Agenda

Stepping Hill Area Committee
Tuesday, 19th October, 2021 6.00 pm

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

Contact: Georgia Latham  (0161 474 3229)

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Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 402 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 14 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 and Veterans Breakfast Club pdf icon PDF 338 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding from the Stockport Armed Forces and Veterans Breakfast Club 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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4.(vi)

Ward Flexibility Funding - First Davenport/Mile End Scout Group pdf icon PDF 388 KB

To consider an application received from the First Davenport/Mile End Scout Group for a grant of £1,000 (£500 from this Area Committee) from the Ward Flexibility Budget towards the cost of building and establishing an indoor archery & shooting activity as part of the Scout Christmas project.

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4.(vii)

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

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding from the Cash for Kids Charity towards the cost of providing Christmas gifts to children in Stockport.

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Non-Executive Business

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5.

Development Applications

There are currently no development applications to consider.

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6.

Planning Appeal, Enforcement Appeals and Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 34 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

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Executive Business

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7.

Highways Maintenance Local Initiative Report - Replacement bench at Short Street, Hazel Grove pdf icon PDF 303 KB

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

 

The report details a Local Initiative scheme proposal to replace the old bench at Short Street, Hazel Grove with a new black steel bench.

 

It is recommended that the Area Committee:-

 

(1)   Give consideration to the proposal to replace the old bench at Short Street, Hazel Grove with a new black steel bench at a cost of £1200 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Hazel Grove Ward Allocation); and

 

(2)   Authorise the Chief Executive to order the work.

 

Officer contact: Jacky Budd on 0161 474 3332 or email: jacky.budd@stockport.gov.uk

 

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8.

Road Safety Around School - Great Moor Primary School pdf icon PDF 329 KB

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

 

The report details the findings of a consultation exercise for the Road Safety around Schools scheme around Great Moor Junior and Infant Schools and to seek approval for the introduction of Traffic Regulation Orders (TROs) and associated signage, implementation of dropped kerbs with tactile paving; bollards; and new school warning signs.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the legal advertising of the Traffic Regulation Orders detailed in Appendix A of the report, and subject to the receipt of no objections within 21 days of the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the orders to be funded from the Road Safety Around Schools Programme Budget.

 

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

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Lisburne Lane, Offerton pdf icon PDF 291 KB

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

 

The report details a proposal for the construction of a footway on part of Lisburne Lane in Offerton.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give consideration to the proposal for the construction of a footway on part of Lisburne Lane in Offerton at a cost of £3,828.59 to be funded from the Area Committees delegated budget (Offerton Ward Allocation).

 

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

 

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The Metropolitan Borough Council of Stockport (Dialstone Lane & Hornbeam Close, Great Moor) (Prohibition of Waiting) Order 2021 pdf icon PDF 294 KB

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

 

The report outlines an objection received to a proposed Traffic Regulation Order at Dialstone Lane and Hornbeam Close, Great Moor.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to make the order as advertised.

 

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

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One Stockport Frogs pdf icon PDF 137 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 recommended to give approval to £2,400 for “Hazel Frog” to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Hazel Grove Ward Allocation).

 

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

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12.

Appointment of a Councillor to lay a Wreath at Hazel Grove War Memorial on Sunday, 14 November 2021 pdf icon PDF 211 KB

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

 

The Area Committee is invited to nominate a Councillor to lay a wreath on behalf of the council at Hazel Grove War Memorial on Sunday, 14 November 2021.

 

Officer Contact: Damian Eaton on 0161 474 3207 or email: damian.eaton@stockport.gov.uk

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Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 71 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

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