Archive for Month: July 2018

  • PLANNING APPLICATION 18/04343/RM – Reserved matters for residential development (Use Class C3) for up to 100 dwellings and land reserved for primary school

    I have been notified today of the Reserved Matters application by David Wilson Homes for the land opposite the Church. The details are: PLANNING APPLICATION 18/04343/RM Reserved matters for residential development (Use Class C3) for up to 100 dwellings and land reserved for primary school with construction of vehicular access from Otley Road, to the north…

  • SPEED LIMIT LEEDS ROAD, BRAMHOPE

    As you are aware there is an ongoing concern by a number of local residents, particularly younger parents, about the speed limit on Leeds Road through Bramhope being set at 40mph. I have been in correspondence with the police in relation to a recent accident and the response from the Roads Policing Support sergeant is…

  • MyDay TRAVEL TICKETS FOR UNDER 19s

    Please find below information on a new daily travel ticket for young people under 19. MYDAY  The NEW £2.60 all-day, any bus ticket devised for young people by young people will help make their day MyDay, a new all-day, £2.60 county-wide bus ticket for West Yorkshire’s young people was launched on Monday 9 July 2018.  …

  • TRAFFIC LIGHTS JUNCTION OF CHURCH LANE AND OTLEY ROAD

    I recently was asked why there appears to be a problem with the lights at the above location. Set out below is the response I received.  If you have any comments on the phasing let me know.  MOVA is Microprocessor Optimised Vehicle Actuation, the link below explains more. http://www.traffic-signal-design.com/microprocessor_optimised_vehicle_actuation_mova.htm “To update you, two vehicle detectors…

  • AIR QUALITY CONSULTATION EVENTS

    See below. I am unhappy that no events have been organised in the north of the city but these have been under the control of the Council. I have however contacted the department and given them a list of possible venues to hold a consultation in our area. For further details click on the link…

  • 30mph POOL BANK NEW ROAD – TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER – TEMPORARY RESTRICTION

    Just in case you were wondering if the 30mph speed limit was to continue, see below: ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 14(2) ROAD TRAFFIC (TEMPORARY RESTRICTIONS) ACT 1991 LEEDS CITY COUNCIL (A658 POOL BANK NEW ROAD (PART), LEEDS) (TEMPORARY 30MPH SPEED LIMIT) ORDER 2018  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that because works are being…

  • TRANSPORT ARRANGEMENTS FOR PRINCE HENRY’S GRAMMAR SCHOOL FROM SEPTEMBER

    I received the following information in relation to changes to transport to Prince Henry’s Grammar School from September. On Friday Caroline and I had a briefing from a representative of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority and in addition to services below they are introducing a new service called PH5 which will serve Kings Road, Bramhope and…

  • DYNELEY ARMS JUNCTION

    I have recently had a number of issues raised by local residents in respect of the above namely: Traffic on the A660 from Otley is being seriously delayed because vehicles are blocking the Dyneley junction. Vehicles on the A658 travelling from the Airport direction towards Pool are entering the junction with no prospect of exiting…

  • STATEMENT OF LICENSING POLICY

    I have been sent this from Licensing, which you may be interested in: “We must publish a statement of licensing policy under Section 5 of the Licensing Act 2003 in consultation with a wide range of people including representatives of existing licence holders, local businesses and local residents. We are required to carry out our…

  • TRAVELLERS ON BEDQUILTS – LATEST UPDATE

    2 updates just received: From the University “A further update on Travellers at Bedquilts.  The papers have been filed at court and we have been listed for a hearing on Monday which means we will be serving notice on the group at the site today. As the proceedings have been issued against “Persons Unknown” they…