Archive for Month: August 2017

  • LACK OF MARKINGS FOR BUS STOP, POOL IN WHARFEDALE (EAST SIDE OF SHELL GARAGE)

    A local resident recently contacted me with the following request: “I am writing to you as I have concerns about the bus stop by the Shell Garage as at present there are no white lines and markings on the road so cars and lorries are parking anywhere.” I took this up with Highways and with…

  • FORMER EASTMOOR REFORMATORY – UPDATE ON SECURITY ISSUES

    As you may be aware since the withdrawal of the security guards from the former Eastmoor Reformatory site issues have arisen again with people gaining entry to the old buildings. I took this up with the senior officer in the Council’s Asset Management team and she has advised as follows: “We will take the necessary…

  • PEDESTRIAN CROSSING – MAIN STREET, POOL

    A resident recently brought the following issue to my attention: “I have noticed the increased time given for pedestrians at the pedestrian crossing on main street. I frequently use the lights as I walk my child to school 3 times a week. Last week I witnessed a lady with a walking stick crossing the road, who…