Archive for Month: July 2017

  • TREES – CORNER OF ST. HELENS LANE/ADEL LANE JUNCTION

    I met recently with a local resident to look at the problems being caused by the basal growth and some of the low branches on sight lines at the above junction. I took this up with the Arboricultural Officer who has advised as follows: “The trees identified on the junction of St Helen Lane and…

  • GARAGES, REDESDALE GARDENS

    I was asked by a local resident about an advert they had seen showing that the land where the garages in the centre of the site are has been advertised for auction on 20th July and had been headed up “Residential Development” although subject to planning consents etc. I took this up with Grainger plc’s…

  • 20mph ZONES – REQUEST FOR EAST SIDE OF LEEDS ROAD, BRAMHOPE

    I was recently asked by some residents and some parents at the Primary school when a 20mph zone might be implemented on the east side of Leeds Road. Set out below is the response I have received from the Highways Engineer. “My apologies for the slight delay in responding to you on this matter, this…

  • A660 LEEDS ROAD THROUGH BRAMHOPE

    I recently met on site with a parent and also met a number of parents separately and I have also received  a number of emails raising concerns about crossing the A660 Leeds Road, Bramhope. Set out below is the response from the Highways Engineer: “Dear Cllr Anderson,  I have undertaken some work to try and…

  • 2 CHURCH LANE, ADEL

    I have received the following update in respect of the gate posts that have been erected at the above property. “Dear Cllr Barry Anderson Case Number: 17/00540/NCP3 About: Compliance check: boundary treatment Site At: 2 Church Lane Adel Leeds LS16 8BZ I write further to my previous correspondence in which you were advised that a letter…

  • ADEL 20MPH ZONES – REMAINING PARTS OF ADEL

    I have received an update from the Highways Engineer who is taking forward the 20mph scheme for the remaining parts of Adel. If you would like a copy of the map showing the various changes please email me and I shall send you an electronic copy. One of the new changes is as follows: ” I…

  • ASDA TROLLEYS

    See update below from the Environmental Action Officer at the Council in respect of the Asda Trolleys: “I did have my meeting with the new GSM (General Store Manager) at ASDA today and he informed me that they have deciding on using the magnetic strip system rather than the pound coin system for releasing the…

  • STAIRFOOT LANE

    A number of residents have been contacting me about concerns over road safety on Stairfoot Lane, some around speed but others around the fact that no matter what speed a vehicle is doing it can sometimes be of concern to parents and older people. I’ve taken this issue up with Highways and set out below…

  • ONLINE FUNDING PORTAL FOR 3RD SECTOR ORGANISATIONS

    The Council has launched a free online funding portal for 3rd Sector organisations. You can find it at www.fundingleeds.co.uk. You can log on as many times as you want and search for various funding streams.

  • ONLINE BUS CONSULTATION

    First Bus are currently carrying out a consultation on various bus services in our area. See link below to the consultation or paste into your browser: https://www.firstgroup.com/leeds/more/have-your-say-our-services-north-west-leeds