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  • HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE SCHEME – ARTHINGTON LANE, ARTHINGTON Full length of road

    I have received the information below in relation to road closures affecting Arthington Lane: “As part of our highway maintenance programme we intend to carry out works at the above location. The works will consist of the reinstatement of road markings and various cleansing works. The works are planned to commence Monday 20th January and…

  • COOKRIDGE VILLAGE HALL OPEN DAY – SATURDAY 25TH JANUARY

    Please find below details of an event which may be of interest to you: “I am writing to invite you to join us as we celebrate our village hall. This year we are joining Village Halls Week 2020, a national celebration run by rural charity Action with Communities in Rural England (ACRE) and their 38…

  • TOUR DE YORKSHIRE 2020

    Please see below information I have been sent in relation to his year’s Tour de Yorkshire: “As in 2019, Leeds will once again feature heavily in this year’s race culminating with the Stage 4 finish in Leeds City Centre on Sunday 3rd May and the details of each stage are below: Stage 1 (Thursday 30th…

  • REVISED LAYOUT FOR PLANNING APPLICATION 18/04343/RM – LAND TO EAST OF OTLEY ROAD, ADEL

    Barratt David Wilson Homes have submitted a further revision to the layout for their Reserved Matters Planning Application for the land to the east of Otley Road, Adel . In summary there are further revisions to the housing mix and the number has reduced to 99 from 100. However, the pumping station remains to the…

  • CLOSURE OF WEETWOOD POLICE STATION

    I have received the following information in relation to the closure of Weetwood Police Station: “Weetwood Police Station has been significantly under occupied for a number of years and currently has a large number of unused areas which includes a decommissioned public enquiry counter and custody suite, the latter of which closed in 2011. As…

  • FOOTWAY ACCESS LEEDS ROAD, BRAMHOPE KINGS ROAD TO THE TREDGOLDS

    A concern has been raised regarding the highways works to facilitate the development by Miller Homes in terms of how pedestrians will negotiate the roundabout at Kings Road and how the footways from there up to High Ridge Way and the Tredgolds will be accessed. For reference S278 is a section within the Highways Department:…

  • LEEDS BRADFORD AIRPORT – NEW TERMINAL BUILDING PROPOSALS

    I have received the letter below from the Chief Executive of Leeds Bradford Airport: “Dear Councillor I am writing to update you on an exciting new chapter for Leeds Bradford Airport. A year ago, we outlined our plans to meet the airports projected growth with an extension to the existing terminal. After detailed modelling and…

  • DAMAGED LAMP COLUMN – NEAR TO KT GREEN’S GARAGE, A660, LEEDS ROAD, OLD POOL BANK

    I was asked recently when the lamppost will be replaced. I have now received the update below from SSE: “Thank you for your email. Column 108L587 was knocked down in a Road Traffic Collision (RTC) on 01/01/2020 this will be replaced no later than 30/01/2020.”

  • PROPOSED CHANGES TO MATERNITY AND NEONATAL SERVICES IN LEEDS

    I have received the letter below from the Chief Executive of NHS Leeds CCG in connection with proposed changes to the Maternity and Neonatal Care at Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust. “Dear Councillor Maternity and neonatal services in Leeds consultation I am writing to inform and update you about some proposed changes to maternity and neonatal…

  • BEAT THE COURIER FRAUD

    Please find below the latest alert from the Police. “West Yorkshire Police are supporting City of London’s Op Radium campaign to highlight the effects of courier fraud. Therefore I wanted to take the time to send a message informing you what courier fraud is and what you can implement to protect yourself from such criminals.…