Archive for Month: November 2011

  • ANNUAL COMMUNITY SAFETY REPORT

    At the Outer North West Area Committee we received the Annual Community Safety Report, and the highlights which may be of interest to you are:  1. Off Road Bikes. The Area Committee contributes £1,500 per annum towards the running costs of two vehicles. The Bikes are deployed across the Division to patrol greenspaces or to…

  • SUNDAY SERVICE ON THE HARROGATE LINE

    I was recently asked if I could try to get an improved Sunday train service from Horsforth both in the direction of Leeds and in the direction of York. I wrote to the Rail Manager at Metro and asked the following “Have you ever carried out any assessment as to whether or not there is…

  • PROPOSED CLOSURE OF YLI MUSIC & DRAMA SERVICE – UPDATE

    Set out below is my understanding of the Leeds City Council proposal for trying to resolve the outstanding issues around the proposed closure of YLI Music & Drama Service.  Background Leeds has contributed £19,218.09 pa for the last five years. The service is funded by the twelve Yorkshire authorities and groups/individuals renting materials. In Leeds…

  • ROAD SAFETY – SITES FOR CONCERN

    The City Development Department has recently completed production of the annual reports which detail; i) The road junctions within Leeds which have had the greatest number of injury accidents over the 5-year period 2006 – 2010.  ii)  The lengths of road within Leeds which have the highest ‘above expected’ accident levels, also for the 5-year period…

  • YORK GATE – PLANNING APPLICATION

    I have been advised today that a formal planning application in respect of the above has now been submitted as follows: Application details:- Number:       11/04457/FU/NW Site:             York Gate And Land To Rear  Back Church Lane  Adel  Leeds  LS16 8DW Proposal:     Use of dwelling and grounds as a garden open to the public…

  • DAVID WILSON HOMES – UPDATE

    At the Plans Panel West meeting that is due to take place this Thursday, 10th November, at 1.30pm there is to be a pre-application presentation given to the Plans Panel in respect of the above development. If you would like to see a copy of the report that has been issued in advance click on the…