Archive for Month: June 2018

  • ECCUP 10 RUNNING RACE – SUNDAY 1ST JULY – TRAFFIC ORDER UPDATE

    Please find below the details of the Traffic Order for the roads affected by the race. LEEDS CITY COUNCIL (ECCUP 10 RUNNING RACE) SUNDAY 1 JULY 2018 ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 16A AS AMENDED BY THE ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION (SPECIAL EVENTS) ACT 1994 TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC ORDER 2018  NOTICE IS HEREBY…

  • A658 Pool Bank New Road Closure – Pool Bank Culvert Works – Update

    I have been sent this information this afternoon. A658 Pool Bank New Road Closure – Pool Bank Culvert Works  I am writing to let you know that, as part of the above works, we will need to close the A658 Pool Bank New Road overnight on Thursday 28th June. The road will be closed in…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION 17/02068/OT – Field Rear of 33 to 40 Church Close – APPEAL ALLOWED

    I have recently been advised that unfortunately Taylor Wimpey have won their appeal regarding the above site. They now have outline permission to build up to 55 houses on this land. The full decision can be viewed by pasting this link into your browser: https://publicaccess.leeds.gov.uk/online-applications/files/637FCAFC314D384C54D87BE91D5DFBBB/pdf/17_02068_OT–2354725.pdf It is extremely disappointing, and I am concerned about the way the appeal…

  • JULY BUS SERVICE CHANGES

    See latest bus service changes below: First service 14, X14 (part WYCA funded) Leeds – Stanningley – Pudsey A revised summer school holiday timetable will be introduced. First service 16 Whinmoor – Seacroft – Leeds – Bramley – Farsley – Pudsey A revised summer school holiday timetable will be introduced. First services 33,33A (part WYCA funded)…

  • WHAT HAPPENS WHEN PEOPLE WORK TOGETHER – A GREAT RESULT

    On Thursday 14th June a tree had fallen on to Pool Bank Road. Here is a synopsis from Highways of a chain of events that led to an excellent outcome and a quick resolution to what could have been a major highways problem. “We had a small incident on Pool Bank this morning requiring a…

  • GRASS CUTTING RING ROAD LAWNSWOOD ROUNDABOUT TO MOORTOWN

    I have received a number of queries in relation to when the grass is going to be cut on the Ring Road. Set out below is the response I have received: “Ring Road grass cutting is on high speed roads in which traffic management is required and permits have to be applied through Highways and…

  • New No. 1A Bus Service

    I was recently contacted about the new no. 1A bus service as it was causing confusion for users of the No. 1 service. I asked First Bus for details of the service and set out below is the response I received: “Thank you for your email. The 1A is an extra bus for Headingley to…

  • BUS CONSULTATION EVENTS

    I have received information on bus consultation events, as set out below. Anyone who is interested can attend. To see local events, scroll to the bottom. “Dear colleague, We are hosting a launch of our next round of bus public consultation for you and partners across the city. This is an exciting opportunity for you…

  • TRAFFIC ON UPPER AND LOWER OLD POOL BANK – POLICE ACTION

    Please find below a report from the police on action they have taken recently in respect of traffic accessing Old Pool Bank as a cut through and speeding on the lower section of Old Pool Bank. In terms of a solution, trying to gain a consensus on the solution to the upper Old Pool Bank…

  • TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER PROPOSALS

    A recent proposal to implement a Traffic Regulation Order to cover a number of areas in the Ward has now been put before the Chief Officer of Highways and Transportation. Residents raise concerns with us on an almost daily basis in relation to traffic and highways and a number of these concerns have now been…