Category: Highways

  • 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…

  • UPDATE ON THE PROPOSED LINK ROAD TO THE AIRPORT

    I thought you may like an update on the proposed link road to the airport which was part of the consultation for improved public transport back in 2015/16. I have precis’d below information I have received:  “Proposals for a new link road connecting the A65 Rawdon Road with the Airport and the A658 Harrogate Road…

  • ROAD DUE TO RE-OPEN – POOL BANK – FOLLOWING CULVERT WORKS COMPLETION

    I advised as follows by the Engineer for the culvert work: “We anticipate this project to be completed and the road fully reopened by the end of this week (Sunday 30th September).”  

  • LIGHT NIGHT – THURSDAY 4TH AND FRIDAY 5TH OCTOBER 2018

    This year Light Night will take place on Thursday 4th and Friday 5th October. There will some road closures in the city centre that will be in effect from Thursday and the suspension of parking bays, loading bays and taxi ranks.

  • 20mph SIGNS ON THE RING ROAD FOLLOWING RESURFACING

    I have been asked by a number of residents why Highways have not collected the temporary 20mph signs from the locations that have recently been the subject of road maintenance. Set out below is the response from Highways: “Dear Cllr Anderson I instructed our contractor to leave the 20 signs on the ring road until…