Agenda

Marple Area Committee
Wednesday, 20th October, 2021 6.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber - Town Hall. View directions

Contact: Charles Yankiah  (0161 474 3206)

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Items
No. Item

Introductions

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 225 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 15 September 2021.

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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.

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3.

Urgent Decisions

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

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4.

Community Engagement

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4.(i)

Chair's Announcements

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

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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.

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4.(iii)

Petitions

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

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4.(iv)

Open Forum

In accordance with the Code of Practice no organisation has indicated that they wished to address the Area Committee as part of the Open Forum arrangements.

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4.(v)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Stockport Armed Forces & Veterans Breakfast Club pdf icon PDF 338 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from the Stockport Armed Forces & Veterans Breakfast Club for a grant of £549.60 from all Area Committees, including £52.34 from Marple Area Committee (£26.17 from each ward allocation only) towards the cost of replacing two pull-up banners and purchasing two large feather banners for signposting the venue used for the Breakfast Club.

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Non-Executive Business

5.

Development Applications

To consider a report of the Service Director (Place Development).

 

(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 Service Director (Place Development) on any planning issues relevant to the area.

 

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

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6.

DC080754 : The Poultry Farm, Chatterton Lane, Mill Brow, Marple Bridge, Stockport, SK6 5LS pdf icon PDF 210 KB

Erection of a park home to provide temporary farm workers accommodation.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Planning & Highways Regulation grants planning permission.

 

Officer contact: Mark Burgess, 0161 474 3659, mark.burgess@stockport.gov.uk

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PLANNING APPEAL, ENFORCEMENT APPEALS AND ENFORCEMENT NOTICES pdf icon PDF 168 KB

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

 

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 Marple Area Committee area.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Vicki Bates, 0161 474 3219 or vicki.bates@stockport.gov.uk

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8.

Redesignation of Marple Neighbourhood Forum pdf icon PDF 269 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive.

 

This report summarises the responses received following a 6-week public consultation held between 18 August 2021 and 1 October 2021 and notes the next steps to be taken in authorizing the re-designation of the forum.

 

The Area Committee is asked to note the outcome of the public consultation and the progress for a decision at Cabinet.

 

Officer contact: Steven Johnson, 0161 474 3509, steven.johnson@stockport.gov.uk

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Executive Business

9.

One Stockport Frogs pdf icon PDF 132 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive.

 

The report provides the Area Committee with an update on One Stockport frogs and to seek the authorisation of the Area Committee Delegated Budget towards the costs.

 

The Area Committee is asked to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Helen Waters on 0161 474 3734 or email: helen.walters@stockport.gov.uk

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10.

Proposal for a Scrutiny Review relating to Whitebottom Farm

This item has been placed on the agenda at the request of Councillor Malcolm Allan.

 

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11.

Commissioning of a Feasibility Traffic Study at Longhurst Lane (at the bend from around Mellor Country House down to number 260)

This item has been placed on the agenda at the request of Councillor Malcolm Allan.

 

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12.

Proposal for some free parking during the Christmas period

This item has been placed on the agenda at the request of Councillor Malcolm Allan.

 

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13.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 215 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: Charles Yankiah on 0161 474 3207 or email:

charles.yankiah@stockport.gov.uk

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14.

Ward Flexibility Funding - Cash for Kids Charity pdf icon PDF 446 KB

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15.

Appointment of Councillors to Lay Wreaths at Remembrance Day Services on 14 November 2021 pdf icon PDF 210 KB

To consider a report of the  Strategic Head of Service & Monitoring Officer

(Legal & Democratic Governance).

 

The report requests the Area Committee to nominate Councillors to lay wreaths on behalf of the Council at the Remembrance Day Services at Compstall, High Lane, Marple and Mellor War Memorials on Sunday 14 November 2021.

 

The Area Committee is requested to nominate Councillors as detailed in the report.

 

Officer Contact: Charles Yankiah on Tel: 0161 474 3206 or email: charles.yankiah@stockport.gov.uk

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