Agenda

Stepping Hill Area Committee - Tuesday, 24th January, 2023 6.00 pm

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

Contact: Georgia Latham  (0161 474 3229)

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Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 322 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 29 November 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 £178.60 (£37.60 from Hazel Grove, £70.50 from Offerton and £70.50 from Stepping Hill wards allocation) 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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Non-Executive Business

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5.

Development Applications pdf icon PDF 110 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director (Place) & 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 Stepping Hill Area Committee area.

 

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

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5.(i)

DC/085815 - Stockport School, Mile End Lane, Great Moor, Stockport, SK2 6BW pdf icon PDF 692 KB

Variation / Removal of Conditions Application – New sports hall and changing rooms. (The application is to remove Condition 2 and to vary Condition 3 of planning approval DC/004252, which granted planning permission for the “New sports hall and changing rooms” on 20th August 2001).

 

The Area Committee is recommended to grant planning permission subject to conditions.

 

Officer contact: Helen Hodgett on 0161 474 3656 or email: helen.hodgett@stockport.gov.uk

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5.(ii)

DC/087193 - 3 Avondale Avenue, Hazel Grove, Stockport, SK7 4PZ pdf icon PDF 333 KB

Demolition of existing garage and erection of a two storey side and rear extension, removal of existing chimney and associated works, alterations to existing roofline and pitch including installation of dormers at the rear and skylight/roof windows as per the plans and installation of new soil vent pipes (SVP).

 

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

 

Officer Contact: Anthony Smith on 0161 474 3569 or email: anthony.smith@stockport.gov.uk

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6.

Planning Appeal, Enforcement Appeals and Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 25 KB

To consider a report of the Assistant Director - 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 Stepping Hill Area Committee area.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

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

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Executive Business

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7.

Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure pdf icon PDF 157 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details the locations of council-owned parking spaces within the Stepping Hill Area where it is planned to install Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to comment on and note the report.

 

Officer contact: Mark Glynn on 0161 474 3700 or email: mark.glynn@stockport.gov.uk or Sue Stevenson on 0161 474 4351 or email: sue.stevenson@stockport.gov.uk

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8.

SIDS Update 2023 pdf icon PDF 279 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report provides an overview of the proposed implementation of Speed Indicators Devices (SID’s) in the Stepping Hill Area.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to support the SID programme and for the Highway Ward Spokespersons for each ward to be authorised to submit four potential locations where they would like the SIDs to be installed.

 

Officer Contact: Adam Meadowcroft on 07800 618 430 or email: adam.meadowcroft@stockport.gov.uk

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Babbacombe Road & Oakland Road, Offerton pdf icon PDF 306 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details a proposal to introduce No Waiting at Any Time restrictions at the junction of Babbacombe Road and Oakland Road in Offerton.

 

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 following orders at a cost of £760 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Offerton ward allocation):-

 

No Waiting at Any Time:

 

Babbacombe Road

 

Both sides from the South Eastern kerb line of Oakland Avenue for a distance of 10 metres in a South Easterly direction.

 

Oakland Avenue

 

South Eastern side from a point 10 metres South West of the South Western kerb line of Babbacombe Road in a North Easterly direction to a point 12 metres North East of the North Eastern kerb line of Babbacombe Road (to tie-in with the aforementioned).

 

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

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Chadwell Road and Marple Road, Offerton pdf icon PDF 479 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details a proposal to introduce No Waiting at Any Time restrictions at the junction of Chadwell Road and Marple Road in Offerton.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommended that the Cabinet Member fir Highways, Parks and Leisure Services approves 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 following orders at a cost of £750 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Offerton ward allocation):-

 

No Waiting at Any Time:

 

Chadwell Road

 

Both sides from the Northern kerb line of Marple Road for a distance of 10 metres in a Northerly direction.

 

Marple Road

 

North side from a point 15 metres West of the Western kerb line of Chadwell Road in an Easterly direction to a point 10 metres East of the Eastern kerb line of Chadwell Road (to tie in with the aforementioned).

 

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

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11.

Parks Event Application - Circus Starr at Torkington Park 10th June 2023 pdf icon PDF 271 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details an application from Circus Starr to hold their Circus in Torkington Park on Saturday, 10 June 2023.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the application subject to the organiser producing the appropriate papers: event plan, health & safety documentation, licenses and insurances, and paying the fee.

 

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

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Parks Event Application - Family Funfair at Torkington Park 29th June - 2nd July 2023 pdf icon PDF 271 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details an application from Morleys Funfair to hold a Family Funfair at Torkington Park on 29 June - 2 July 2023.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the application subject to the organiser producing the appropriate health & safety documentation, insurances being in place and paying the fee.

 

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

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13.

Parks Event Application - Hazel Grove Carnival 15th July 2023 pdf icon PDF 271 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details an application from Hazel Grove Carnival Association to hold the Carnival in Torkington Park on Saturday, 15 July 2023.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the application subject to the organiser producing the appropriate papers: event plan, health and safety documentation, licenses and insurances, and paying the fee.

 

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

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14.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 141 KB

To consider a report of the Assistant Director – Legal & Democratic Governance.

 

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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