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Summer roadwork schemes planned for Leeds

A number of roadwork schemes are planned to be carried out in Leeds during the school summer holiday period. There’s a need to carry out...

Marsh Lane partly closed this weekend for district heating installation work

Marsh Lane is to be partly closed this weekend to allow work to take place on the creation of the Leeds PIPES district heating...

Historic West Leeds Newlay Bridge summer works set to start

Maintenance work to the historic Newlay Bridge is set to take place from next week. Leeds City Council will start work on 23 July for...

Let the training take the strain

Let the training take the strain is the message as HS2 scheme gives Leeds youngsters a glimpse of work in infrastructure. Over 300 students from...

Council issues update on flood prevention guidance and sandbag policy for...

Leeds City Council has today issued an update on its sandbag policy in order to help raise awareness of what to do in the...

Care services to be showcased at marketplace event

Visitors to Kirkgate Market this Thursday can get their bargain shopping and, thanks to a one-day marketplace event, also find out about social care...

Culvert repair works needing to be extended on A658 Pool Bank...

A project to carry out essential repairs to a culvert under the A658 Pool Bank New Road is needing to be significantly extended following...

Sort it out Leeds – it’s as simple as 1,2,4!

Leeds residents will be sorted when it comes to recycling after the local council has responded to citywide feedback suggesting people want to know...

Visitors delighted as Lotherton welcomes 25 newborn fawns

Historic Leeds country estate, Lotherton, is celebrating the safe arrival of 25 stunning newborn fawns. The new members of the Lotherton family are busy settling...

Proposals for LED street light upgrades in Leeds

A recommendation to upgrade all street lights in the city is to be put to Leeds City Council later this year. Proposals to convert approximately...

New changes to dog control and littering enforcement in Leeds

New restrictions around littering, smoking in children’s play areas and dog control will come into place in Leeds next month. From the 1 July 2018,...

Update on A647 Stanningley Bypass road surface issue

Leeds City Council is currently carrying out emergency work to the A647 Stanningley Bypass to repair part of the road surface which has risen...

Temporary Thursday night road closure on A658 Pool Bank New Road

The A658 Pool Bank New Road is to be fully closed for approximately two hours overnight on Thursday as part of the ongoing works...

Date announced for Convention of the North

A Convention of the North is to be established this summer as leaders seek to create a powerful new voice for the north. On September...

Industry giants join forces to tackle ‘on-the-go’ recycling

The environmental behaviour change charity Hubbub and recycling compliance scheme Ecosurety are bringing together a unique partnership of big businesses in a bid to...

New strategy to ensure all communities in Leeds benefit from thriving...

Twelve ‘big ideas’ for delivering inclusive growth as part of a wider strategy are set to be considered by senior councillors next week. The Leeds...

Initial sketches released of how Leeds flood scheme phase could look

Initial sketches of how the next phase of the Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme to reduce flood risk in the city could look have been...

Road closures to be in place for maintenance work on two...

Work to carry out essential maintenance on two bridges in Leeds is to be carried out from this weekend. The Henconner Lane Bridge in Bramley...

Consultation launched on changes to gambling policy

People are being urged to have their say on changes to the council’s gambling policy during a three-month public consultation that launched last week. The...

Final chance to comment on a clean air charging zone for...

The statutory consultation on the proposed clean air charging zone in Leeds will launch later this month. The council has been directed by the government...

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