Archive for Month: February 2017

  • GARDEN WASTE COLLECTION BEGINS AGAIN – FROM MONDAY 27TH FEBRUARY

    Please find below information on the recommencement of the fortnightly brown bin collections from Monday 27th February: Dear Councillor, You’ll hopefully be aware that Garden Waste (brown bin) collections start again on Monday (27th February) on existing routes every two weeks and will continue until 2 December. Collection days will be the same as last…

  • BE CURIOUS 2017 – LEEDS UNIVERSITY OPEN DAY – SATURDAY 25TH MARCH

    I have been sent this by Leeds University. Dear Councillor, We would like to invite you to Be Curious 2017 the research open day of the University of Leeds. The University of Leeds is opening its doors to the public showcasing its research with free, interactive and exciting activities. Find out about research that is…

  • METAL MATTERS

    See below, which may be of interest to you. I have received information about the Council’s Metal Matters campaign that begins at the end of February and runs until 12 May 2017. The aim of the campaign is to encourage residents to recycle metal from around the home.  The Council has teamed up AluPro, who…

  • EUROPEAN CAPITAL OF CULTURE 2023 – LEEDS BID

    You may be interested in the information below. The website link is.  http://leeds2023.co.uk/  “The City’s bid for European Capital of Culture 2023 launches publicly today following two years of background work and preparation by the Council and a growing band of partners from communities, business and cultural organisations. Please tell people about it! Urge people…

  • ROAD CLOSURE – HOLTDALE APPROACH FROM ITS JUNCTION WITH OTLEY OLD ROAD TO ITS JUNCTION WITH HOLTDALE DRIVE

    I have been notified of the following road closure, which starts on Tuesday 21st February. ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 14(2) ROAD TRAFFIC (TEMPORARY RESTRICTIONS) ACT 1991 LEEDS CITY COUNCIL (HOLTDALE APPROACH ADEL) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) NOTICE 2017  WHEREAS Leeds City Council is the traffic authority for the Leeds Metropolitan District; and  WHEREAS new…

  • POOL BANK CULVERT WORKS

    I made enquiries about the above on behalf of a local resident. I received the update below: “Dear Cllr Anderson   Thank you for your email re the proposed works to Pool Bank Culvert.  As you will hopefully recall, we postponed the works after failing to reach agreement with the adjacent landowner over the easement of land…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION 17/00195/FU – 503 OTLEY ROAD (current Car Wash site, corner of Otley Road/Holt Lane)

    I refer to the above and would confirm that I have been advised of the following new planning application for the above site. Although it is not mentioned in the Council’s description of the application, the application form itself states that that there will be the “erection of new sales building, canopy” etc. Number:       17/00195/FU…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION 17/00763/FU – Change of use for light industrial (B1) to (A3) restaurant, Unit 1 Pool Business Park, Pool Road, Pool in Wharfedale, Otley LS21 1FD

    I refer to the above and would confirm that I have been advised of the following new planning application for the above site. Although it is not mentioned in the Council’s description of the application, the application form itself states that that they are applying for café/restaurant. Number:       17/00763/FU Site:                 Unit 1 Pool Business…

  • BANDS IN PARKS – SUMMER 2017

    Please find below a list of events in parks within the Ward, mainly in Golden Acre Park throughout the year.  Column 1 indicates the month the event will take place. “As I’m sure you are aware Parks and Countryside facilitate a number of events each year, We always endeavour to keep ward members up to…

  • DOG FOUL BAGS

    I’ve been sent the information below from the Police. If you have any suggestions as to where these might be best distributed let me know and I’ll pass it on. “Just a quick one, and a bit strange, following my Dogs Trust event they have sent me literally hundreds of dog poop bags and some…