Category: Planning

  • UPDATE ON FARRAR LANE EXTRA CARE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

    I have received the following update on the above proposals. Purpose  The purpose of this briefing note is to provide an update on recent progress and the current situation regarding the delivery of the Extra Care housing scheme on Farrar Lane in Holt Park. This briefing has been produced earlier than scheduled due to the…

  • COVID-19 – Contingency Measures in the Council Planning Department

    I have received the briefing note below in respect of how the Planning Department will be dealing with applications and planning enforcement cases during this time. National Interventions Supermarket Delivery Hours Many of the supermarkets and distribution centres in Leeds are subject to controls that restrict the time and number of deliveries from lorries and…

  • S278 works Leeds Road & Miller Homes – Covid-19

    I have just received this re the Miller Homes Development at Bramhope: “Please see below correspondence between myself and Colas management in relation to the continuing S278 works on Leeds Road.  “In response to the new government guidelines issued earlier this week Miller Homes have suspended all works on our developments in the region and Miller Homes Spring Wood…

  • PLANS PANEL MEETING CANCELLED ON THURSDAY 19TH MARCH

    I have received the message below which affects the application for the land east of Otley Road, Adel (Planning Application 18/04343) which will not be heard on Thursday now: “Following consultation with the Chair, due to the current position in respect of Coronavirus, The meeting of the South and West Plans Panel due to be…

  • REMODELLING OF ASDA STORE, HOLT PARK – UPDATE

    There have been a lot of rumours going around about the ASDA development. Set out below is a response to these rumours. “The matters raised [have been brought] to my attention and I can confirm there is no truth in them.  I’m unsure how these rumours started but can confirm the following:  It is still…

  • UPCOMING HIGHWAYS WORK – BT AND CARRIAGEWAY CROSSING WORK – NEAR KINGS ROAD/A660 ROUNDABOUT

    I have been advised that works by BT which were scheduled for last week were unable to go ahead. The following update refers: “The BT works have now been rescheduled for w/c 02/03/20.  Please note that these works are all within footway and should not affect traffic flows. Additionally I would like to inform that…

  • NOISE FROM THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE NEW ROUNDABOUT ON THE A660 AT BRAMHOPE

    I have received a number of complaints from residents facing the Miller Homes housing site in respect of noise levels. I took this up with Officers and the reply is below: “Following our noise measurements on 23rd December 2019 we made some recommendations to reduce the noise impact of the roundabout construction works on nearby…

  • Planning Application 19/07066/FU – HEADINGLEY GOLF CLUB

    Further to previous information there are some new drawings on the Planning Portal in relation to the above application. As mentioned at the recent public meeting the Golf Club advised they were going to revise the original submitted design of the main car park area, reconfigure the entrance and have an occasional use car park…

  • The Trees Estate and Miller Homes Development, Bramhope – Update

    I have been sent the following information in relation to the above: Update on the Miller Homes site, based on information provided by Millers Homes and their contractor; The site surface water drainage has now been separated from the watercourse crossing their site following completion of the new culvert, the site now drains to the…

  • CO-OP STORE, OTLEY ROAD, ADEL

    At a recent meeting I was asked if I was aware of progress of the proposed work at the Co-op and the temporary provision that would be put in place. Set out below is the response from the Co-op: “Dear Cllr The Plan is for the works to start in June and finish in November.…