Category: Environment

  • GREAT BRITISH SPRING CLEAN

    I have received the following update in respect of the forthcoming Great British Spring Clean:- “I’m just writing to let you know that once again Leeds City Council will be supporting volunteer and community groups who wish to take part in the Great British Spring Clean organised by Keep Britain Tidy. Many of those who…

  • LEEDS BRADFORD AIRPORT – DETAILS OF NEXT PHASE OF CONSULTATION

    I have received the following information from the Council about the on going consultation events (see list at foot of the page) in respect of the airport: “We will be shortly commencing the next phase of consultation on the Leeds Bradford Airport Transport Links. The consultation will launch on the 18th Feb at which time the website and…

  • CLEAN AIR – UPDATE ON ACTIONS BEING TAKEN

    I have been sent the information below by way of an update on the Council’s activity to tackle air pollution: “I am writing to update you on Leeds City Council’s plans to tackle air pollution and protect the health of everyone in Leeds.   Regardless of where we live, working in Leeds means that we…

  • 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…

  • FLY TIPPING – FIXED PENALTY NOTICES (FPNs) ISSUED

    I have been advised by Environmental Enforcement that the following actions and Fixed Penalty Notices (FPNs) have been issued to residents :          A resident at Holtdale Rd has been issued with a £300 FPN.   Another resident at  Holtdale Rd has been interviewed under caution and a prosecution pack is being prepared.          A resident…

  • HOLT LANE PLAY AREA

    I received a report that 4 youths were seen running from the Holt Lane play area after setting fire to the swings. I took this up with the police and with Parks & Countryside and I have received the responses below. From the Area Officer Parks & Countryside to the Anti-Social Behaviour Unit  “We are…

  • TEMPORARY FOOTPATH CLOSURE – LEEDS PUBLIC FOOTPATH NO.60 (PART), ADEL LEEDS

    I have received the information below which refers to the footpath from Church Lane through to Bedquilts opposite Holt Close. ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 SECTION 14(2) ROAD TRAFFIC (TEMPORARY RESTRICTIONS) ACT 1991 LEEDS CITY COUNCIL (LEEDS PUBLIC FOOTPATH NO.60 (PART), ADEL LEEDS) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF USE) NOTICE 2018 Please see attached Notice in respect…

  • PUBLIC FOOTPATH TO LING BOB FARM

    I have received the update below from the Public Rights of Way Enforcement Officer in respect of the above:  “I met with a representative for the landowner today on site. We discussed re-instating the footpath and improvements for the future, and I was satisfied that this work will be carried out when the weather allows.…

  • FERAL PIGEONS

    The Council has produced a Pest Information Leaflet about Feral Pigeons which are now common in many urban areas. They feed on scraps of food discarded by humans and spillages from food outlets. Feeding these pigeons just attracts more to the location. They breed throughout the year with incubation just 18 days. These pigeons are…

  • Park off Holt Lane, Leeds LS16

    A resident recently raised the following issues: “Is it possible for something to be done to improve the surface of the path around the park (known as Devil’s park) off Holt Lane, Leeds 16? The surface around the park desperately needs improving and whether wet or dry the entrance from Holt Lane is invariably slippy…