Decisions

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Decisions published

16/06/2021 - Seddons Farm area, Bury - Temporary road closures ref: 3584    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 20/07/2021

Effective from: 16/06/2021

Decision:

Temporary closure under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984,
of Watling St, Mile Lane, Greenhill Rd, Blackrod Dr, Bispham Cl, Fulwood Cl,
Tarleton Cl, Ribbleton Cl, Anderton Cl, Heapy Cl, Abbey Dr, Rivington Dr,
Adlington Dr, Winmarleigh Cl, Hambleton Cl, Eccleston Cl, St Michaels Cl,
Longridge Dr, Seddons Ave, Strandring Ave, Newington Dr, Ewood Dr, Turton
Cl, Belmont Dr, Euxton Cl, Wheelton Cl, Withnell Dr, Harwood Dr, Edgeworth Dr,
Lyons Dr, Eagles Dr, Fieldhead Ave, Chantlers Ave, Westbury Cl, Greenfield Cl,
Minden Cl, Colville Dr, Kenmore Ave, Garstang Dr, Chorley Cl, Clayton Cl,
Galgate Cl, Warton Cl, Freckleton Dr, Presall Cl, Hurst Green Cl, and Ormskirk
Cl, Bury.

Lead officer: David Giblin


09/06/2021 - Metrolink Park & Ride car park, Stanley Road, Whitefield – Temporary Footpath (non-definitive) closure ref: 3583    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 20/07/2021

Effective from: 09/06/2021

Decision:

Temporary Closure under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984,
of the Footpath (non-definitive) on land at the Park & Ride facility at Whitefield
Metrolink Station from 23/08/21 for a period of 6 months to facilitate the car park
extension scheme. The diversion will be via Park Seventeen, Moss Lane and Bury
New Road and vice-versa.

Lead officer: David Giblin


27/04/2021 - Beechwood Road and Park Road, Prestwich – Proposed introduction of no waiting at any time restrictions ref: 3582    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 20/07/2021

Effective from: 27/04/2021

Decision:

Further to the recommendation of the Traffic Management Unit (Tuesday 30
March 2021, minute 4232) to approve for advertising the proposal to introduce
no waiting at any time restrictions on Beechwood Road and Park Road,
Prestwich to alleviate access and obstruction problems.

Lead officer: David Giblin


12/04/2021 - Moss Lane/Ribble Drive, Whitefield – Proposed introduction of no waiting at any time restrictions ref: 3581    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 20/07/2021

Effective from: 12/04/2021

Decision:

There were no objections to the proposals to introduce no waiting at any time
restrictions, therefore the proposal is to be introduced as advertised.

Lead officer: David Giblin


12/04/2021 - Lumb Carr Road, Ramsbottom – Proposed introduction of no waiting at any time restrictions ref: 3580    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 12/04/2021

Decision:

Taking into account the justification for the proposals and the objection received
to introduce no waiting at any time restrictions, to approve the proposal as
advertised. No objections have been forthcoming from Ward Councillors.

Lead officer: David Giblin


29/06/2021 - Direction Signs for Housing Development at Water Mill Gardens, Kersal Vale Road, Salford or AA Signs ref: 3579    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 29/06/2021

Decision:

Approval of 6 temporary Direction Signs on street lighting columns. To be sited
at various points along A56 Bury New Road / Hilton Lane / Kersal Vale Road as
per attached map and signs schedule.

Lead officer: David Giblin


01/06/2021 - Creation of a new Housing Joint Commissioning Partnership – 1 June 2021 – 31 May 2025 ref: 3578    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 01/06/2021

Lead officer: Geoff Little


28/06/2021 - Proposed introduction of 4 new Puffin Crossings and 1 ‘humped’ zebra crossing at various locations throughout Bury as part of Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) ‘Safer Streets Save Lives’ (SSSL) initiative ref: 3577    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 28/06/2021

Decision:

To approve for advertising the proposals to introduce 4 new Puffin Crossings and one ‘humped’ zebra crossing at various locations throughout Bury as part of TfGM’s SSSL initiative.

Lead officer: David Giblin


04/05/2021 - Highways now considered suitable for adoption by the Highways Authority ref: 3576    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 04/05/2021

Decision:

Adoption of Brookmoor Road Prestwich Sec 38/287

Lead officer: David Giblin


30/06/2021 - Equipment Service – Assessment Management System Replacement ref: 3575    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 30/06/2021

Lead officer: Will Blandamer


30/06/2021 - Bury Has Hope street stall Kay Gardens 23 ans 24 July 21 ref: 3574    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 30/06/2021

Decision:

Establishment of an information stand.

Lead officer: David Giblin


08/07/2021 - Merton Street, Bury – Temporary road closure ref: 3573    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 08/07/2021

Decision:

Temporary closure under Section 14(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984,
of Merton Street, from Woodhill Vale to the cul-de-sac end from 25 July 2021
for a period of 5 days to facilitate the holding of a street party (although the
anticipated duration of the event is 25/07/21 approx. 12 noon to 17.00hrs).

Lead officer: David Giblin


09/07/2021 - Approval for the payment of costs to upgrade Electricity supplies to allow for new heat pumps and solar panels at Castle Leisure Centre, Bury Business Centre and Bury Cemetery Facilities Depot ref: 3572    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 09/07/2021

Decision:

In order to deliver new heat pumps and solar panels at some of the buildings
in our Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme we are seeking approval for
expenditure to cover Electricity North West Limited (ENWL) costs for the
necessary upgrading of the local grid electricity supplies.

Lead officer: Donna Ball


25/06/2021 - Agile Working Policy ref: 3571    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 25/06/2021

Decision:

On 26 May 2021 Cabinet agreed the roll out of an Agile Working Model for all Council staff from Stage 4 of the national roadmap out of lockdown. This report noted the development of an Agile Working Policy as a key action prior to go-live of this new model of working.

This policy has now been finalised and is provided for approval by the Chief Executive. In line with the Council’s constitution the Employment Panel has been consulted on the draft Policy and their views are reflected. (see below). The Council’s Trade Unions have also been consulted.

Lead officer: Geoff Little


20/05/2021 - Salary Budget: Director of People & Inclusion ref: 3570    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 20/05/2021

Lead officer: Lynne Ridsdale


13/05/2021 - Baguley Crescent/Heywood Court, Prestwich – Proposed Introduction of No Waiting at Any time restrictions. ref: 3569    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 13/05/2021

Decision:

Further to the recommendation of the Traffic Management Unit (minute number – 4237) to approve for advertising the proposal for the introduction of No Waiting at Any time restrictions and part revocation of Waiting restriction. The Crescent/Mountfield/Brookfield/Deyne Avenue, Prestwich– ‘No Waiting at Any Time’ restrictions (junction protection).

Lead officer: David Giblin


21/04/2021 - Cedar Fold, Tottington – Proposed Introduction of no waiting at any time ref: 3568    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 21/04/2021

Decision:

Further to the recommendation of the Traffic Management Unit
(minute number 4234), proposal for the introduction of No Waiting at Any time
restrictions on the Cedar Fold Tottington. The restrictions are proposed in order
to alleviate junction access and obstruction problems.

Lead officer: David Giblin


22/04/2021 - Various Roads, Bury/Radcliffe/Whitefield (Ainsworth Rd, Watling St, Ringley Rd etc) - GD3 Proposed Bus Stop Clearways ref: 3567    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 22/04/2021

Decision:

Further to the recommendation of the Traffic Management Unit
(minute number 4233), proposal for the introduction of Bus Stop Clearways at
various bus stops, operational all days between the hours of 7am and 11pm.
Consultation is required but the proposed restrictions do not require a traffic
regulation order. The restrictions are proposed in order to improve and maintain
bus stop accessibility, in conjunction with footway improvement works carried
out by TfGM.

Lead officer: David Giblin


19/04/2021 - Proposed Formalisation of No Waiting at Any – Lily Hill Street, Whitefield ref: 3566    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 19/07/2021

Effective from: 19/04/2021

Decision:

Taking into account the justification for the formalisation of No Waiting at any
time restrictions and the objection received to the proposal on Lily Hill Street,
Whitefield, to approve for implementation the proposal as advertised. The
restrictions are proposed in order to maintain visibility, traffic flows and assist
turning movements.

Lead officer: David Giblin


30/06/2021 - Disposal of the site of the former Bury Fire Station site, The Rock, Bury - Part B ref: 3565    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/06/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 09/07/2021

Effective from: 30/06/2021