Thursday, August 13, 2020

site allocations plan

Leeds green belt housing sites have to be reviewed by government, rules judge

A high court judge has thrown Leeds City Council’s long-term housing blueprint into doubt, deciding the authority’s list of green belt housing...

10 interesting sites in the site allocations plan

A former gas works in Armley, a hospital and the hallowed Wortley ground where Leeds United stars of the past came of...

Listed: All the sites allocated in Inner West Leeds housing masterplan

A former gas works at Armley Gyratory and land off Kirkstall Road are among 39 sites in inner-city Leeds set for more than 3,500...

Listed: All the sites allocated in Outer West Leeds housing masterplan

More than 1,600 houses are set to be built across outer west Leeds after a new document from Leeds City Council was rubber-stamped this...

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew hits out as city housing plan is approved

After well over a year of inquiries, disputes and fully-blown arguments, Leeds City Council has finally rubber-stamped its rules for where tens of thousands...

Site allocations review ‘stay of execution’ for greenbelt sites, warns senior councillor

A Calverley and Farsley councillor has dismissed changes in Leeds City Council's planning policy as nothing more than a “stay of execution” for greenfield...

Leeds: Planning strategy “arse about face”, meeting hears

Decision makers at Leeds City Council were told they had got into a “mess” over the authority’s planning policy. It came at a full council...

West Leeds: Have your say on latest green belt housing plans

West Leeds residents can have their say on a council U-turn which would see controversial plans for hundreds of new homes on green belt...

West Leeds: New housing figures may be slashed (again)

Controversial figures for the number of houses Leeds will need over the coming years could be slashed for a second time. Greenbelt campaigners in West...

Wortley: Proposed travellers site may expand

Plans for a new permanent site for travellers in Wortley are set to be discussed by councillors this week. Members of the development plans panel...

Wild West: Leeds planning consultation farce

Some of you may be aware that Leeds has been consulting on a planning blueprint for the city over the past couple of months. The...

Pudsey MP takes Green Belt fight to Government

Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew has urged the council to take a more moderate position on plans to build 70,000 homes in Leeds. He recently met...