Category: Highways

  • Bramhope – Planned Road Works from 23/09/2020

    I have received the information below from the Highways Engineer in respect of further planned road works in Bramhope to facilitate the Miller Homes development: “We have two planned areas of works programmed for the coming weeks. From Wed 23rd – Fri 25th September 2020 between 19.30-23.30hrs, we will be carrying out cleaning of the…

  • TRAFFIC LIGHTS HOLT LANE/OTLEY ROAD JUNCTION – UPDATE

    See update below. “Thank you for your email. The works undertaken by our contractors at Bam Nuttall are complete and as you mention in your email no works have been happening on site for a number of weeks. The delay to the power for the traffic signals has been due to NPG ceasing operations during…

  • Sporting Activities at Bedquilts – Parking on Adel Lane

    Following concerns raised by a number of residents in relation to the car parking taking place on Adel Lane in connection with the sporting activities at Bedquilts, I have received the following responses from Leeds City Council Parks & Countryside officer and the University’s Director of Sport and Active Lifestyles: 1. From the Director of…

  • MICRO-ASPHALT CARRIAGEWAY RESURFACING – THE CRESCENT, ADEL – UPDATE

    I was asked today for confirmation as to whether or not this work was proceeding. As I hadn’t heard anything I presumed it was. However, as  a result of chasing up the Highways officer, I have received the reply below: “Hello Cllr Anderson In a word , no , the micro surfacing won’t be taking…

  • East Leeds Orbital Route (ELOR) – A6120 Ring Road – Night works – 17th September 2020

    I have received the information below: “On Thursday (17 September) there will be a temporary road closure on the A6120 from A58 Wetherby Road Roundabout to Roundhay Park Lane. The closure is in place for one night from 7pm –  6am (18/09/2020). This is to allow us to undertake site clearance works. Diversions will be…

  • Adel Lane Traffic – Update

    In response to a request for traffic lights at the Adel Lane/Long Causeway junction and for some improvements to signage on Adel Lane to warn about the entrance to the Bodington estate I took this up with the Highways Engineer and his response is below: “In response to the two queries raised: The signage on…

  • HIGHWAYS UPDATE – ROAD SAFETY IN POOL

    As an update on previous posts I have been chasing Highways in respect of the actions proposed for Pool.  Set out below is the update I have received: “To give a brief explanation of the current situation on the matters discussed at the (virtual) resident meeting in June: The signage and timber bollard works were…

  • Update – Highway Works: Church Lane, Adel – Zebra Crossing

    Please find below an update from the Highways Engineer in regard to the timetable for the completion of the zebra crossing: “Just to keep you in the loop regarding progress on this scheme, the construction works are almost complete. The carriageway resurfacing is due to take place next week, with the surface being planed on…

  • Missing Drain Covers – The Drive and surrounding streets

    See information below about the missing drain covers in the above area. “Cllr Anderson We have at least 10 missing grates within The Drive and close proximity, Heathfield and Broomfield these have been stolen. We will deploy a team over the next few days to replace these. If we can make it known to your…

  • GOVERNMENT CONSULTATION ON WHETHER TO CHANGE EXISTING LEGISLATION REGARDING PAVEMENT PARKING – HAVE YOUR SAY

    The Government has started a 3 month consultation on whether a change of existing pavement parking legislation should take place. Consultation will end on 22nd November 2020. They are proposing 3 options: Improving the Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) process, under which local authorities can already prohibit pavement parking. A legislative change to allow local authorities…