Agenda

Stepping Hill Area Committee
Tuesday, 25th January, 2022 6.00 pm

Venue: Conference Room 1 - Fred Perry House. View directions

Contact: Georgia Latham  (0161 474 3229)

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 324 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 30 November 2021.

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.

Urgent Decisions

To report any urgent action taken under the Constitution since the last meeting of the Committee.

4.

Community Engagement

4.(i)

Chair's Announcements

To receive any announcements from the Chair about local community events or issues.

4.(ii)

Public Question Time

Members of the public are invited to put questions to the Chair of the Area Committee on any matters within the powers and duties of the Area Committee, subject to the exclusions set out in the Code of Practice (Questions must be submitted prior to the commencement of the meeting on the cards provided. These are available the meeting.  You can also submit via the Council’s website at www.stockport.gov.uk/publicquestions.

4.(iii)

Petitions

To receive petitions from members of the public and community groups.

4.(iv)

Open Forum - Access Control Measures Policy Statement pdf icon PDF 404 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The key message is that Stockport Council wants to explain to residents what the new access control policy entails and to look for feedback from residents about how the policy could be improved or altered to ensure it is ‘best practice’.

The consultation will be online via the “have your say” page on the council website and with hard copies of the documents and the questionnaires in the libraries between the 10th of January and the 11th February.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note that the consultation is in progress and utilise their own contacts to encourage people to respond.

 

Officer contact: Emily Brough on 0161 474 4592 or email: emily.brough@stockport.gov.uk

4.(v)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Stockport Sea Cadets pdf icon PDF 212 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from the Stockport Sea Cadets for a grant of £100 (Hazel Grove ward only) towards the cost of starting a community Karate & Self-Defence Club for cadet services, families, friends and the wider community.

4.(vi)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Autisk pdf icon PDF 902 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from Autisk for a grant of £150 (£50 from each ward of this Committee) towards the cost of starting up a primary-aged social group for primary-aged children and young people to attend, make new friendships and access fun activities and a sensory room.

Non-Executive Business

5.

Development Applications pdf icon PDF 106 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

(a)

To consider the development applications where members of the public have attended the meeting in order to speak or hear the Area Committee’s deliberations.

 

(b)

To consider the remaining development applications.

 

(c)

To consider consultations (if any) received by the Corporate Director on any planning issues relevant to the Stepping Hill Area Committee area.

 

The following development applications will be considered by the Area Committee:-

5.(i)

DC/083397 57 Dialstone Lane pdf icon PDF 248 KB

Proposed single storey rear extension.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to grant planning permission.

 

Officer Contact: Anthony Smith on 0161 474 3569 or email: Anthony.smith@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

6.

Planning Appeal, Enforcement Appeals and Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 40 KB

To consider a report of the Strategic Head of Service (Legal & Democratic Governance and Monitoring Officer).

 

The report summarises recent appeal decisions; lists current planning appeals and dates for local enquiries; informal hearings for planning appeals, and enforcement action within the Stepping Hill Area Committee area.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Vicki Bates on 474 3219 or email: vicki.bates@stockport.gov.uk

Executive Business

7.

Hazelwood Road, Hazel Grove pdf icon PDF 309 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report requests the Area Committee to give consideration to the introduction of No Waiting and No Loading restrictions and a mandatory disabled bay on Hazelwood Road in Hazel Grove.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to approve the legal advertising of the following Traffic Regulation Order and, subject to no objections being received within 21 days from the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the following order at a cost of £860 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Hazel Grove Ward Allocation):-

 

No Waiting and No Loading at Any Time:

 

Hazelwood Road

 

West side on both sides of the Access Road between No’s 16 & 18 from the Western kerb line of Hazelwood Road (No 18 side) for a distance of 10 metres in a Westerly direction to the limit of Adopted Highway.

 

Disabled Persons’ Parking Space (Blue Badge Holders only):

 

Hazelwood Road

 

West side from a point 14.5 metres South East of the Southern kerb line of Bosdenfold Road and perpendicular to the kerb line (length 5 metres, width 3.6 metres).

 

Officer contact: Max Townsend on 0161 474 4861 or email: max.townsend@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

8.

Kennerley Road, Davenport pdf icon PDF 567 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report requests the Area Committee to give consideration to the extension of the 20mph Zone covering Kennerley Road in Davenport.

 

(NOTE: This report is also due to be considered by the Central Stockport Area Committee at its meeting on 27 January 2022 as the proposed scheme falls within the boundaries of two area committees)

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Cabinet Member for Sustainable Stockport gives approval to the legal advertising of the following Traffic Regulation Order and, subject to no objections being received within 21 days from the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the following orders at a total cost of £3000 (£1500 to be funded from this Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Stepping Hill Ward Allocation) with the remainder of the balance to be funded from the Davenport & Cale Green ward allocation):-

 

20MPH Speed Limit Zone

 

Kennerley Road

 

Both sides from a point 28 metres East of the junction with Bramhall Lane for a distance of approx. 364 metres in an Easterly direction to a point 26 metres West of the junction with Buxton Road (to tie in with existing on Abergele Street).

 

Officer contact: Max Townsend on 0161 474 4861 or email: max.townsend@stockport.gov.uk 

Additional documents:

9.

Road Safety Around Schools - St Simon's Catholic Primary School

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details the findings of a consultation exercise for the Road Safety around Schools scheme around St Simon’s Catholic Primary School and to seek approval for the implementation of dropped kerbs with tactile paving and road markings.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the following scheme to be funded from the Road Safety Around Schools Programme Budget:-

 

·      Provision of a dropped crossing and tactile paving to the east of Bosden Avenue.

·      Re-lining of the ‘20’ roundels and ‘SLOW’ road marking.

 

Officer contact: Caroline Aylmer-Shanks on 0161 474 4840 or email: c.aylmer-shanks@stockport.gov.uk

 

10.

The Fairway, Offerton pdf icon PDF 299 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report requests the Area Committee to give consideration to the extension of the No Waiting at Any Time restrictions to address an anomaly on The Fairway in Offerton.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to approve the legal advertising of the following Traffic Regulation Order and, subject to no objections being received within 21 days from the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the following order at a cost of £300 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Offerton Ward Allocation):-

 

Extend No Waiting at Any Time

 

The Fairway

 

North West side from a point 17 metres North East of the North Easterly kerb line of Monsal Avenue for a distance of 3 metres in a North Easterly direction.

 

Officer contact: Max Townsend on 0161 474 4861 or email: max.townsend@stockport.gov.uk  

Additional documents:

11.

Parking on Lake Street, Great Moor pdf icon PDF 293 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report outlines the actions available to the Council in respect of parking on Lake Street, Great Moor.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Jonathan Brown on 0161 474 4843 or email: jon.brown@stockport.gov.uk and Charlotte Nicholls on 0161 474 4229 or email: charlotte.nicholls@stockport.gov.uk

 

12.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 180 KB

To consider a report of the Strategic Head of Service (Legal & Democratic Governance and Monitoring Officer).

 

The report provides an update on progress since the last meeting on decisions taken by the Area Committee and details the current position on area flexibility funding. The report also includes the current position on the highway and traffic management delegated budget.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Georgia Latham on 0161 474 3229 or email:  georgia.latham@stockport.gov.uk