Archive for Month: August 2018

  • MOSELEY GREEN (MOSELEY WOOD BOTTOM) DELIVERIES NEXT 3 TO 4 WEEKS

    I have received the information below from Taylor Wimpey in respect of Moseley Wood Bottom (now Moseley Green development) deliveries: “I write to keep you informed of construction traffic our development is expecting starting on Monday next week.   They are delivering large concrete drainage box’s and they will be making two deliveries a day for…

  • SINGLE PERSON COUNCIL TAX DISCOUNT CHECKS

    Residents may not be aware but the Council carries out checks annually regarding the Single Person Council Tax discount. Someone living alone, or being the only person over 18 at the address, is entitled to a 25% Single Person Discount. In Leeds there are 330,000 registered Council Taxpayers and there were more than 125,000 Single…

  • A658 POOL BANK CULVERT WORKS – UPDATE ON OVERNIGHT ROAD CLOSURE

    I have received the information below: “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 Monday 6th August. The road will be closed in both directions from 10:30pm until 4am on Tuesday 7th August at the latest,…

  • SCHOOL BUS TRANSPORT TO PRINCE HENRY’S GRAMMAR SCHOOL

    I have received the information below from the Education Transport Team at the West Yorkshire Combined Authority (formerly Metro) I am advised that “This reflects the latest position with regard to the availability of Metro products and has been expanded to include arrangements for families living in the Yeadon, Guiseley and Menston areas.     We delayed…

  • Changes Proposed for the A660 between the Lawnswood Arms and the Lawnswood Roundabout

    You may have noticed some banners on the roundabout at Lawnswood “Save Lawnswood Roundabout”. This is the background to it. You may remember West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) along with Leeds City Council commencing the “Transport conversation” in 2016, following the public inquiry on the Trolleybus proposals which were rejected. All of the consultation comments…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION APP/N4720/W/17/3187334: Field Rear of 33 to 40 Church Close, LS21 1LN – UPDATE

    As you will be aware I have been discussing with the Council my concerns, and those of residents, around the appeal on the above land that was granted at appeal stage.   Recently at the Site Allocations Plan Inquiry when I was arguing against the allocation of the land next to Church Close I am happy…

  • FLY TIPPING

    I have been advised that “domestic waste dumped by a local resident which cost the person a £300 fixed penalty notice. Leeds City Council has a zero tolerance policy to waste being dumped in the street.”    

  • LEEDS TRAFFIC ORDERS MAP

    Click on this link to a Leeds City Council website I have been made aware of where you can view Traffic Orders and the times the restrictions apply.

  • REPAIR WORKS IN HOLT PARK SERVICE ROAD, ADEL – MONDAY 6TH AUGUST FOR 1 WEEK

    I have received the information below regarding the above which will commence on Monday 6th August for 1 week.: “Road Repairs We are going to repair the road in the above street. The following information will tell you the type of work we will be doing, and a brief description of the work involved: To…

  • PARKING OUTSIDE BRAMHOPE PRIMARY SCHOOL ON THE ZIG ZAG LINES

    In February I was advised by Highways Engineers as follows, which I have been chasing since: “As per other recent correspondence, colleagues are in the process of formalising many school keep clear markings across the city, including Bramhope, to make them enforceable. I will update you again when I am aware of progress regarding this…