Archive for Month: March 2017

  • HIGHWAY IMPROVEMENT SCHEME – GREEN LANE, COOKRIDGE

    Set out below is the wording of a letter sent to me today in respect of the forthcoming highways works to be undertaken on Green Lane: Outside Cookridge Holy Trinity Primary School/ Junction with Green Lane As part of our highway improvement programme we intend to carry out works at the above location. The works…

  • PAVEMENT REFURBISHMENT ARTHINGTON LANE – POOL SCHOOL TO OPPOSITE OAKDALE DRIVE

    I was contacted by a local resident to ask whether the stretch of pavement along Arthington Lane from the boundary of Pool School up to opposite Oakdale Drive could be resurfaced. I took this up with the Highways Operations Manager whose response is set out below: “I hope to resurface this length of footway over…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION – 17/00469 10 HOLT LANE

    The above application has been refused. If you would like a copy of the Planning Officer’s decision let me know.

  • DROP KERBS – HOLT LANE

    As you may be aware there are dropped kerbs to be installed in the Adel area, set out below is an update from the Access & Mobility Officer: “As an update, the request for repairs of the facing dropped kerbs on Otley Road / Holt Lane Court is to be taken up by contractors scheduled…

  • SUMMER FETE – ADEL WAR MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION – SUNDAY 18TH JUNE 12 noon to 5PM

    A summer fete will take place in the grounds and the halls of the Adel War Memorial Association (AWMA) on Sunday 18th June from 12 noon to 5pm. This is an inaugural event that hopes to showcase the sports and activities that are available at the Association’s premises on Church Lane, Adel. This is in…

  • BOLLARDS – OTLEY ROAD OUTSIDE PARADE OF SHOPS NORTH OF FARRAR LANE

    Following a number of complaints about parking on the footway at the shopping parade on Otley Road, north of Farrar Lane and obstructions being caused I met with the police and the Highways Engineer on site to see whether a solution could be found that would be in proportion to the problem and not adversely…

  • PAVEMENT REFURBISHMENT – MAIN STREET, POOL

    Pavement works on Main Street which were originally set to be carried out yesterday (26th March) have been delayed. See update below from the Highways Engineer: “Our slurry contractor has changed his programme , Main Street is now due to be done Sunday 9th April. I’ll have a word with our contractor for an early…

  • YELLOW LINES – ARTHINGTON LANE

    Following the introduction of the yellow lines on Arthington Lane I have received a number of queries from residents in relation to the extent and the placement of the lines. I took this up with the Highways Engineer who has stated the following: “These were done far quicker than I expected and before I could…

  • MUD ON OTLEY ROAD

    I have received a number of complaints about mud on the road coming from the various development sites on the stretch of the A660 from the Lawnswood Garage to the Lawnswood roundabout. I took this up with Environmental Enforcement and Planning Enforcement. Set out below is the response I have received from Planning Enforcement: “I…

  • BUS STOP – POOL BRIDGE

    I was recently asked about the bus shelter at Pool Bridge and why it was removed, please find below an explanation from the Highways Liaison Manager at Metro: “Dear Councillor Anderson, I am aware that the shelter was due to be removed in March 2016 when the shelter was first reported as loose in the…