Category: Highways

  • 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…

  • TOUR DE YORKSHIRE – ROAD CLOSURES INFORMATION

    A number of residents have contacted me to ask about the road closures for the forthcoming Tour de Yorkshire on both 3rd and 5th May. This is a link to the full list of times for road closures: https://www.leeds-live.co.uk/best-in-leeds/whats-on-news/tour-de-yorkshire-2019-leeds-16150638  The yellow notices on verges and lamp posts can be confusing. Although they state the road…

  • ZEBRA CROSSING MARKINGS – POOL MAIN STREET

    I received an update from the Service Delivery Team to advise why the works had not been completed when first notified.  However, they are now completed. “The works are being carried out tonight [15th April] as the permit was refused at the last minute due to one of the utility companies working nearby and our works…

  • REFURBISHMENT OF THE LINING AND CROSSING ON MAIN STREET, POOL

    For a number  of months I have been chasing up the need to repaint the crossing outside of the Post Office on Main Street and other lining issues. Set out below is the response received this week: “Dear Cllr Anderson Subject to the weather and a permit to work being approved the lining refurbishment for…

  • ROADWORKS, LEEDS ROAD, BRAMHOPE – STARTING 1ST APRIL FOR 3 WEEKS

    You may have noticed conflicting roadworks signs in the area with regard to the roadworks that are set to begin on Leeds Road in Bramhope. These are in relation to the approved planning application for the Miller Homes site off Breary Lane. Set out below is the clarification from the Area Network Manager: “It appears that…

  • A660 DRAINAGE WORKS IN CONNECTION WITH MILLER HOMES AT BRAMHOPE

    I have received the information below from Highways: “I am writing to inform you that the works to install drainage on A660 Leeds Road Bramhope –  for the Miller Homes development –  is due to start on the 1st April 2019 for 3 weeks.  Given the close proximity of the working area to the Leeds…

  • ROAD SAFETY – MOBILE SPEED INDICATOR DEVICES (SIDs) CAN BE USED BY GROUPS OF RESIDENTS

    Please find below information on mobile SIDs that can be used by groups of residents. Full training is available for anyone who would like to take this offer up. If you would be interested please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk “[Residents can] make use of the mobile speed indication devices (SIDs) which we have available for…

  • NORTHERN GAS WORKS – HOLT LANE – CLOSURE EXTENDED

    I have received the following update from the Area Network Manager for Leeds City Council Highways in relation to the work at the junction of Holt Lane and Cookridge Lane: “The legal order for the Holt Lane closure [is] showing the end date of the 5/3/19 – next Tuesday. That said, I spoke to the…

  • CONNECTING LEEDS – PROPOSALS FOR THE A660 AT THE LAWNSWOOD ROUNDABOUT

    I have been sent a report in relation to the proposals from Connecting Leeds for the Lawnswood roundabout.  If you would like a copy of the report please email me at barry.anderson53@yahoo.co.uk

  • A660 Leeds Road, Bramhope – Highway Works Associated with Miller Homes Development – Latest update

    Please find below the latest update received from the Highways Engineer in connection with works associated with the Miller Homes development in Bramhope. “I write to update you on the progress of the S278 A660 Leeds Road, Bramhope highway works associated with the Miller Homes Development off Breary Lane.  Over the last several months we…