Category: Highways

  • POOL BANK CULVERT WORK – UPDATE ON END DATE

    Please find below a link to updated information on the work being done on Pool Bank Culvert, following a meeting Caroline and I had with the Engineers.  As you will read they are having to extend the length of time to complete the work to the end of September. It is very disappointing and I…

  • The Adel to Leeds bus route proposals – West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA)– “Transforming our Bus Network” – Proposals

    You may remember the 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 of the “Transport Conversation” have been collated and proposals are now being consulted upon to improve the bus network. You may have already…

  • UPDATE ON A660 LEEDS ROAD, POOL

    The following delegated decision has been approved by the Director of Highways and Transportation. ” A660 Leeds Road, Pool in Wharfedale The Issues: Following a recent fatality collision Elected Ward Members and local residents have requested traffic management intervention in the form of a reduction in the speed limit and the introduction of a hardstanding to…

  • TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES AND RESTRICTIONS – LEEDS 10K RUN – SUNDAY 8TH JULY

    I have received the following road closure information in relation to the Leeds 10k to be held on Sunday 8th July LEEDS CITY COUNCIL ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 16A AS AMENDED BY THE ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION (SPECIAL EVENTS) ACT 1994 LEEDS 10K – SUNDAY 8 JULY 2018 (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION AND RESTRICTION OF…

  • ECCUP 10 RUNNING RACE – SUNDAY 1ST JULY – TRAFFIC ORDER UPDATE

    Please find below the details of the Traffic Order for the roads affected by the race. LEEDS CITY COUNCIL (ECCUP 10 RUNNING RACE) SUNDAY 1 JULY 2018 ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 16A AS AMENDED BY THE ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION (SPECIAL EVENTS) ACT 1994 TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC ORDER 2018  NOTICE IS HEREBY…

  • A658 Pool Bank New Road Closure – Pool Bank Culvert Works – Update

    I have been sent this information this afternoon. A658 Pool Bank New Road Closure – Pool Bank Culvert Works  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 Thursday 28th June. The road will be closed in…

  • WHAT HAPPENS WHEN PEOPLE WORK TOGETHER – A GREAT RESULT

    On Thursday 14th June a tree had fallen on to Pool Bank Road. Here is a synopsis from Highways of a chain of events that led to an excellent outcome and a quick resolution to what could have been a major highways problem. “We had a small incident on Pool Bank this morning requiring a…

  • TRAFFIC ON UPPER AND LOWER OLD POOL BANK – POLICE ACTION

    Please find below a report from the police on action they have taken recently in respect of traffic accessing Old Pool Bank as a cut through and speeding on the lower section of Old Pool Bank. In terms of a solution, trying to gain a consensus on the solution to the upper Old Pool Bank…

  • TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER PROPOSALS

    A recent proposal to implement a Traffic Regulation Order to cover a number of areas in the Ward has now been put before the Chief Officer of Highways and Transportation. Residents raise concerns with us on an almost daily basis in relation to traffic and highways and a number of these concerns have now been…

  • UPDATE ON HIGHWAYS SAFETY WORK ON A660 UPPER/LOWER OLD POOL BANK STRETCH

    Below is a precis of some information I received today in relation to the promised highways work on the A660 at upper/lower Old Pool Bank.  “Whilst no works have started on site to date I can assure you that work has been ongoing behind the scenes.  I can confirm that the submission made by Leeds City…