Archive for Month: March 2015

  • PLANNING APPLICATION 15/01297/FU – LAWNSWOOD SERVICE STATION, OTLEY ROAD

    Please find below details of a planning application for the above site. Number:        15/01297/FU/NW Site:                 Lawnswood Service Station  Otley Road  Adel  Leeds  LS16 8AB  Proposal:       Demolition of existing petrol filling station and carwash and erect replacement 24/7 petrol filling station  and convenience store with ATM, associated parking and access alterations If you…

  • DEMOLITION OF LAWNSWOOD GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS – UPDATE

    You may be interested in the latest update I have received from Environmental Enforcement in respect of the Government Buildings demolition: “Just a quick e-mail with an update and to advise that we have had further complaints of noise nuisance with regard to the Demolition of the Old Government Buildings on Otley Road. I have…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION – 2 CHURCH LANE, ADEL – UPDATE

    In respect of the Planning Application for no. 2 Church Lane I have received the following update from the Planning Officer. “I have now had the opportunity to visit the site and have received comments from the Highway Officer. I consider that there is certainly some potential to redevelop this site but the proposal for…

  • GP SURGERY AT HOLT PARK – UPDATE – SURGERY NOT CLOSING

    I refer to previous correspondence and would advise that I have been updated as set out below from the Assistant Contract Manager, NHS England – North (Yorkshire & the Humber): “A decision was reached on Tuesday afternoon with regard to the proposals put forward by the practice and that is that Holt Park Medical Practice…

  • DEMOLITION OF THE LAWNSWOOD GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS SITE – UPDATE

    A number of local residents have raised the issue of unacceptable noise levels whilst the demolition of the “Nuclear Bunker” at the old DWP Building at Lawnswood is undertaken. I took this up with Environmental Health and set out below is the reply I have received. “Cllr Anderson I am writing to update you on…

  • THE DIGITAL GARAGE

    You may be interested in this announcement by the Council: Dear Colleagues, You may have seen the exciting announcement on Friday that Google has chosen Leeds as the location for their new concept the ‘Digital Garage.’ Just to update you on the details of this project, it will be a six month pilot that will…

  • DAMAGED VIRGIN MEDIA BOXES – HOW TO REPORT ISSUES

    A number of residents have been in touch recently about damaged and unsightly media boxes with graffiti on them. Once reported to the Council they then contact Virgin to ask them to carry out corrective action but there is a time delay in resolving these issues and this is causing a problem to residents who…

  • 2015 TOUR DE YORKSHIRE – SUNDAY MAY 3rd 2015: RACE & ROAD CLOSURE INFORMATION

    I have received the information below from the Director of City Development: “As you may be aware the Mayday bank holiday weekend has been confirmed as the date for the first Tour de Yorkshire, a world class cycle race which will finish in Leeds on Sunday 3rd May. Organised by Welcome to Yorkshire and Amaury…

  • CARLTON CROSSROADS CAR BOOT SALES – 2015

    I have been advised of the following: “The Markets Service are in receipt of a rather late application for another period of car boot sales to be held on farmland at Carlton crossroads every Sunday from 8 March until October.  The landowner has provided his permission and full planning permission is in place. Requirements would still be in place on the licensee Mr Jerome O…

  • FESTIVAL OF CYCLING

    You may be interested in the information below, passed on to me by a local resident. UTravelActive is pleased to announce a fun festival for all from Monday 2nd March for two weeks. There will be pedal powered challenges, crafts, rides, film showings and more. For further information about activities happening across the city please visit…