Category: Highways

  • YORKSHIRE WATER ISSUE ON POOL BANK NEW ROAD – UPDATE

    See below the latest position. The Highways Manager agrees with me on the poor state this is being left in. “This has gone on long enough now   – They have asked for us to allow them until Thursday to complete the work but I too noticed the inactivity over the weekend so I will not…

  • Yorkshire Water repair works Pool Bank /Old Pool Bank -Update

    I have received the update below from the Council’s Highways Network Manager: “Yorkshire Water are continuing to carry out work in relation the their recent water mains burst I have been informed that there were further issues today that led to a loss of water supply to 1400 residences. This particular issue has now been…

  • Otley Road Adel housing development – entrance works 15/3/21

    I have received the information below just now.  I am not happy at the short notice that has been given. “Dear Cllr. For your information The entrance works will begin tomorrow 15/3/21 for the Otley Road development opposite  Kingsley Drive 3 Way lights will be installed between the hours of  09.30 – 15.30, weekdays only…

  • A FURTHER UPDATE ON KERB WORK ON THE CRESCENT

    Yesterday I posted an update on the lack of progress on the road works on The Crescent.  I received a number of complaints from local residents about the preferred reuse of the stone kerb sets on site rather than taking them away for reuse elsewhere and replacing them with concrete sets. Set out below is…

  • Tinshill area – Proposed Traffic Regulation Order

    I refer to previous posts about the proposed Traffic Regulation Order (Tinshill Road/Tinshill Lane) and would advise that I have received the following update today from the Highways Engineer: “The works have all been issued to the respective contractors. The road marking team have indicated that they have provision over the course of the next…

  • KERB WORK – THE CRESCENT

    I have received the message below from Highways: “Apologies for the delay in recommencing the works at The Crescent, we are planning to return next week to continue our work.”

  • Main Street, Pool – upcoming road closure – Carriageway resurfacing – Information from First Bus

    I have received the update below from First Bus in respect of their service during the roadworks: “Following the notification earlier this week (below), we have needed to review the operation of the Pool – Leeds 85 service during the period of the works.   Unfortunately the location of the works do not permit a…

  • CONNECTING LEEDS – East Leeds Orbital Route (ELOR) Scheme Update

    The latest update from Connecting Leeds is below: Road closures from 6 April 2021 From Tuesday 6 April 2021 there will road closures of Coal Road and Skeltons Lane Coal Road will be closed between the A58 & Skeltons Lane permanently on Tuesday 6 April 2021 at midnight. This is necessary to link Junction 2,…

  • UPDATE Main Street, Pool – upcoming road closure – Carriageway resurfacing

    Just to confirm the information in previous postings should your (or that of a friend or relation) journey normally take you through Pool. The update below is from the Network Engineer. “I am writing to inform you that carriageway resurfacing works are due to begin on Main Street, Pool In Wharfedale on Monday 15th March…

  • LEEDS CORN EXCHANGE SCHEME – UPDATE

    I have received the information below: An update on the Connecting Leeds Corn Exchange scheme Here’s what’s coming up in the next few months… An artist impression of how the area around the Corn Exchange might look once complete We’re writing to update you about work happening around the Corn Exchange and surrounding streets. This…