Agenda

Communities & Transport Scrutiny Committee - Monday, 26th February, 2024 6.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 2, Town Hall

Contact: Jacqueline Kramer  (0161 474 2978)

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Items
No. Item

Substitutes

Councillors who require a substitute to be appointed should inform Democratic Services by 4.00pm on Thursday, 23 February 2024 (Councillors who wish to arrange their own substitute should inform Democratic Services of their substitute prior to the commencement of the meeting).

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 259 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 20 November 2023.

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.

3.

Call-In

To consider call-in items (if any).

4.

One Stockport Community Safety Partnership pdf icon PDF 141 KB

To consider a joint presentation of the Deputy Chief Executive and Greater Manchester Police.

 

The presentation focuses on the activity of the One Stockport Safety Partnership (OSSP) since this committee approved the partnership’s 2022-2025 Plan in March 2022.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to note the presentation.

 

Officer Contact: Karishma Chandaria at karishma.chandaria@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

5.

Anti-Poverty Objectives 2024-2027 pdf icon PDF 191 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Public Health.

 

The report sets out the revised set of Anti-Poverty objectives for approval, prior to being taken to Cabinet.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to comment on and note the report.

 

Officer contact: Jilla Burgess-Allen at jilla.burgess-allen@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

6.

Town of Culture Update February 2024 pdf icon PDF 165 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Development and Regeneration.

 

The report provides an interim update on the delivery of the Stockport Town of Culture programme prior to full evaluation being carried out.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to note the update on Town of Culture delivery and provide comments to inform the final evaluation and plans for legacy and future cultural growth in the Borough.

 

Officer contact: Peter Ashworth on 0161 474 2392 or email peter.ashworth@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

7.

Transportation Capital Programme 2024-25 pdf icon PDF 456 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report provides details of the proposed Transportation capital programme for 2024/25 and where possible an indicative programme for future years.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to:-

 

(1) Comment on the programme; and

           

(2) Support the Cabinet Member for Parks, Highways & Transport Services’ approval of the programme in line with the Council Budget.

 

Officer contact: Sue Stevenson on 0161 474 4351 or email sue.stevenson@stockport.gov.uk

8.

Southern Gateway Hub pdf icon PDF 262 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report sets out the ongoing programme of activity to secure Stockport as the Southern Gateway Hub for Greater Manchester, including:

 

·         The Next Stop Stockport programme to bring Metrolink to the town center.

·         The business case development to redevelop Stockport railway station to modernise its offer to passengers and increase capacity capabilities.

The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to comment upon and note the report.

Officer contact: Jamie Birtles on 0161 474 4466 or email jamie.birtles@stockport.gov.uk

9.

Streetworks (GM Road Activity Permit Scheme) Report pdf icon PDF 385 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report provides details on the Greater Manchester Road Activity Permit Scheme (GMRAPS) which commenced on 29 April 2013 to provide a way to better manage and reduce the disruption caused by roadworks across Greater Manchester. 

 

The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to note and comment upon the report.

 

Officer contact: Sue Stevenson on 0161 474 4351 or email sue.stevenson@stockport.gov.uk

 

 

10.

20mph Speed Limits pdf icon PDF 175 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report provides an update on a revised approach for implementing 20mph speed limits across the borough.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to comment upon and note the report.

 

Officer contact: Jamie Birtles on 0161 474 4466 or email jamie.birtles@stockport.gov.uk

11.

Agenda Planning pdf icon PDF 134 KB

To consider a report of the Assistant Director for Legal & Democratic Governance.

 

The report sets out planned agenda items for the Scrutiny Committee’s next meeting and Forward Plan items that fall within the remit of the committee.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is invited to consider the information in the report and put forward any agenda items for future meetings of the committee.

 

Officer contact: Jacqueline Kramer 0161 474 2978 or email jacqueline.kramer@stockport.gov.uk