Agenda

Marple Area Committee - Wednesday, 3rd August, 2022 6.00 pm

Venue: Main Hall - Marple Senior Citizen's Hall

Contact: Charles Yankiah  (0161 474 3206)

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Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 610 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 22 June 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)

Neighbourhood Policing

Inspector Shaun Flavell (Greater Manchester Police) will attend the meeting to provide an update on neighbourhood policing issues in the Marple area.

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4.(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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4.(iv)

Petitions

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

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4.(v)

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.(vi)

Ward Flexibility Funding - Brookside Primary School pdf icon PDF 272 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from Brookside Primary School for a grant of £1000 (Marple South ward allocation only) towards the cost of replacing the disrepair of the current lunchtime play shed, which would benefit the wellbeing of the children and help make use of the environment.

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Non-Executive Business

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5.

Development Applications

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive and Corporate Director for Corporate and Support Services.

 

(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 Corporate Director on any planning issues relevant to the Marple area.

 

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

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5.(i)

DC082338 : Former Jasmine Thai Restaurant, Buxton Road, Hazel Grove, Stockport, SK7 6NA pdf icon PDF 979 KB

Erection of 8 no. dwellinghouses with associated infrastructure and landscaping.

 

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

 

Officer contact: Mark Burgess on 0161 474 3659 or email: mark.burgess@stockport.gov.uk

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5.(ii)

DC083756 : Burnside, 106 Hollins Lane, Marple Bridge, Stockport, SK6 5EU pdf icon PDF 460 KB

Proposed kitchen and family room extension to rear of existing dwelling and proposed 1 bed apartment above existing detached garage, all to improve or provide supported living accommodation.

 

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

 

Officer contact: Mark Burgess on 0161 474 3659 or email: mark.burgess@stockport.gov.uk

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5.(iii)

DC085022 : Land adjacent to 7 Denefield Close, Marple Bridge, Stockport, SK6 5EU pdf icon PDF 486 KB

Erection of 1 no. detached bungalow (Outline Planning Application, seeking approval for access, layout and scale).

 

The Area Committee is requested to grant planning permission and defer and delegate to the Head of Planning, pending the applicant entering into a Section 106 Agreement to secure the relevant contribution towards the open space.

 

Officer contact: Mark Burgess on 0161 474 3659 or email: mark.burgess@stockport.gov.uk

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6.

Appeal Decisions, Current Planning Appeals and Enforcements pdf icon PDF 262 KB

To consider a report of the Strategic Head of Service & Monitoring Officer (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 Marple Area Committee area.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

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

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7.

Review of Polling Districts, Polling Places and Polling Stations pdf icon PDF 158 KB

To consider a report of the Chief Executive.

 

The report requests the views of the Committee on the current proposed polling arrangements within the area in order to inform the Polling District Review currently underway.

 

The views of the Area Committee are sought on the proposed polling arrangements. Any comments or suggestions will then be considered, together with those received via the public consultation (Stage 1 and Stage 2).  Revised proposals will be brought back to the Area Committee cycle in October 2022 for consideration prior to a final report being considered by the Cabinet Meeting on 1 November 2022 and the Council Meeting on 17 November 2022.

 

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

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Executive Business

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8.

Buxton Road, High Lane - Proposed Experimental Traffic Regulation Order - No Waiting At Any Time pdf icon PDF 306 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details an Experimental Traffic Regulation Order ‘No Waiting At Any Time’ on part of Buxton Road, High Lane.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the legal advertising of the following Traffic Regulation Order at a cost of £760 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget:

 

No Waiting At Any Time (Experimental):

 

Buxton Road, High Lane

 

South Side:

 

From the projected property building line of nos. 3 & 4 Buxton Road, High Lane at the end of the existing bus clearway marking, for a distance of 15 meters in a westerly direction. 

 

And from the projected west boundary line of Pinfold Cottage, Buxton Road, High Lane, for a distance of 113 meters in an easterly direction. 

 

And from the projected west boundary line of no. 221 Buxton Road, High Lane, for a distance of 65 meters in an easterly direction.

 

Officer contact: Nicola Ryan, 0161 474 4409, nicola.ryan@stockport.gov.uk

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9.

Oldridge Crescent, Marple - Alteration to a single speed cushion pdf icon PDF 449 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details the alteration of a single speed cushion located on Oldridge Crescent, Marple.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the alteration of a single speed cushion located on Oldridge Crescent, Marple at a cost of £2,225 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Marple South & High Lane ward allocation).

 

Officer contact: Nicola Ryan, 0161 474 4409, nicola.ryan@stockport.gov.uk

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Strines Road, Marple - Police Notice Signage pdf icon PDF 300 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details the manufacture of, and installation of Police Notice signage informing motorists that there is no parking within a double white line system at a cost of £500 to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Marple South & High Lane ward allocation).

 

Officer contact: Nicola Ryan, 0161 474 4409, nicola.ryan@stockport.gov.uk

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11.

Amendments to the Area Committee Highway Ward Spokespersons Protocol pdf icon PDF 289 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management.

 

The report details the current arrangements in relation to the role of Highway Ward Spokespersons (HWS) and the monitoring of the Area Committee Delegated Budgets and outlines proposals to make changes to the financial thresholds for decisions to be taken under delegated authority by the Director of Place Management.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to authorise the Director of Place Management, in consultation with the Highway Ward Spokesperson(s), to spend up to £1,000 from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget in connection with the schedule of minor, non-regulatory, matters identified in Section 2.6 of the report; and up to £2,500 in connection with pedestrian dropped crossings subject to all area committees giving approval to the revision of the delegation thresholds.

 

Officer Contact: Eraina Smith on Tel: 474 4911 or email: eraina.smith@stockport.gov.uk.

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12.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 198 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 3207 or email: charles.yankiah@stockport.gov.uk

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13.

Ward Flexibility Funding - African and Caribbean Community Association pdf icon PDF 364 KB

To consider an application for Ward Flexibility Funding received from the African and Caribbean Community Association for a grant of £184.56 from the Marple Area Committee (£46.14 from each ward allocation only) towards the cost of printing 100 copies of ‘The Advocate’ newsletter (monthly) for those who are facing digital poverty and exclusion in the community.

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