Archive for Month: July 2016

  • CENTURION FIELDS – DEVELOPER AND COUNCIL SIGN OFF OF THE SITE

    As a result of the recent meeting between the Managing Agents and the residents of Centurion Fields I raised a query with the Council in relation to what is acceptable before the Council will sign off the site. A number of snagging issues do remain and I and the residents in attendance felt that these…

  • GINNEL – WOODSTOCK CLOSE TO ADEL VALE AND WOODSTOCK CLOSE BETWEEN SIR GEORGE MARTIN DRIVE AND LONG CAUSEWAY

    At the recent Street Surgery I was approached by residents in respect of the state of the ginnel between Long Causeway and Sir George Martin Drive that runs up the side of Woodstock Close and the one between Adel Vale and the ginnel above. They need cleansed of detritus and mud and in respect of…

  • EASTMOOR SECURE UNIT –

    As a result of complaints I have taken up on behalf of local residents the 24 hr security has been reinstated. The Council has advised as follows: “As promised I am emailing with a further update. We were aware of intruders on Thursday evening damaging the boards as we have been carrying out daily inspections…

  • SIGNAGE IN ASDA CAR PARK

    I was approached today by a resident who advised me as follows: “There appears to have been a change in the responsibility for [the Asda Car Park], from local authority to a private company called Parking Eye. New signage at the disabled bays is ambiguous, stating the bays are only to be used while ‘visiting…

  • Community Games

    I have received the information below which you may be interested in. “Dear Councillor Please see the below opportunity and please promote to your wider relevant contacts. Be inspired by this summer’s Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympics and bring your community together this year with a festival of sporting and cultural activities. Awards of up…

  • PAS LAND OPPOSITE ADEL CHURCH

    I’ve just been notified of the following by Planning. This is the site opposite Adel Church.  “Just to let you know I have received a pre-application enquiry for the PAS site in Adel. The proposal is for 100 houses and a school but no formal plan has been submitted so far.  As soon as I…

  • WEST YORKSHIRE TRANSPORT AND BUS STRATEGIES CONSULTATION

    See email below which may be of interest to you. The link in the email does not yet list the locations for the Drop In sessions in Leeds therefore I have listed these below.   Leeds (21) Location Date Time Leeds Rail Station Tuesday 19th July 15:00 – 18:00 Village Hotel (Tingley) Tuesday 2nd August…

  • RECYCLING POLYSTYRENE

    I have been asked whether there are any facilities for recycling polystyrene in the Leeds area. I took this up with the Waste Services officer, who advised as follows: “Unfortunately, you cannot recycle polystyrene in your green recycling bin. Polystyrene is a problematic waste to recycle as it is such a very light weight waste…

  • HIGHWAYS SAFETY WORK – COOKRIDGE

    I have recently been advised that the Council are introducing various road safety works in the Cookridge area. I have described these below: Outside of Holy Trinity Primary School there will be a humped zebra crossing with tactile paving at either side. 20mph zone throughout the area that is enclosed by Tinshill Road at one…

  • PAUL’S POND – DETAILS OF ESSENTIAL WORK REQUIRED

    I have received the following update from Parks & Countryside: On the 4th July we intend to start essential dam works at Paul’s Pond. Since December 2015 we have been monitoring the dam as a small depression was seen by the dam wall close to where the valve chamber is located. In March the situation…