Agenda and minutes

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Note: To follow the meeting of Rochdale Township Committee which is to be held at 6.15pm 

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Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 27 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.

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 79 KB

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Balderstone and Kirkholt Community Meeting pdf icon PDF 73 KB

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Bamford and Oakenrod Area Forum pdf icon PDF 80 KB

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Brimrod, Marland and Sudden Area Forum pdf icon PDF 79 KB

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Castleton Area Forum pdf icon PDF 80 KB

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Central Rochdale Area Forum pdf icon PDF 76 KB

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Healey Area Forum pdf icon PDF 80 KB

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Kingsway Area Forum pdf icon PDF 68 KB

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Milkstone and Deeplish Area Forum pdf icon PDF 78 KB

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Norden Area Forum pdf icon PDF 76 KB

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Sparth Area Forum pdf icon PDF 67 KB

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Spotland and Falinge Area Forum pdf icon PDF 94 KB

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Rochdale Township Funds 2016/17 pdf icon PDF 108 KB

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    Minutes:

    The Committee considered the report of the Director of Neighbourhoods

    which updated the Sub-Committee on revenue and capital expenditure, commitments and balances of Rochdale Township Fund 2016/2017, to enable the Sub-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 Sub-Committee to determine. The 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 Sub-Committee monitors and reviews the use of the Rochdale Township Funds to ensure continued efficient and effective use of the Township’s Funds.

     

    The Sub-Committee were asked to note the expenditure, commitments and balances for Rochdale Township revenue and capital funds as detailed in Appendix 1 and 2, the decisions made under delegated authority as detailed in Appendix 3 to the submitted report and to consider and approve, defer or refuse the allocation of funds to proposed projects detailed in Appendix 4.

     

    Members of the Rochdale Township Action and Resource Sub-Committee were requested to note the Principal Townships Officer’s assessment of the proposed projects to be considered for funding against the criteria of eligibility for the Rochdale Township Fund, priorities of the Township and any specific risks identified.

     

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

     

    The Sub-Committee considered the views of PC P Jones in relation to application TC/06/16 – Marne Crescent, Rochdale - waiting restrictions scheme.

     

    The Sub-Committee considered the views of Mr B Brown on behalf of the residents and Bamford Ward Councillors Jane Howard and Ian Duckworth in relation to application TC/32/15 – Half Acre Lane, Rochdale -  road closure scheme.

     

    The Sub-Committee considered the views of Mrs S Iqbal, a resident in relation to application TC07/16 – Longfield Road, Rochdale - investigation and Traffic Regulation Orders scheme.

     

    The Sub-Committee considered the views of Healey Ward Councillor, Shaun O’Neill in relation to application TC/40/15 – Mizzy Road Rochdale – 20mph zone and traffic calming scheme and RP/01/16 – Syke Chapel, Rochdale – parking bays scheme.

     

    The Sub-Committee considered the views of R Buckley in relation to application TC/08/16 Bury Road, Rochdale – shopping parade parking provision.

     

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

    (4) the Principal Townships Officer, in consultation with the Chair,

    Vice Chair and opposition spokespersons of the Committee, be given delegated  ...  view the full minutes text for item 14.