Archive for Month: October 2011

  • POTENTIAL NEW SIGNAGE & LINING REGULATIONS

    You may be interested in the following information I have been sent today by Leeds City Council. It is my understanding that the Department for Transport (DfT) will add new signs to the sign “bible” covering common ones where currently the Council have to apply for their permission and then wait six months. In due…

  • Residual Waste Treatment Project /Incinerator

    I have been advised by Leeds City Council of the following information: Residual Waste Treatment Project Frequently Asked Questions Background 1. Why the Council needs residual waste treatment? At the moment, most ofLeeds’ waste is still buried in the ground.  Burying rubbish costs huge amounts of money, and the bill to the Council is going…

  • TREES

      I’m often approached by residents to ask if there is anything the Council can do about trees in neighbours’ gardens that are causing problems. Unfortunately the Council has no legal powers to take any action if the trees are not the public highway. However, I have attached below some information that you may find…