Agenda

Economy & Regeneration Scrutiny Committee - Thursday, 24th November, 2022 6.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 2, Town Hall, Stockport. View directions

Contact: Charlotte Griffin  (0161 474 3235/ 07815467634)

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Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 208 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the minutes of the meeting held on 13 October 2022.

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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.

Call-in

To consider call-in items (if any).

 

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4.

RAIL STATION TICKET OFFICE CLOSURES MOTION UPDATE pdf icon PDF 218 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

Rail representatives from Northern, TfGM and Avanti West Coast have been invited to attend the meeting to support the discussion on this item.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is asked to consider the motion in relation to the closure of Stockport railway station ticket offices that was put to Full Council on 6 October 2022.

 

Officer contact: Emily Brough 0161 474 4592 | emily.brough@stockport.gov.uk

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5.

Economy and Regeneration Portfolio Performance and Resources Mid Year Report pdf icon PDF 151 KB

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

 

The 2022/ 23 Quarter 2 Portfolio Performance and Resources Report (PPRRs) for the Economy and Regeneration portfolio is presented to members for consideration.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is asked to:

 

a)    Consider the Mid-Year Portfolio Performance and Resource Report.

 

b)   Review the progress to date (and forecasts) relating to delivering key targets and budgets for 2022/23.

 

c)    Highlight key areas of and responsibility for taking forward corrective action to address any performance or resource issues.

 

d)   Highlight any significant issues or changes to be fed back to the Cabinet alongside the Corporate Performance and Resource Report.

 

e)    Identify how areas of strong performance and good practice can be shared in other services.

 

Officer contacts: Alan Lawson, Strategy and Performance Manager 07890 563587 | alan.lawson@stockport.gov.uk

 

Kora Yohannan, CSS Manager Specialist Strategic Financial Adviser 0161 474 4032 | kora.yohannan@stockport.gov.uk

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6.

Access Control Measures Policy Statement pdf icon PDF 161 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report and appendices set out the draft Access Control Measures Policy Statement, consultation outcomes and next steps.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is asked to consider and endorse the report for Cabinet approval.

 

Officer contact: Mark Glynn  0161 474 3700 | mark.glynn@stockport.gov.uk

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7.

Kickstart and youth training programmes including apprenticeships pdf icon PDF 856 KB

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

 

The report sets out progress on performance indicators E&R 5.1 (Young People employed via Stockport Steps to Work and Kickstart) and E&R 5.3 (Youth Employment Hub) for members consideration.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is asked to note the report and continue to monitor the data and performance on apprenticeships.

 

Officer contact: Richard Mortimer 07800617932 | richard.mortimer@stockport.gov.uk

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8.

Creating Strong, Vibrant and Healthy District Centres pdf icon PDF 340 KB

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

 

The report provides an update on the Council’s partnership with the Institute of Place Management in supporting the development of the Borough’s eight District Centres and to set out the next steps along with recommendations on spend within the current financial year 2022/ 23.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is asked to comment on the recommendations to Cabinet and note the report.

 

Officer contact: Helen Walters 07800 618140 | helen.walters@stockport.gov.uk

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9.

Draft Stockport Local Plan

To receive an update from the Cabinet Member for Economy and Regeneration, Councillor Colin MacAlister, and the Strategic Head of Place Making and Planning, Emma Curle, on the Draft Stockport Local Plan.

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10.

Agenda planning pdf icon PDF 171 KB

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

 

The report sets out planned agenda items for the next meeting of the scrutiny committee, and details any forward plan items that fall within the remit of the committee for information.

 

The Scrutiny Committee is asked to:

 

(1) consider the report and any agenda items for future meetings of the committee; and

 

(2) to note the report.

           

Officer contact: Charlie Griffin 0161 474 3235 | charlotte.griffin@stockport.gov.uk 

 

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