Category: Highways

  • HAREWOOD BRIDGE OVERNIGHT CLOSURE

    I have been advised of an overnight closure of Harewood Bridge, on the night of Thursday the 6th of September 2018. The road will be closed from 7:30pm on the 6th of Sept until 5:30am on the 7th of Sept. We intend to excavate the carriageway to carry out a detailed inspection to the structural concrete…

  • Changes Proposed for the A660 between the Lawnswood Arms and the Lawnswood Roundabout – Update

    A number of people let me know that the link that was available for the consultation on the A660 proposals has now lost the connectivity to the consultation documents. I chased up Connecting Leeds and they have advised me of the information set out below. “Dear Councillor Anderson, The materials will remain available on the Connecting Leeds Commonplace…

  • Changes Proposed for the A660 between the Lawnswood Arms and the Lawnswood Roundabout

    You may have noticed some banners on the roundabout at Lawnswood “Save Lawnswood Roundabout”. This is the background to it. You may remember West Yorkshire Combined Authority (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…

  • LEEDS TRAFFIC ORDERS MAP

    Click on this link to a Leeds City Council website I have been made aware of where you can view Traffic Orders and the times the restrictions apply.

  • REPAIR WORKS IN HOLT PARK SERVICE ROAD, ADEL – MONDAY 6TH AUGUST FOR 1 WEEK

    I have received the information below regarding the above which will commence on Monday 6th August for 1 week.: “Road Repairs We are going to repair the road in the above street. The following information will tell you the type of work we will be doing, and a brief description of the work involved: To…

  • PARKING OUTSIDE BRAMHOPE PRIMARY SCHOOL ON THE ZIG ZAG LINES

    In February I was advised by Highways Engineers as follows, which I have been chasing since: “As per other recent correspondence, colleagues are in the process of formalising many school keep clear markings across the city, including Bramhope, to make them enforceable. I will update you again when I am aware of progress regarding this…

  • SPEED LIMIT LEEDS ROAD, BRAMHOPE

    As you are aware there is an ongoing concern by a number of local residents, particularly younger parents, about the speed limit on Leeds Road through Bramhope being set at 40mph. I have been in correspondence with the police in relation to a recent accident and the response from the Roads Policing Support sergeant is…

  • TRAFFIC LIGHTS JUNCTION OF CHURCH LANE AND OTLEY ROAD

    I recently was asked why there appears to be a problem with the lights at the above location. Set out below is the response I received.  If you have any comments on the phasing let me know.  MOVA is Microprocessor Optimised Vehicle Actuation, the link below explains more. http://www.traffic-signal-design.com/microprocessor_optimised_vehicle_actuation_mova.htm “To update you, two vehicle detectors…

  • 30mph POOL BANK NEW ROAD – TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER – TEMPORARY RESTRICTION

    Just in case you were wondering if the 30mph speed limit was to continue, see below: ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 14(2) ROAD TRAFFIC (TEMPORARY RESTRICTIONS) ACT 1991 LEEDS CITY COUNCIL (A658 POOL BANK NEW ROAD (PART), LEEDS) (TEMPORARY 30MPH SPEED LIMIT) ORDER 2018  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that because works are being…

  • DYNELEY ARMS JUNCTION

    I have recently had a number of issues raised by local residents in respect of the above namely: Traffic on the A660 from Otley is being seriously delayed because vehicles are blocking the Dyneley junction. Vehicles on the A658 travelling from the Airport direction towards Pool are entering the junction with no prospect of exiting…