Category: Highways

  • POOL BANK NEW ROAD – ROAD SAFETY

    I was recently asked by a local resident to ask Highways for their proposals to improve road safety/pedestrian safety and vehicle speeds around the above location, particularly at the top end near Ravensknowie (as a reference point only).  I took this up with Highways in the middle of October and their original response is below:…

  • HGVs THROUGH POOL IN WHARFEDALE

    I was recently asked by a resident if anything could be done about the number of HGVs going through the village and the knock on effect if any restriction was ever to be put on in Otley to the village as a result of concerns raised about Road Safety due to the recent spate of…

  • ROAD CLOSURE A6120 RING ROAD – overnight from Monday 26th November to Friday 30th November

    Please find below a notice in relation to the A6120 Ring Road overnight road closures starting Monday 26th November and lasting for 5 nights. ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 SECTION 14(2) ROAD TRAFFIC (TEMPORARY RESTRICTIONS) ACT 1991 LEEDS CITY COUNCIL (A6120 OUTER RING ROAD, MEANWOOD LEEDS) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) NOTICE 2018  WHEREAS Leeds City…

  • SPEED DATA – ADEL

    I have recently been requesting the information on speed checks in the area following checks set up at various points. Set out below is the response I have received. “I refer to your [request regarding the data from] the speed and volume surveys that were recently undertaken in the Adel area. A number of surveys…

  • 20MPH ZONES FOR BRAMHOPE – CONSULTATION UNTIL 10TH DECEMBER

    I have been advised by Legal Services that they have now advertised the notice of a Traffic Regulation Order in respect of 20mph zones for a number of streets in Bramhope to the east of Leeds Road. 1. The full lengths of: Breary Lane East; Creskeld Crescent; Creskeld Drive; Creskeld Gardens; Creskeld Garth; Creskeld Park; Glenmore Court;…

  • PEDESTRIAN SURVEYS – LEEDS ROAD, BRAMHOPE

    A few months ago Highways carried out pedestrian crossing surveys on Leeds Road. Set out below is the narrative supplied by Highways. If you would like a copy of the survey results please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk The pedestrian crossing assessment has scored ‘4’. Under our scoring criteria this means that whilst it has not…

  • PROVISIONAL SCHEME PROPOSALS FOR OTLEY OLD ROAD/COOKRIDGE LANE

    I have received the information below from the Highways Engineer for the area. The  reference to the mini roundabout is a proposal to put a mini roundabout at the top of Tinshill Road at its junction with Otley Old Road/Cookridge Lane “I am writing to make you are aware and consult with you on a…

  • A660 SPEED LIMIT ORDER – POOL BANK

    LEEDS CITY COUNCIL (SPEED LIMIT) (NO.12) ORDER 2012 AMENDMENT NO.1 ORDER 2018 A660 CLASSIFIED ROAD LEEDS LOCAL NETWORK SPEED LIMIT CHANGES Leeds City Council proposes to make the above Order under its powers contained in the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. The effect of the Order will be to:- i) Extend the existing 40MPH Speed…

  • TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES – REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY PARADES AND SERVICES

    The full list of temporary road closures and restrictions is below: LEEDS CITY COUNCIL TOWN POLICE CLAUSES ACT 1847 – SECTION 21 REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY PARADES & SERVICES SUNDAY 11 NOVEMBER 2018 (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION AND RESTRICTION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2018  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Leeds City Council has today made an Order under Section 21…

  • ABBEY DASH – SUNDAY 4TH NOVEMBER – ROAD CLOSURES

    Please see information below on road closures for the Abbey Dash which takes place on Sunday 4th November. ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 16A AS AMENDED BY THE ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION (SPECIAL EVENTS) ACT 1994 LEEDS CITY COUNCIL (ABBEY DASH ROAD RACE) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION AND RESTRICTION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2018   NOTICE IS…