Category: Highways

  • HIGHWAYS WORK – A660 UPPER OLD POOL BANK – BAR HOUSE CORNER TO CRAGG VIEW

    I have been advised as follows by the Highways Officer regarding the highways work from Bar House Corner to Cragg View: “I refer to your email in regards to the current position relating to the proposed changes on the A660 Otley Road.  I can confirm that the legal order to amend the speed limits were advertised…

  • SIGNAGE IN RESPECT OF HGVs ATTENDING MOSELEY GREEN DEVELOPMENT SITE

    I have been continuing to press Taylor Wimpey in respect of the problems being caused by the HGVs attending the site at Moseley Green. Please find below an update I have received from Taylor Wimpey’s Technical Director which may be of interest to you. “I can confirm that we have refreshed the current signage that…

  • Dyneley Arms Junction improvements – Public Consultation update

    See below latest update received. “Dear Councillor You may be aware we have been considering proposals to improve the Dyneley Arms junction (junction of the A660 Leeds Road and A658 Pool Bank New Road) in Bramhope between Leeds and Otley.   We are proposing to implement a scheme to provide additional capacity for the benefit of all users at the junction.…

  • ADEL PRIMARY SCHOOL – CAR PARK CLOSURE TRIAL

    Please find below information from the Head Teacher at Adel Primary School: “I am emailing to let you know that the Governors at Adel Primary have taken the decision to hold a trial closure of the school car park, the week beginning 1st July. This decision is taken with a view to closing it permanently to parents of Adel Primary from 1st September…

  • STREET DRESSING WORKS – STARTING 24TH JUNE

    I have received notice as follows in respect of Highways work in the Ward, and other areas: “Further to [previous emails], due to inclement weather the works listed on the notice previously provided did not go ahead due to inclement weather.  A Temporary Order is therefore to be made as attached, which will allow each…

  • PROPOSED TRAFFIC CALMING, ADEL LANE

    I have been advised of the next proposed tranche of traffic calming on Adel Lane as a result of the finance provided by the developer at the Bodington site. The Engineer has sent the following message: “I write to inform that a Section 90c Notice was advertised on Adel Lane last Friday. The notice advertises…

  • PETITION TO RESTRICT HGVs on the A659 THROUGH HAREWOOD WARD AND ADEL & WHARFEDALE WARD

    I have been working with a Councillor colleague from Harewood Ward who has started a petition to restrict HGVs on the A659 which is also relevant to Adel & Wharfedale Ward. See the link below if you want to sign the petition. “Leeds City Council: HGV restrictions on A659 including Collingham, Harewood, Arthington and Pool in Wharfedale” http://chng.it/j4T9rPtTqY…

  • BLOCKED GULLIES ON THE A658 DYNELEY ARMS

    I received notification of an issue with several blocked gullies on the A658 around the Dyneley Arms junction. The main drain is blocked and overflowing on the road itself and there is raw sewage plus nappies, toilet paper etc. spread over the road and flowing down towards the junction. The gullies also remain blocked. I…

  • ROADWORKS – LOWER OLD POOL BANK – POOL BANK NEW ROAD TO LEEDS ROAD

    I am advised of the following works taking place on lower Old Pool Bank. As this is a Saturday, the notice states that the work will take place between 7am and 7pm. ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 14 ROAD TRAFFIC (TEMPORARY RESTRICTIONS) ACT 1991 LEEDS CITY COUNCIL (MICRO SURFACING PROGRAMME, PHASE 2 (VARIOUS ROADS)…

  • PARKING PATROLS

    I have been advised by the Parking Manager at the Council that his staff have been patrolling the area and have been issuing parking tickets.  For example, they have issued a ticket for a parking offence which was parking on the zig zag lines outside of Holy Trinity school on Green Lane whilst making a…