Lane and to widen the existing footway on Cheadle Road between the end of the existing bridleway and the proposed pedestrian refuge.

Lead officer: Mark James


12/12/2018 - Park Use Application - Brabyns Park Adult Parkrun 2019 ref: 3726    For Determination

Decision Maker: Marple Area Committee

Made at meeting: 12/12/2018 - Marple Area Committee

Decision published: 14/12/2018

Effective from: 21/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee approved an application from Marple Parkrun to hold their free weekly parkrun at Brabyns Park from Saturday 5th January 2019 until Saturday 25th January 2020.

 

Wards affected: Marple North;

Lead officer: Wayne Bardsley


14/12/2018 - Cycle City Ambition Grant (CCAG) – Bramhall Park to Ack Lane East ref: 3732    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Communities & Housing

Decision published: 14/12/2018

Effective from: 21/12/2018

Decision:

The Cabinet Member of Communities & Housing approved the proposals contained within section 2.3 and the legal advertising of the Traffic Regulations Orders in Appendix A and Appendix B and subject to no objections being received within 21 days from the advertisement date the orders can be made.

 

Bramhall & Cheadle Hulme South Area Committee supported the proposals.

Wards affected: Bramhall North;

Lead officer: Mark James


14/12/2018 - Proposed Traffic Regulation Orders - Brighton Road and Didsbury Road ref: 3731    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Communities & Housing

Decision published: 14/12/2018

Effective from: 21/12/2018

Decision:

The Cabinet Member for Communities & Housing considered proposals for Moving and Waiting Traffic Regulation Orders associated with the Town Centre Access Plan project TCAP507 in the vicinity of Didsbury Road and Brighton Road, including a Resident Permit Holder Parking scheme, set out in Appendices A and B of the report. The Cabinet Member has approved the proposed Orders, set out in these appendices and, subject to no objections being received within 21 days form the advertisement being made the Orders being made.

 

Wards affected: Heatons South;

Lead officer: Nick Whelan


12/12/2018 - Park Use Application - Brabyns Park Junior Park Run 2019 ref: 3725    For Determination

Decision Maker: Marple Area Committee

Made at meeting: 12/12/2018 - Marple Area Committee

Decision published: 14/12/2018

Effective from: 21/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee approved an application from Parkrun UK to hold their free weekly junior parkrun at Brabyns Park from week commencing Sunday 6th January 2019 until Sunday 26th January 2020.

 

Wards affected: Marple North;

Lead officer: Wayne Bardsley


12/12/2018 - Highways Maintenance and Local Initiative Report – Empress Avenue ref: 3723    For Determination

Decision Maker: Marple Area Committee

Made at meeting: 12/12/2018 - Marple Area Committee

Decision published: 14/12/2018

Effective from: 21/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee approved a highway local initiative scheme on Empress Avenue, Marple at an approximate cost of £7,500 to be funded via the Area Committee delegated budget (Marple South and High Lane allocation)

Wards affected: Marple South & High Lane;

Lead officer: Julie Pelham


11/12/2018 - Event application for the use of Bruntwood Park BMX Track (weekly club sessions) - from 5 January 2019 ref: 3722    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cheadle Area Committee

Made at meeting: 11/12/2018 - Cheadle Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has approved an application from Bruntwood Park BMX Club to hold training sessions on each Saturday morning from 5 January 2019, and evening sessions on each Wednesday from 3 April 2019, subject to the organiser obtaining appropriate papers, event plans, health and safety documentation, licences and/or insurances and submitting these and any fees due at least one week prior to the event.

Wards affected: Cheadle & Gatley;

Lead officer: Iain Bate


11/12/2018 - Area Flexibility Funding - Hurricanes Cheerleading ref: 3707    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Stepping Hill Area Committee

Made at meeting: 11/12/2018 - Stepping Hill Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has made an award of £2000 from the Area Flexibility Fund to Hurricanes Cheerleading toward the cost of competition expenses.

Lead officer: Jonathan Vali


11/12/2018 - Ward Flexibility Funding - Chelwood Foodbankplus ref: 3717    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Cheadle Area Committee

Made at meeting: 11/12/2018 - Cheadle Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has approved Ward Flexibility Funding of £1,000 to be funded as follows:-

 

Cheadle Hulme North Ward - £500

Heald Green Ward - £500

 

The Cheadle Hulme North Ward Councillors have agreed to an additional contribution of £250 should this be required.

Decision Maker: Stepping Hill Area Committee

Made at meeting: 11/12/2018 - Stepping Hill Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee made an award of £500 from the Area Flexibility Fund to Chelwood Foodbankplus as a contribution toward preparations for the roll-out of Universal Credit.

Lead officer: Jonathan Vali


11/12/2018 - Area Flexibility Funding - Defibulous (Stepping Hill) ref: 3713    For Determination

Decision Maker: Stepping Hill Area Committee

Made at meeting: 11/12/2018 - Stepping Hill Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee made award of £200 to Defibulous toward the cost of an externally mounted defibrillator in Davenport.

Lead officer: Jonathan Vali


10/12/2018 - Area Flexibility Funding - Stockport Trans Pennine Trail Volunteer Ranger Group ref: 3701    For Determination

Decision Maker: Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

Made at meeting: 10/12/2018 - Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee approved a grant for £223.00 (Heatons South Ward allocation) to the Stockport Trans Pennine Trail Volunteer Group for funding towards the purchase of a leaf blower to help make the trail more accessible during the autumn/winter months.

 

Lead officer: Stephen Fox


11/12/2018 - Event application for the use of Diamond Jubilee Park (Nativity in the Park) - 24 December 2018 ref: 3720    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cheadle Area Committee

Made at meeting: 11/12/2018 - Cheadle Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area committee has approved an application from St. Cuthbert’s Church, Cheadle to hold a nativity procession through Diamond Jubilee Park on 24 December 2018, subject to all appropriate paperwork and licences being obtained and submitted to the Council at least one week prior to the event taking place.

Wards affected: Cheadle Hulme North;

Lead officer: Iain Bate


10/12/2018 - Highways Maintenance Local Initiative Report - New gate for Braddon Road Allotments ref: 3709    For Determination

Decision Maker: Werneth Area Committee

Made at meeting: 10/12/2018 - Werneth Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has given approval to the replacement of the main gate at Braddon Road Allotments, Woodley at a cost of £1,250 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Bredbury & Woodley ward allocation).

Wards affected: Bredbury & Woodley;

Lead officer: Jacky Budd


11/12/2018 - Event application for the use of Bruntwood Park (Cheadle Hulme Parkrun) - 5 January 2019 ref: 3721    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cheadle Area Committee

Made at meeting: 11/12/2018 - Cheadle Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has approved an application from the organisers of the Cheadle Hulme Parkrun to renew the annual permission to use Bruntwood Park for the weekly Parkrun, subject to the organiser providing appropriate papers, event plans, health and safety documentation, licences and/or insurances.

Wards affected: Cheadle & Gatley;

Lead officer: Iain Bate


11/12/2018 - Ward Flexibility Funding - SK8 Networking ref: 3716    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cheadle Area Committee

Made at meeting: 11/12/2018 - Cheadle Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has approved an application for Ward Flexibility Funding of £1,040 from SK8 Networking for the cost of lights for Christmas decorations on Finney Lane, Heald Green to be funded from the Ward flexibility Fund (Heald Green Ward allocation).

Lead officer: David Clee


10/12/2018 - Park Use Application - Park Run Mersey Vale Nature Park 2019 ref: 3706    For Determination

Decision Maker: Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

Made at meeting: 10/12/2018 - Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee approved an application from Burnage Parkrun to hold their free weekly Parkrun at Mersey Vale Nature Park from week commencing Saturday 5th January 2019 until 25th January 2020.

Wards affected: Heatons South;

Lead officer: Wayne Bardsley


11/12/2018 - Lisburne lane, Offerton ref: 3711    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Stepping Hill Area Committee

Made at meeting: 11/12/2018 - Stepping Hill Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee approved the allocation of a further £3,861 from the Area Committee’s delegated budget (Offerton Ward allocation) toward the cost of the provision of additional laybys/ parking capacity on Lisburne Lane, Offerton (Minute 10 of 8 August 2017 refers) in order that the scheme can be progressed.

Lead officer: Max Townsend


11/12/2018 - Queensway, Heald Green - Request for funding for bollards ref: 3719    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cheadle Area Committee

Made at meeting: 11/12/2018 - Cheadle Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has approved a proposal to erect bollards on either side of the entrance/exit to the health Centre car park, off Queensway, Heald Green to stop drivers parking, as shown on the plan attached to the report at an approximate cost of £1,000 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Heald Green Ward allocation).

Wards affected: Heald Green;

Lead officer: Craig Peet


10/12/2018 - Area Flexibility Funding - Social Events and Activities Group ref: 3702    For Determination

Decision Maker: Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

Made at meeting: 10/12/2018 - Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee approved a grant of £200 to the Social Events and Activities Group (Reddish South Ward allocation) forfunding to support a project to combat social isolation.

Lead officer: Stephen Fox


10/12/2018 - Somerford Road, Reddish ref: 3704    For Determination

Decision Maker: Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

Made at meeting: 10/12/2018 - Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee approved the introduction of road safety measures on Somerford Road, Reddish as an approximate cost of £500.00 to be funded from the Area delegated budget (Reddish North ward allocation)

Wards affected: Reddish North;

Lead officer: Max Townsend


11/12/2018 - Finney Lane, Heald Green (The Griffin public house) - Funding for Dropped Kerbs ref: 3718    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cheadle Area Committee

Made at meeting: 11/12/2018 - Cheadle Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has approved a proposal to install dropped kerbs on the pedestrian desire line for crossing the access into The Griffin public house car park off Finney Lane, Heald Green at an approximate cost of £2,250 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Heald Green Ward allocation).

Wards affected: Heald Green;

Lead officer: Craig Peet


11/12/2018 - Handrail Repair near Mirrlees Fields, at the Railway Bridge, Woodsmoor ref: 3714    For Determination

Decision Maker: Stepping Hill Area Committee

Made at meeting: 11/12/2018 - Stepping Hill Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has approved a proposal to introduce a handrail at the railway bridge near Mirrlees Fields, Woodsmoor to improve safety for pedestrians, local residents, dog walkers and users with disabilities be approved at a cost of £4,432.50 to be funded from the Area Committee delegated budget (Stepping Hill Ward allocation).

Wards affected: Stepping Hill;

Lead officer: Ernest Nama


10/12/2018 - Ward Flexibility Funding - Friends of Romiley Station ref: 3708    For Determination

Decision Maker: Werneth Area Committee

Made at meeting: 10/12/2018 - Werneth Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has given approval to the award of a grant of £88 from  the Ward Flexibility Budget (Cheadle Hulme South ward allocation) to the Friends of Romiley Station towards the cost of printing.

Lead officer: Damian Eaton


10/12/2018 - Higher Bents Lane ref: 3710    For Determination

Decision Maker: Werneth Area Committee

Made at meeting: 10/12/2018 - Werneth Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has given approval to the proposed scheme to introduce a number of dropped kerb crossing facilities in the Higher Bents Lane area, as detailed in the plans appended to the report, at a total cost of £19,985.08 to be funded jointly from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (£19,135.08 from the Bredbury Green & Romiley ward allocation) and the Highway Improvement Programme (£850).

Wards affected: Bredbury Green & Romiley;

Lead officer: Julie Pelham


10/12/2018 - Wellington Road North, Heaton Chapel ref: 3705    For Determination

Decision Maker: Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

Made at meeting: 10/12/2018 - Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee resolved to part fund the cost for the replacement of a pedestrian guardrail on Wellington Road North, Heaton Chapel at a cost of £1,415 (Reddish South ward allocation) from the Area Committee delegated budget and further requested that the Cabinet Member for Communities and Housing approve the scheme and the remainder of the associated costs from the Strategic Network Budget.  

Wards affected: Heatons North;

Lead officer: Max Townsend


10/12/2018 - THE METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL OF STOCKPORT (MANCHESTER ROAD AND WHIRLEY CLOSE HEATON CHAPEL) (PROHIBITION OF WAITING) ORDER 2018 ref: 3703    For Determination

Decision Maker: Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

Made at meeting: 10/12/2018 - Heatons & Reddish Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee resolved that the order be made as advertised.

Lead officer: Max Townsend


11/12/2018 - Ward Flexibility Funding - Cafe Unity 2014 ref: 3715    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cheadle Area Committee

Made at meeting: 11/12/2018 - Cheadle Area Committee

Decision published: 12/12/2018

Effective from: 19/12/2018

Decision:

The Area Committee has approved an application for Ward Flexibility Funding of £982.10 from Café Unity 2014 to provide additional Christmas lights in the trees within Heald Green shopping centre to be funded from the Ward Flexibility Fund (Heald Green Ward allocation).

Lead officer: David Clee