Archive for Month: August 2015

  • DATE FOR THE NEXT HOLT PARK FORUM – 9th SEPTEMBER

    The date of the next Holt Park Forum is Wednesday 9th September at 6pm in Ralph Thoresby High School Theatre. You will be able to hear about developments in the Holt Park Regeneration Scheme; hear from the Neighbourhood Policing Team; receive updates on housing, street cleansing, waste management, highways and Parks & Countryside.

  • CULVERT WORKS TO POOL BANK NEW ROAD – DYNELEY ARMS CROSSROADS

    I recently met with Council officers to discuss a concern raised by a constituent in respect of the proposed works at the above location. At this meeting I then received a full briefing on what is proposed. Set out below is the text of  a letter I have received. “A658 Pool Bank New Road Culvert Replacement…

  • WEED SPRAYING

    I have received the information below in respect of the next round of weed spraying. “Dear Councillor, I have been asked to make you aware that our contractor is currently operating in the city to undertake the second planned treatment of weeds growing on highway and housing hard surfaces. The treatment targets weeds that have…

  • SPORTS CAMPS AT RALPH THORESBY – MONDAY 24TH TO FRIDAY 28TH AUGUST

    I have been given details of the above Sports Camps taking place this week. For more detailed information go to http://www.acesportuk.com/upcoming-events/ The cost is £12 per day or £50 for 5 days.

  • FOOTPATH AND RAMP ON TO OTLEY ROAD FROM CENTURION FIELDS ESTATE

    I have now received an updated plan in respect of the above from the Principal Planner. Further to communicating residents’ concerns in respect of the changes to form a new footpath that will run alongside Otley Road behind the gardens of 21, 23 & 25 Holt Avenue, I have received the following update: “The latest…

  • TILE LANE – PASSING PLACES

    I was asked recently whether there is a plan to remove the current parking restrictions on the passing places/laybys which were put in place on Tile Lane when the secure unit was being built and the old unit being demolished as there are no large vehicles using Tile Lane now and the parking restriction notices…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION 15/01297/FU – LAWNSWOOD SERVICE STATION – UPDATE

    I refer to the above planning application. I was asked by a local resident, who had been advised by the garage staff that work would be starting on 24th August, if measures could be put in place to prevent construction traffic from parking in Lawns Hall Close . I took this up with the Planner…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION 14/04884/RM LAND TO REAR OF 92 TO 110 MOSELEY WOOD GARDENS

    I have been advised today of the Reserved Matters Planning Application for the above land:  Please find below the detail:  Number:        15/04884/RM Site:                Land to Rear of 92 to 110 Moseley Wood Gardens  Proposal:       Reserved Matters Application for residential development for circa 135 dwellings, including means of vehicular access from Moseley Wood Rise…

  • ADVERTISING SIGNAGE AT ADEL HAND CAR WASH

    There has been ongoing correspondence between myself on behalf of residents who have raised this with me and the Planning Enforcement team. Set out below is the latest update on their communications with the site owners and what may be acceptable: “Dear Councillor I have just e-mailed the planning agent and asked that they remove…

  • INVITE TO EXHIBITION RE PROPOSALS FOR FORMER LAWNSWOOD GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS SITE

    Please find below details of an open exhibition to look at the proposals for the former Lawnswood Government Buildings site. This invite is from Bellway Homes who are the chosen developer for the site. You are invited to visit a public exhibition which will be held on: Wednesday 19th August 2015 at Adel War Memorial Association (inc.…