Category: Highways

  • Leeds Car Parks

    You may have read in the press recently about some of the long-stay car parks in Leeds being closed. I have received enquiries about this and below is the most up to date information I have received from Cllr. Richard Lewis. “Dear Councillors, The recent decision by the planning inspector to close seven long-stay car parks in the…

  • Personal Injury Accidents – Lengths of road for concern 2005-2009

    The Council recently issued the above document which highlights a number of areas throughout the city which are of concern. The purpose of this information is to advise you of the A660 Otley Road from Kingsley Drive to Kings Road, Golden Acre Park which has gone further up the rankings i.e. is proving more dangerous although…

  • Quality Streets

    I was recently asked about “Quality Streets” and set out below is the information I received from the Transport Policy Unit at the Council “Quality Streets is a campaign currently being championed by Sustrans, it covers things like Home Zones of which Leeds has pioneering experience from the Methleys, and their web site encourages citizens to…

  • Car Boot site – Harrogate Road/Otley Old Road

    I have recently received the following comment from a local resident which may be of interest to you:  “I have to bring a point of road safety to your attention. I am sure you are aware of the car boot sale held every Sunday morning in a field at the junction of Harrogate Road and…