Category: Planning

  • PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT – SITE OF BODINGTON HALLS OF RESIDENCE

    I would advise that a company called idPlanning who are the consultants acting on behalf of the University have sent out letters to a number of addresses surrounding the above site to advise that a consultation exercise will be taking place in November. The information I am aware of is that Leeds University are wanting…

  • NEIGHBOURHOOD PLANNING UPDATE

    I recently sent out an email to you about Neighbourhood Planning, by coincidence at this Wednesday’s Executive Board, a report on Neighbourhood Planning is due to be debated. If you would like to read a copy of the report which contains the views of the current administration it can be accessed on: http://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/mgConvert2PDF.aspx?ID=61222 http://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/mgConvert2PDF.aspx?ID=61223 http://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/mgConvert2PDF.aspx?ID=61224…

  • THE NEED FOR NEIGHBOURHOOD PLANNING

    There has been a lot of debate in the media recently about proposals by the Government to streamline and simplify the Planning system and also against a backdrop of the need for more housing. The big debate is whether or not the new proposals will be helpful and also are the numbers of new houses…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION 499 OTLEY ROAD, ADEL LS16 7NR – APPLICATION NO: 11/03527/FU/NW

    A planning application has been lodged with the Planning Department for the following: Change of use and alterations of vacant offices and detached photographic studio to 3 flats with dormer windows to side and rear and new wall and gates to front boundary. If you wish to comment on this, you may do so by:…

  • Land at Holt Avenue – Planning Inspector’s Decision

    The decision on the Planning Appeal for the David Wilson Homes application has now been published. I am very disappointed at both the outcome and also the lack of weight that has been put on the comments and evidence by local residents in their personal submissions and the Adel Association in its vigorous and detailed…

  • FISH & CHIP VAN, COOKRIDGE VILLAGE HALL

    I would advise that I have received a number of replies to a newsletter I put out asking for the views of local residents and the vast majority of residents who have taken the time to reply to me have confirmed they think this is an excellent idea as it provides a much needed service…

  • Planning Application – Redevelopment of former Social Club, Pool Road, Pool in Wharfedale

    I have received a letter today from the Planning Department to advise me of the following: A Planning Application has been submitted for the redevelopment of the former social club with 5 2-storey light industrial starter units, access and egress, car parking and landscaping on the land adjacent to Braime House, Pool Road, Pool in…

  • Natural Resources and Waste Development Plan Document Publication Draft

    I am writing to seek your comments on the Natural Resources and Waste Development Plan Document Publication Draft. This is the final chance to comment on the Document before it is submitted to the Secretary of State for independent Examination. The Natural Resources and Waste Development Plan Document (NR&W DPD) is part of the Local…

  • David Wilson Homes – Latest Update

    I have recently received a letter from the Senior Administrator in the Council’s Planning Appeals Department to confirm that the planning inquiry will be reopened on the 1st March 2011 at Leeds Civic Hall starting at 10am and it is expected that the inquiry may last up to 8 days. You may recall that the…

  • WEEKLY & MONTHLY PLANNING LISTS

    If you would like weekly or monthly lists of planning applications you may be interested in how to obtain these from the Council’s website. I have been sent the instructions below.  The system produces the lists from Monday to Sunday in real time as they are added to the planning application system.  To access it…