Category: Transport

  • Connecting Leeds – A61N – Harewood roadworks 25th January for 5 nights

    Latest update below. This just confirms a previous message but there was confusion over the start date so I am sending this update. Night works on A61N 25 January to 29 January 2021 Resurfacing works will take place on the junction of the A61 Harrogate Road and the Avenue. To improve safety and reduce delays…

  • An update on A647 scheme

    Latest information below: New animation shows how £16million Connecting Leeds project will improve A647 Connecting Leeds have released an animation which shows how a multi-million pound project will improve a key corridor that connects Bradford and Leeds. The main focus of the scheme is to introduce new bus lanes in key locations to ease congestion.…

  • LATEST CONNECTING LEEDS UPDATE – VARIOUS ROADWORKS

    The latest update from Connecting Leeds is below: East Leeds Orbital Route (ELOR) Essential roadworks From Monday 25 January until Friday 29 January drainage works will be carried out on the A64 York Road as part of the on-going ELOR scheme. During the national Covid-19 lockdown we’re making the most of the reduced traffic numbers on…

  • Connecting Leeds – Update on traffic changes in Leeds city centre

    The latest Connecting Leeds bulletin is below: “The layout of two major roads in the city centre will change from Sunday 24 January as Infirmary Street and Vicar Lane open in both directions to motorised traffic and cycles. The roads are currently being transformed as part of a multi-million pound project being carried out by…

  • Leeds Bradford Airport Parkway Rail Station – new phase of public consultation

    I have been sent the information below which may be of interest. This is an important consultation. We are writing to make you aware that we will soon be launching a period of public engagement regarding the Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) Parkway Station proposals.   The LBA Parkway is a West Yorkshire Combined Authority led…

  • LATEST UPDATE FROM CONNECTING LEEDS

    The latest update from Connecting Leeds is below: Headrow to be resurfaced as main scheme nears completion Work to resurface the Headrow starts at the end of this month.  This is essential work we need to do as we come to the end of the scheme, which is due to be completed in early spring.…

  • First Bus – Service update information

    See update below from First Bus. Following recent guidance from The Government we wanted to update you on key information to ensure your travel experience with us is a good one. Keeping services running We are focusing our efforts on keeping our services running to ensure key workers can continue to travel and customers can…

  • Connecting Leeds – A647 bus corridor work updates

    The latest information from Connecting Leeds is below: A647 improvement roadworks – January 7, 2021 Works will commence on Stanningley Road From 11 January 2021 to April 2022 Works include conversion of the inbound High Occupancy Vehicle lane to a bus lane, alterations to 3 pedestrian crossings, installation of a bus gate and upgrading of…

  • Connecting Leeds – An update on the Regent Street flyover project

    The latest Connecting Leeds update on the Regent Street Flyover is below: “At the beginning of December, we successfully installed the southern bridge beams at our Regent Street flyover site. The longest beam measured 45m and was brought in over night using a specialist heavy haulage vehicle. To avoid any major disruption and to support…

  • Leeds draft Transport Strategy consultation – runs to 5th March 2021

    I have received the informatio below. This is an important consultation and it is vital that residents do express their views on the plan. “I wanted to ensure that all Councillors were aware of the draft Connecting Leeds Transport Strategy which was approved for public consultation at Executive Board this week.  I am sure that…