Decision Maker: Cabinet
Status: Decision has been rejected
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To consider the GMSF Publication Draft 2020
and supporting background documents and to approve the joint
development plan document for publication for representations
between 4th November 2020 and 31st December 2020 and submission of
the GMSF Publication Draft 2020 to the Secretary of State for
examination following the period for representations.
The Cabinet has considered a report setting out background information in relation to the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework and why it was being produced as well as detailing the strategic context in which the plan sat. The report explored the proposals in a Stockport context, in particular having regard to the need to proceed with the provision of an updated planning framework to support inclusive and sustainable growth.
The Cabinet also gave consideration to the decision of the Council Meeting on Thursday, 3 December 2020 where the Plan and the recommendations contained within the report were rejected insofar as it related to non-executive functions of the Council that the meeting was being called upon to exercise.
In the light of the above, and haivng considered all the available evidence, the Cabinet has agreed to reject the recommendations contained within the report insofar as they related to the exercise of executive functions within its purview.
To approve the recommendations contained within the report. This was discounted in the light of the decision of the Council Meeting on 3 December 2020 in relation to this matter and the consequential impact this had on the ability to approve the recommendations.
Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;
Wards Affected: (All Wards);
Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: yes
Decision Reference: CAB254
Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None.
Forward Plan Reference: E&R55
Other reasons / organisations consulted
CLT, Special Scrutiny, Cabinet,
Contact: Emma Curle, Services to Place Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 0161-474-3542.
Report author: Emma Curle
Publication date: 09/12/2020
Date of decision: 04/12/2020
Decided at meeting: 04/12/2020 - Cabinet
Effective from: 16/12/2020