Archive for Month: May 2014

  • NOTES FROM PUBLIC MEETING HELD WITH DEVELOPERS, PLANNERS, HIGHWAYS AND HERITAGE OFFICERS

    NOTES OF MEETING HELD ON THURSDAY 8TH MAY IN THE ADEL MEMORIAL HALL, CHURCH LANE, ADEL PLANNING APPLICATIONS PAS SITE – CHURCH LANE 14/01660/OT – LAND OFF OTLEY ROAD and 14/1874/OT – LAND OFF CHURCH LANE Meeting Chaired by Cllr. Barry Anderson In attendance: Peter Beck (Children’s Services, Leeds City Council), Carol Cunningham (Planner, Leeds…

  • ROAD CLOSURES – TOUR DE FRANCE – SATURDAY 5TH JULY 2014

    LEEDS CITY COUNCIL, TOUR DE FRANCE GRAND DEPART 2014 ROAD TRAFFIC (SPECIAL EVENTS) ACT 1994, SATURDAY 5 JULY 2014 (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION AND RESTRICTION OF TRAFFIC AND USE)  ORDER 2014  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Leeds City Council as traffic authority for the Leeds Metropolitan District, has today made an Order under Section 16A of the…

  • LACK OF BROWN BINS IN NEW PROPERTIES

    I have had a number of queries in respect of when householders occupying the new properties being built in the area will be in receipt of brown bins as currently they have no brown bin collection. I took this up with the Refuse Collection Service manager, who responded as follows: “Currently, existing routes are working…

  • WILDFLOWER GARDEN TO COMMEMORATE THE START OF THE 1ST WORLD WAR

    I was approached by some residents in Adel to ask whether as a way of commemorating the 1st World Ward, in addition to events already taking place, a wildflower garden with poppies and other flowers, could be planted on an area of Bedquilts that is currently overgrown, at the back of Wayland Drive. I arranged…

  • COLD CALLING CONTROL ZONE NEXT PHASE – COOKRIDGE

    I am pleased to announce that the work to create Cold Calling Control Zones (CCCZ) will be starting shortly in Cookridge.  This will be in the part of Cookridge that lies within the Adel & Wharfedale Ward. I anticipate that the letters to ask you to vote as to whether you would like to belong to…

  • TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF STAIRFOOT LANE – DELIVERY OF SUPERFAST BROADBAND

    As part of BT’s delivery of Superfast Broadband within the Alwoodley/Bramhope area they have identified multiple sections of duct on their network along Stairfoot Lane which are either blocked or congested meaning it is not possible to insert the new cables through the existing ducting, therefore the only option available is to install a new…

  • PLEA FOR SCHOOL CROSSING WARDEN

    I have received the following information in respect of the situation where a Warden is required for the school crossing patrol on Sir George Martin Drive. “Although recent surveys have failed to show sufficient pedestrian activity to warrant the provision of a school crossing patrol warden at this site I am happy to try and…

  • LAWNSWOOD SERVICE STATION (ESSO GARAGE) REFUSAL OF PLANNING APPLICATION

    I have been advised today that the above application has been refused, for the moment. A copy of the planning report is attached. The applicants now have 3 options: Appeal the decision. Come back with revised proposals to address the concerns outlined in the report Accept the decision and move on. My personal view is…

  • BREACH OF PLANNING CONDITIONS – CENTURION FIELDS SITE – DAVID WILSON HOMES

    You may be aware that David Wilson Homes have been working on the site during non-working hours periods. This is in breach of the planning conditions. I have been chasing the Planning Enforcement section to take action against them for this breach. Neighbours have been keeping me advised when this is happening. I have now…

  • BRIDLEWAY CLOSURE

    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 14(2) ROAD TRAFFIC (TEMPORARY RESTRICTIONS) ACT 1991 LEEDS CITY COUNCIL (BRIDLEWAY NO.2 BRAMHOPE (PART) LEEDS) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF USE) ORDER 2014 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that because works are being or are proposed to be executed on or near the under mentioned highway (electrical installation) Leeds City Council…