Archive for Month: November 2017

  • PUBLIC SPACE PROTECTION ORDERS

    Please find below details of a public consultation that you may be interested in participating in. “Dear Environmental Champions,  Please find attached a link in relation to the public and member consultation on proposed changes to dog controls and the proposal to prohibit smoking in children’s play area. The public survey is now live and…

  • JOINT POLLING DISTRICT AND COMMUNITY GOVERNANCE REVIEW – BRAMHOPE & CARLTON PARISH COUNCIL – CHANGE TO BOUNDARY

    I have been advised of the following information: “The Council’s initial proposals in respect of the above review have now been published. This marks the start of the second consultation period, the deadline being Tuesday 14 November 2017. The initial proposals and more information about the review can be viewed online at http://www.leeds.gov.uk/council/Pages/Polling-District-and-Community-Governance-Review-2017.aspx Representations in…

  • STREET LIGHTING – RING ROAD BETWEEN WEETWOOD LANE AND LAWNSWOOD ROUNDABOUT

    The latest update I have from SSE in respect of the street lighting on the Ring Road at the above location is as follows: “I have spoken with our Maintenance Performance Manager regarding the progress of the work on the Ring Road Weetwood (cable repair job ref. 723906). Unfortunately, our cable crew have been unable…

  • SEWER COLLAPSE – WEETWOOD LANE nr THE HOLLIES

    Please find set out below information in respect of the above: “Yorkshire Water have been investigating the severe depression in the carriageway at this location and have discovered that the sewer has collapsed underneath this section of road.  The lights have been set up initially to stop vehicles driving over that particular area of carriageway.  …

  • Footpath from Church Lane across Bedquilts to Adel St. John’s Primary School

    As you may be aware the above footpath which runs from Church Lane to Bedquilts has been due to be upgraded following discussions and agreements between the Council and the owners of the various properties that have shared private vehicular access via this footpath.   I have now received an update from the Public Rights of…

  • Outcome of recent First Bus Consultation

    First Bus recently undertook a consultation on bus services in our area. A number of changes to the services have been taken forward in response to comments and requests made during that consultation. In brief summary, they are:   No. 1 – A new timetable to ensure the service runs at least every 10 mins.…

  • Cold Calling Control Zone Window/Door Stickers

    As you may be aware most of the Adel & Wharfedale Ward lies within a Cold Calling Control Zone which was set up by Cllr. Caroline Anderson some years ago. I am aware of a number of properties that do not display the CCCZ sticker and would like to offer a sticker to anyone who…

  • BONFIRES

    I am often asked about the rules regarding bonfires. The Council’s Environmental Health Manager has advised as follows:  “There are no set times when someone can have a bonfire. The general approach is that it’s preferable and more environmentally friendly to compost at home or take garden waste to a recycling site. However one or…