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31.

Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 32 KB

    Members must indicate at this stage any items on the agenda in which they must declare an interest.  Members must verbally give notice of their interest at the meeting and complete the form attached with this agenda. 

     

    Members are also advised to take advice with regard to any matter where there is potential bias or predetermination in any business to be considered at the meeting and whether they should take part in decision making at the meeting.

     

    Members are reminded that, in accordance with the Localism Act 2011 and the Council's adopted Code of Conduct, they must declare the nature of any discloseable pecuniary interest; personal interest and/or prejudicial interest required of them and, in the case of any discloseable pecuniary interest or prejudicial interest, withdraw from the meeting during consideration of the item, unless permitted otherwise within the Code of Conduct.

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    Minutes:

    There were no declarations of interest.

32.

Variation of order of Business

    Minutes:

    In accordance with Council Procedure Rule 2.2 the Chair indicated the Broadhalgh and Bamford Area, Objections to Proposed 20mph Zone, would be considered following consideration of the minutes of the Rochdale Township Clean and Green Priority Group and prior to consideration of the Rochdale Township Funds 2014/15 and prior to all other business contained within the agenda thereafter.

     

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 62 KB

34.

Bamford and Oakenrod Area Forum pdf icon PDF 59 KB

35.

Brimrod, Marland and Sudden Area Forum pdf icon PDF 74 KB

36.

Central Rochdale Area Forum pdf icon PDF 84 KB

37.

Kingsway Area Forum pdf icon PDF 78 KB

38.

Milkstone and Deeplish Area Forum pdf icon PDF 66 KB

39.

Sparth Area Forum pdf icon PDF 77 KB

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Spotland and Falinge Area Forum pdf icon PDF 67 KB

41.

Rochdale Township Communities and Engagement Priority Group pdf icon PDF 51 KB

42.

Rochdale Township Clean and Green Priority Group pdf icon PDF 53 KB

    To note the minutes of the meeting of the Rochdale Township Clean and Green Priority Group held on 2nd October 2014.

    Minutes:

    DECIDED – That the minutes of the meeting of the Rochdale Township Clean and Green Priority Group held on 2nd October 2014 be noted.

     

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Broadhalgh and Bamford Area, Objections to Proposed 20mph Zone pdf icon PDF 482 KB

44.

Rochdale Township Funds 2014/15 pdf icon PDF 478 KB

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    Minutes:

    The Deputy Chief Executive presented a report which updated the Committee on revenue and capital expenditure, commitments and balances of Rochdale Township Fund 2014/2015, to enable the Committee to allocate funds to proposed projects.

     

    The recommendations contained in the report were presented as the management of the Rochdale Township Fund was a function delegated to this Committee to determine. Rochdale Township Funds were designed to be allocated to projects that benefit the Township’s communities and environment and which realise the Township’s stated priorities. The Committee monitors and reviews the use of the Rochdale Township Funds to ensure continued efficient and effective use of the Township’s Funds.

     

    The Committee considered applications for funding from the 2014/2015 Township Revenue and Capital Funds and the balances of £59,997 (Capital Fund) and £5,446 (Revenue Fund) were detailed in the submitted report.

     

    Alternatives considered: in considering the report, Members will decide whether or not to approve the allocation of funds to projects/schemes as appropriate.

     

    The Committee considered the views of Ms J Walker and Councillor Linden, a Milkstone and Deeplish Ward Member, who addressed the Committee in relation to application RP/07/14 for the introduction of waiting restrictions on Hill Street and Barlow Street, Rochdale. The Committee also received a petition in relation to the application.

     

    The Committee considered the views of Mr L Richardson who addressed the Committee in relation to application TC/10/14 for the introduction of Waiting Restrictions on Gorrels Way, Rochdale.

     

    The Committee considered the views of Councillor Farooq Ahmed, a Central Ward Member who addressed the Committee in relation to application TC/12/14 for the provision of a parking bay on Sheriff Street, Rochdale.

     

    The Committee considered the views of Councillor Farooq Ahmed, a Central Ward Member who addressed the Committee in relation to application TC/13/14 for the provision of a parking bay on Foxholes Road, Rochdale.

     

    DECIDED – That (1) the expenditure, commitments and balances for Rochdale Township Revenue and Capital Funds, as detailed in Appendices 1 and 2 of the submitted report be noted;

    (2) the decisions made under delegated authority as detailed at Appendix 3 of the submitted report be noted;

    (3) the Principal Townships Officer had assessed the proposed projects to be considered for funding against the criteria of the Rochdale Township Fund, priorities of the Township and that any specific risks had been identified as detailed in Appendix 4 of the submitted report be noted.

    (4) the Principal Townships Officer, in consultation with the Chair, Vice Chair and opposition spokespersons of the Committee, be given delegated authority to make decisions on any deferred projects.

                (6) the proposed schemes as detailed in Appendix 4 of the submitted report be dealt with as follows:-

    a) RP/07/14 – approve an allocation of £4,000 for the funding of the provision of waiting restrictions in Hill Street and Barlow Street following further consultation with businesses in the area;

    b) TC/08/14 – the application for the funding of the Muriel Street/ St Peter's School Off Street Parking project, be declined.                                                                                                            

    c) TC/09/14 - the  ...  view the full minutes text for item 44.