Category: Highways

  • FOOTPATH CLOSURE – HOLT CLOSE TO OTLEY ROAD, ADEL

    See below, which may be of interest to you. “I am writing to inform you of an impending footpath closure in the Adel area of Leeds. The footpath geographically runs from Holt Close to Otley Road in Adel, and the closure is to facilitate a new low voltage cable installation to supply the new BP…

  • BAR HOUSE BENDS VEHICLE ACTIVATED SIGN – A660 BAR HOUSE – BETWEEN UPPER AND LOWER OLD POOL BANK

    A Vehicle Activated Sign (VAS) has been erected at the Bar House Bends. The information below explains how this has come about. I have been chasing Highways for an update on what their proposals are for the highway at the above location following the road accident fatality recently. I have now received the following update: …

  • BUS STOP (OTLEY BOUND SIDE) – OTLEY ROAD, ADEL BETWEEN NEW ADEL LANE AND THE CRESCENT

    Following comments raised with me by local residents in respect of the number of vehicles parked half on and half off the highway at the above location and the inability of the bus to pull in fully to the stop I took this up with Highways. I have today received notification of intended highways work…

  • ROAD MARKINGS – MOOR ROAD/OLD LANE/CHURCH HILL AND EASTGATE, BRAMHOPE

    I have had a number of enquiries about the following: The road markings at the junction of Moor Road, Old Lane, Church Hill and East Gate Bramhope. Also the SLOW sign in front of this ramp is barely visible along with the centre line marking at the Cross from Church Hill to Moor Road. Set…

  • OUTCOME OF CONSULTATION ON PROPOSAL FOR A “GREENWAY” ON HOLT LANE

    I have now collated the responses I received from the consultation on the idea of a Greenway on Holt Lane from Holt Road to Cookridge Lane. The results are: I received a total of 61 responses 25 people who responded were in favour of the proposal 36 people who responded were against the proposal Amongst…

  • PEDESTRIAN CROSSING, FARRAR LANE, ADEL

    There was an issue recently with the pedestrian crossing facility near to Farrar Lane, on Otley Road, Adel which was taking a long time from the point at which the button was pushed to request the traffic to stop, to the point at which the lights changed to allow pedestrians to cross. I am pleased…

  • CHURCH LANE/LEEDS ROAD JUNCTION, BRAMHOPE

    Latest update below from Highways: “The work to resurface the bend will be to provide a high friction surface and will be arranged to be carried out next month. In the meantime further work will be carried out to the drainage system at the bend to ensure it is working as efficiently as possible.”  …

  • WOODHILL ROAD – PARKING

    As you may be aware there have been a number of queries and concerns about the ad hoc parking that is taking place on Woodhill Road during the daytime. I have been in discussion with Highways about this and to date they have declined to take any action to resolve the situation. They have now…

  • SPEED TABLE – MOOR ROAD, BRAMHOPE

    I received a complaint about the speed table on Moor Road as it was felt it was not as defined within the road as the ones on Breary Lane are. Set out below are two responses I have received. On 15th May 2017 “Dear Cllr Anderson  Following a site meeting with our contractors, remedial works will be…

  • A660 BRAMHOPE – CHURCH HILL BEND

    See latest update from the Highways re the accidents on the bend. “I am aware there is a desire to be updated on progress on this matter, considering the continuing incidents around the bend. From a Traffic perspective, I am informed that the upgraded road signage will be completed this week. This to be undertaken…