Archive for Month: January 2019

  • COUNCIL’S RESPONSE TO NOISE COMPLAINTS FROM PILING WORK AT MOSELEY WOOD BOTTOM

    I have just received this update from the Planning Enforcement officer. “Dear Councillor Colleagues in environmental health have been looking into this. From the information submitted their method and selection of piling appears reasonable and they have considered the factors set out in BS5228:2009+A12014. Control of noise from construction sites. At this moment Environmental Health…

  • COOKRIDGE SCARECROW FESTIVAL & TOUR DE YORKSHIRE – LEEDS MODERNIANS

    I have received the information below from Leeds Modernians: “The time is drawing near for the Annual Cookridge Scarecrow Festival and we have already started the planning. However you may have heard that the Tour de Yorkshire is scheduled for the Sunday of 5th May which would clash with the Scarecrow Festival. After considering the…

  • SITE ALLOCATIONS PLAN – MAIN MODIFICATIONS – POOL IN WHARFEDALE

    As you may be aware Leeds’ Site Allocations Plan (SAP) was submitted to the Secretary of State for independent inspection back in October 2017. In July and August 2018 public hearings concluded and I spent many days representing residents’ views to the Inspector. The Inspectors have now published what is called their Main Modifications to the…

  • SITE ALLOCATIONS – MAIN MODIFICATIONS – BRAMHOPE

    As you may be aware Leeds’ Site Allocations Plan (SAP) was submitted to the Secretary of State for independent inspection back in October 2017. In July and August 2018 public hearings concluded and I spent many days representing residents’ views to the Inspector. The Inspectors have now published what is called their Main Modifications to the…

  • SITE ALLOCATIONS PLAN – MAIN MODIFICATIONS – CHURCH LANE SITE, ADEL

    As you may be aware Leeds’ Site Allocations Plan (SAP) was submitted to the Secretary of State for independent inspection back in October 2017. In July and August 2018 public hearings concluded and I spent many days representing residents’ views to the Inspector. The Inspectors have now published what is called their Main Modifications to…

  • POOL 20MPH CONSULTATION

    I have been made aware of proposals to introduce 20mph zones throughout the village of Pool in Wharfedale. This does not include upper Old Pool Bank. I am very pleased that consultation will be taking place on the introduction of 20mph zones in Pool. For some time now Highways have been deliberating on the introduction of 20mph zones…

  • URGENT TREATMENT CENTRES (UTCs) PROPOSAL

    I have received the information below in relation to a proposal from the NHS to set up Urgent Treatment Centres (UTCs) in areas of Leeds. The mandate for establishing at least one urgent treatment centre in every CCG area across the country comes from NHS England as part of their drive to improve urgent and…

  • LEEDS SITE ALLOCATIONS PLAN – 6 WEEK CONSULTATION PERIOD STARTS 21ST JANUARY ON THE MAIN MODIFICATIONS

    Please find below and attached details of the consultation regarding the Site Allocations Plan. This follows the publication of the Main Modifications by the Inspector following the public inquiry that took place in the Civic Hall last year. The consultation starts tomorrow and will run for 6 weeks with comments to be submitted no later…

  • LITTER FREE ADEL – EVENTS COMING UP

    I have received the information below from Sandra McLean, organiser of Litter Free Adel. I will publish the further information when I have it. Sunday 27th January – Holt Lane from 10.00 am.  Further details to follow. Saturday 2nd February – Litter walk along Otley Road from the Ring Road to the Lawnswood Arms.  Further…

  • TOUR DE YORKSHIRE ROADSHOW – LEEDS MODERNIANS 31ST JANUARY

    Please find below details of a Tour de Yorkshire roadshow that you may wish to attend, taking place at Leeds Mods on Cookridge Lane on 31st January. The event runs from 6.30pm to 9pm. Welcome to Yorkshire have arranged a Tour de Yorkshire roadshow to be held at Old Modernians on the evening of Thursday…