Agenda

Werneth Area Committee - Monday, 28th November, 2022 6.00 pm

Venue: Dining Room - Woodley Civic Hall

Contact: Damian Eaton  (0161 474 3207)

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Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 250 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 17 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.

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 - Bee Sober CIC pdf icon PDF 581 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from Bee Sober CIC for a grant of £84.50 towards the cost of organising walk and talk events, supplying refreshments, and the printing of leaflets and posters to increase awareness to support those in recovery.

 

 

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4.(vi)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Cheshire Regiment Association pdf icon PDF 904 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from the Cheshire Regiment Association for a grant of £63.16 to support members of the Cheshire Regiment Association to attend a commemoration event.

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5.

Development Applications

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

 

(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 for Place Management & Regeneration on any planning issues relevant to the Werneth area.

 

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

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5.(i)

DC083927 - Land West of Castle Hill, Bredbury Park pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Proposed development comprising of Class B2, B8 and E(g) (iii) units, associated parking, landscaping and infrastructure.

 

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

 

·         the receipt of revised plans to address the residual, detailed design issues highlighted by the Council’s Highway Engineer;

·         the imposition of necessary planning conditions;

·         completion of Section 106 agreement to secure biodiversity net gain habitat enhancements and £7500 funding for the necessary traffic regulation orders and formal Quiet Lane status on Castle Hill to help ensure safe and practical access arrangements.

 

Officer Contact: Daniel Hewitt on 0161 218 1989 or email: daniel.hewitt@stockport.gov.uk.

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6.

Planning Appeal, Enforcement Appeals and Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 36 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 Werneth 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.

Creating a Strong, Vibrant and Healthy Romiley District Centre pdf icon PDF 482 KB

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

 

The report provides an update on the Council’s partnership with the Institute of Place Management in supporting the development of Romiley District Centre.

 

The Area Committee is requested to:

 

(1) Note and comment on the final report from the Institute of Place Management on Romiley District Centre.

 

(2) Authorise the District Centre Manger, in collaboration with local stakeholders, to develop an Action Plan for Romiley District Centre based on the recommendations in the Institute of Place Management Report.

 

(3) Request that the District Centre Manager reports progress on delivering the Action Plan to the Area Committee on a quarterly basis.

 

Officer contact: Helen Walters on 07800 618140 or email: helen.walters@stockport.gov.uk

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8.

City Region Sustainable Transport Settlements - Bredbury to Woodley Active Travel Improvements pdf icon PDF 386 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

This report provides results of a consultation on the City Region Sustainable Transport Settlements (CRSTS) proposals to improve active travel routes between Bredbury and Woodley, which include the improvement of existing unbound footpaths / bridleways, modifications to existing junctions to improve safety and creating new cycling links to Woodley Precinct.

 

Officer Contact: Nick Whelan on 0161 474 4907 or email: nick.whelan@stockport.gov.uk

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Proposed Traffic Regulation Order 'No Waiting At Any Time' - Elm Street, Bredbury and other nearby roads. pdf icon PDF 320 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details the findings of a consultation exercise and seeks approval for the introduction of a Traffic Regulation Order 'No Waiting At Any Time' on Elm Street, Bredbury and other nearby roads.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the legal advertising of the following Traffic Regulation Orders, 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 £1,100 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Bredbury & Woodley ward allocation):-

 

Proposed Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) Schedule

 

‘No Waiting At Any Time’

 

Kerridge Drive, Bredbury (Both Sides) - From its intersection with the north western kerb line of Elm Street, for a distance of 10 metres in a North westerly direction.

 

Elm Street, Bredbury (North East Side) - From a point 10 metres south west of the intersection of the south western kerb line of Kerridge Drive to a point, 10 metres north east of the north eastern kerb line of Kerridge Drive.

 

Baytree Drive, Bredbury (Both Sides) - From its intersection with the south eastern kerb line of Elm Street, for a distance of 10 metres in an south easterly direction.

 

Elm Street, Bredbury (South West Side) - From a point 10 metres south west of the intersection of the south western kerb line of Baytree Drive to a point, 10 meters north east of the north eastern kerb line of Baytree Drive.

 

Elm Street, Bredbury West Side)  - From a point 10 metres north west from the projected northern kerb line of Firsby Avenue in a southerly direction for a distance of 24 metres.

 

Firsby Avenue, Bredbury (Both Sides) - From its intersection with the north western kerb line of Elm Street, for a distance of 10 metres in a north easterly direction.

 

Elm Street, Bredbury (East Side) - From a point 10 metres north of the intersection of the north eastern kerb line of Firsby Avenue to a point, 10 metres south of the south eastern kerb line of Firsby Avenue.

 

Elderfield Drive (Both Sides) - From its intersection with the south eastern kerb line of Elm Street, for a distance of 10 metres in a south easterly direction.

 

Elm Street (East Side) - From a point 10 meters north east of the intersection of the north eastern kerb line of Elderfield Drive to a point, 10 metres south west of the south eastern kerb line of Elderfield Drive.

 

Lombard Close (Both Sides) - From its intersection with north westerly kerb line of Elm Street, for a distance of 10 metres in a north westerly direction.

 

Elm Street (West Side) - From a point 10 metres north east of the intersection of the north eastern kerb line of Lombard Close to a point, 10 metres south west of the south western kerb line of Lombard Close.

 

Officer Contact: Nicola Ryan on 0161 474 4348 or email: nicola.ryan@stockport.gov.uk

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Pedestrian Crossing on Langdale Road pdf icon PDF 299 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details a proposal for the introduction of a pedestrian dropped crossing on Langdale Road, Woodley at the junction with Smithy Green to aid accessibility.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the introduction of a pedestrian dropped crossing on Langdale Road, Woodley at the junction with Smithy Green as detailed on the plans attached to the report, at a cost of £2,800 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Bredbury & Woodley ward allocation).

 

Officer contact: Gemma Brady by email on gemma.brady@stockport.gov.uk.

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11.

Lansdowne Avenue, Romiley - Objection Report pdf icon PDF 543 KB

To consider a joint report of the Director for Place Management and the Strategic Head of Service (Legal & Democratic Governance and Monitoring Officer).

 

The report details an objection made in relation to the proposed Traffic Regulation Order 'No Waiting At Any Time' (double yellow lines) on Lansdowne Avenue, Romiley.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Cabinet Member for Highways, Parks and Leisure Services makes the orders as advertised.

 

Officer contact: Zoe Allan on 0161 474 3138 or email: zoe.allan@stockport.gov.uk

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12.

Application for the use of Chadkirk Country Estate - Wassail Event on 7 January 2023 pdf icon PDF 270 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details an application received from Friends of Chadkirk Country Estate for a Wassail Event to take place on Saturday the 7th of January 2023.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to grant the application subject to all appropriate paperwork, licences and fees being submitted to the Council at least one week prior to the event taking place.

 

Officer contact: Jonathan Headlam on 0161 474 3142 or email  jonathan.headlam@stockport.gov.uk

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13.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 334 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: Damian Eaton on 0161 474 3207 or email: damian.eaton@stockport.gov.uk

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