Agenda

Heatons & Reddish Area Committee - Monday, 20th June, 2022 6.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 2, Town Hall. View directions

Contact: Charles Yankiah  (0161 474 3206)

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Items
No. Item

Introductions

1.

Election of Chair

To elect a Chair of the Area Committee for a period until the next Annual Council Meeting.

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2.

Appointment of Vice Chair

To appoint a Vice Chair for the period until the next Annual Council Meeting.

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3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 224 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 4 April 2022.

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4.

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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5.

Urgent Decisions

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

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6.

Community Engagement

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6.(i)

Chair's Announcements

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

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6.(ii)

Neighbourhood Policing

Inspector Jamie Jeffries (Greater Manchester Police) will attend the meeting to provide an update on neighbourhood policing issues in the Heatons and Reddish area.

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6.(iii)

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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6.(iv)

Petitions

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

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6.(v)

Open Forum - Stockport Climate Action Now (CAN) Fund Update pdf icon PDF 363 KB

To consider a report of the Director for Place Management.

This report updates Members regarding the progress of the Stockport Climate Action Now (CAN) Fund since it launched in November 2021. It provides an overview of how the funding scheme works, examples of projects already funded by the scheme, eligibility for funding, details of how the fund has been allocated and where, and how Members can help promote the take-up of the CAN Fund.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Nick Leslie, nick.leslie@stockport.gov.uk

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6.(vi)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Belle Vue Brass Band pdf icon PDF 563 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from the Belle Vue Brass Band for a grant of £500 from Reddish South ward allocation only towards the cost of raising funds for new uniform.

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6.(vii)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Friends of Reddish Vale Country Park pdf icon PDF 564 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from the Friends of Reddish Vale Country Park for a grant of £1,000 (£500 from Reddish North and £500 from Reddish South wards allocation) towards the cost of routine upkeep, maintenance and fuelling of the Reddish Vale Van.

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6.(viii)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Walk Ride Heatons pdf icon PDF 614 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from the Friends of Cheshire Theatre School for a grant of £250 (£125 from Heatons North and £125 from Heatons South wards allocation) towards the cost of printing some A5 flyers, a large banner and a couple of reusable laminated maps of the Heatons. Summerfest is a popular, free, family-friendly, community-focused event, which will provide an excellent opportunity for us to engage with the community about how they can make short local journeys more sustainably in Heaton Moor Park on Sunday 10th July 2022.

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6.(ix)

Ward Flexibility Funding Update - Heatons Post, Drawing Board Productions

To receive an update presentation from Heatons Post, Drawing Board Productions and their community projects relating to:

 

·       Heatons Post publication update

·       Heatons Post distribution update

·       Heatons Post Hub community space update

·       SummerFest 2022 update

·       Reddish Roaring Sculpture Trail update

·       New projects update

 

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Non-Executive Business

7.

Development Applications

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Corporate & Support Services) and Deputy Chief Executive.

 

(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 area.

 

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

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7.(i)

DC083249 - Vauxhall Industrial Estate, Greg Street, South Reddish, Stockport, SK5 7BR pdf icon PDF 738 KB

Demolition of existing buildings and structures on Site, and proposed industrial estate redevelopment to provide approximately 19,118.22sq.m (205,787 sq.ft) of employment floor space (Use Classes B2, B8 and E(g)) over 28 no. employment units together with associated parking and infrastructure.

 

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

 

Officer contact: Jeni Regan, jeni.regan@stockport.gov.uk

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PLANNING APPEAL, ENFORCEMENT APPEALS AND ENFORCEMENT NOTICES pdf icon PDF 169 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 Heatons and Reddish 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

9.

Elisabeth Mill Area Development, Reddish pdf icon PDF 278 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report provides information on formal objections which have been returned in relation to the legal advertising of a Traffic Regulation Order (Elisabeth Mill S.106 Measures).

 

The Area Committee is asked to recommend that the Cabinet Member (Sustainable Stockport) approves the proposed Traffic Regulation Orders as advertised; subject to the removal of the elements listed below from the schedule:

 

Revocation of No Waiting at Any Time 

 

David Street, both sides, from the eastern kerbline of St. Elisabeth’s Way for a distance of 5.0 metres in an easterly direction.

 

Proposed No Waiting at Any Time

David Street, southern side, from the eastern kerbline of St. Elisabeth’s Way for a distance of 67.2 metres in an easterly direction.

 

Officer contact: Max Townsend, 0161 474 4861, max.townsend@stockport.gov.uk

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10.

Residents Parking Scheme Petition - David Street, Reddish pdf icon PDF 306 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details the findings of a desktop parking survey carried out on David Street, Reddish, following the receipt of a petition requesting the introduction of a residents permit parking scheme.

 

The Area Committee is asked to note the contents of the desktop study and approve the release of funds to the amount of £4,000 from the Reddish North Delegated Ward Budget to enable a residents’ consultation, investigations and parking surveys to be undertaken as per Stockport’s Residential Parking Scheme Policy.

 

Officer contact: Noel Nhengu, noel.nhengu@stockport.gov.uk

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11.

Ruskin Road & Browning Road, Reddish pdf icon PDF 304 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director for Place Management.

 

The report details the experimental order for ‘No Waiting at Any Time’ restrictions at the junction of Ruskin Road and Browning Road in Reddish.

 

The Area Committee is asked to give approval to the legal advertising of the following Traffic Regulation Order and subject to the receipt of no objections within 21 days of the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the orders at a cost of : £760 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget: -

 

No Waiting and No Loading at Any Time (Experimental):

 

Browning Road

 

South side from a point 10 metres West of the Western kerb-line of Ruskin Road to a point 10 metres East of the Eastern kerb-line of Ruskin Road.

 

Ruskin Road

 

West side from the Southern kerb-line of Browning Road in a Southerly direction for a distance of 10 metres.

 

East side from the Southern kerb-line of Ruskin Road in a Southerly direction for a distance of 15 metres.

 

Officer contact: Max Townsend, 0161 474 4861, max.townsend@stockport.gov.uk

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12.

The Provision of Bulbs to Friends' Groups and other Parties pdf icon PDF 227 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report provides an update on bulb provision to local community groups and for local initiatives.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report and agree whether it wished to make an allocation from its Delegated Budget towards the provision of additional bulb planting within its area.

 

Officer contact: Peter Cooke on 0161 474 4851 or email: peter.cooke@stockport.gov.uk

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13.

Area Committee Ward Highway Spokespersons

The Area Committee is invited to nominate Ward Spokespersons with whom the Director of Place Management can consult on highway maintenance and traffic management matters.

 

A copy of the Ward Spokesperson Protocol is attached for information.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to nominate Ward Spokespersons in accordance with the Protocol.

 

Officer contact: Charles Yankiah,  0161 474 3207 or email: charles.yankiah@stockport.gov.uk

 

 

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14.

Appointment to Outside Bodies pdf icon PDF 213 KB

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

 

The report requests the Area Committee to consider appointments of representatives on Outside Bodies.

 

The Area Committee is requested to make nominations for appointments on Outside Bodies.

 

Officer contact: Charles Yankiah, 0161 474 3206, charles.yankiah@stockport.gov.uk

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15.

Christmas Tree in Heaton Chapel 2022

This item has been placed on the agenda at the request of Councillor David Sedgwick.

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16.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 445 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 3206 or email:

charles.yankiah@stockport.gov.uk

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17.

Ward Flexibility Funding - Greater Manchester ACF pdf icon PDF 11 MB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from Greater Manchester ACF for a grant of £1,000 towards the cost of providing equipment and tools.

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18.

Ward Flexibility Funding - The Friends of Darley Street pdf icon PDF 2 MB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from The Friends of Darley Street for for a grant of £450 towards the cost of equipment , interpretation signage and raised beds.

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19.

Ward Flexibility Funding - Heatons Runners pdf icon PDF 1 MB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from the Heatons Runners for a grant of £400 towards the cost of providing courses, social events and uniform.

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20.

Safer Street Saves Lives - Reddish District Centre 20mph Zone pdf icon PDF 645 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details the findings of a consultation exercise undertaken with residents, businesses and users of Reddish District Centre and to seek approval for the introduction of a permanent Moving Traffic Regulation Order (MTRO) and investigations into alternative traffic calming measures to replace temporary road cushions introduced as part of the Covid response within the District Centre.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Cabinet Member for Highways, Parks and Leisure Services gives approval to the legal advertising of the Moving Traffic Regulation Order (MTRO) to implement a 20mph Zone and Officers identify alternatives forms for Traffic Calming to replace the temporary speed cushions to be funded from the Safer Street Save Lives budget.

 

Officer contact: Jonathan Brown on 0161 474 4813 or email: jon.brown@stockport.gov.uk

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