Leeds City Council - Archive (Development)

2019
11
July
2019
| 10:03 Europe/London
A rare opportunity to purchase and develop a major site in a well-connected and established urban quarter of Leeds city centre is being brought to the market this week. Formerly the International Pool, the 2.77 acre site at Lisbon Street (owned by...
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2018
09
February
2018
| 18:19 Europe/London
A range of infrastructure and environmental improvements to three outer ring road junctions are set to begin in north east Leeds later this month. The work promises to tackle traffic congestion, improve local air quality and provide new infrastruc...
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2017
15
December
2017
| 15:29 Europe/London
  The development company selected to carry out a major scheme to revitalise an historic street in Leeds city centre has been announced this week. Members of Leeds City Council’s executive board have approved Town Centre Securities (TCS) as the...
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25
April
2017
| 10:51 Europe/London
One of the city’s busiest night spots will be pedestrianised every day this summer following a hugely successful pilot project. Greet Street will be closed to traffic from Friday, April 28 until October 31, giving the area’s bars and restaurants a...
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2016
19
October
2016
| 12:17 Europe/London
Three council buildings in Leeds city centre are set to go up for sale as part of a major modernisation of important services. The Leonardo Building and Thoresby House, both on Rossington Street, along with 2 Great George Street will be vacated an...
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23
August
2016
| 17:02 Europe/London
Improved access to the new southern entrance of Leeds Station is now available following the completion of refurbishment work on Little Neville Street. Officially reopened today, Little Neville Street has undergone a £500,000 facelift by Leeds Cit...
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22
June
2016
| 13:15 Europe/London
An award-winning firm of architects have been appointed to develop plans for the landmark refurbishment of West Yorkshire Playhouse. After inviting designers to bid for the project, Leeds City Council has appointed Page \ Park Architects to lead o...
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21
June
2016
| 11:21 Europe/London
Plans to continue the regeneration of Holbeck Urban Village and improve its connectivity with Leeds city centre and the wider South Bank, will be discussed by senior councillors tomorrow (Wednesday). At a meeting of Leeds City Council's executive ...
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16
June
2016
| 11:25 Europe/London
People in Leeds are being asked to give their views on plans to transform the New Briggate area into a vibrant urban hub. Members of the public will get the chance to have their say both online and at a series of on-street consultations, when coun...
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27
April
2016
| 09:56 Europe/London
A six week public consultation on new planning guidance for Holbeck Urban Village, one of Leeds’ most historic and exciting regeneration areas is due to end on Friday 29 April. People are being urged to have their say on the draft Holbeck Urban Vi...
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21
March
2016
| 15:51 Europe/London
A six week public consultation begins today on new planning guidance for Holbeck Urban Village, one of Leeds’ most historic and exciting regeneration areas. People are being urged to have their say on the draft Holbeck Urban Village Supplementary ...
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03
March
2016
| 10:44 Europe/London
Plans to continue the transformation of Holbeck Urban Village into a great place to live and work are set to be discussed next week. At a meeting of Leeds City Council's executive board, members will be asked to approve the start of a six week pub...
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22
February
2016
| 15:42 Europe/London
The initial public consultation on improving road access to Leeds Bradford Airport is now in its final few days as it comes to an end on Friday. The consultation period seeking views on three options put forward by Leeds City Council will finish o...
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12
February
2016
| 10:44 Europe/London
A landmark project to transform an historic former manufacturing site into a vibrant mix of new homes, offices shops and restaurants has been approved by the city’s planning chiefs. The proposals to redevelop part of the Tower Works site in Holbec...
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2015
26
November
2015
| 13:30 Europe/London
Regeneration chiefs have vowed to press ahead with a landmark project to protect and restore one of the city’s most historic streets following a major fire earlier this month. The blaze at Hills Furniture, 103 Kirkgate, broke out on Friday, Novemb...
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19
November
2015
| 14:46 Europe/London
Anyone with grand designs on building their own home needs to attend a key self-build event next week. Led by the Leeds West Indian Community Charitable Trust (LWICCT), the ‘Dream it, build it, live it’ event will give anyone thinking about or int...
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09
November
2015
| 13:49 Europe/London
Public consultation into the future development of Leeds district including the locations of 66,000 new homes has entered its final week. The consultation entitled ‘Your city, Your plan’ which calls for views on potential locations identified for ...
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03
November
2015
| 19:35 Europe/London
British global luxury brand Burberry has announced plans to develop a new state-of-the-art manufacturing and weaving facility in South Bank, Leeds. The proposal represents an initial investment of over £50m in the heart of Yorkshire and is expected t...
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16
October
2015
| 10:48 Europe/London
An innovative new vision aimed at kickstarting a debate on the future of the city centre’s public spaces will be discussed by senior councillors in Leeds next week. A report to Leeds City Council’s executive board looks at developing an approach f...
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14
October
2015
| 13:32 Europe/London
Proposals to revitalise New Briggate and transform the area into a vibrant urban village will be examined by senior councillors in Leeds next week. Leeds City Council’s executive board will look at a string of regeneration opportunities in New Bri...
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02
October
2015
| 13:26 Europe/London
A £45million project to improve flood defences in Leeds city centre is progressing well with work now starting to remove a length of the Knostrop Cut. This week has seen the river footbridge at Knostrop taken away for refurbishment while work is n...
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16
September
2015
| 14:43 Europe/London
Proposals for the major regeneration of an area south of Leeds city centre will be discussed by senior councillors next week. A report on principles to guide the transformation of the area of Hunslet Riverside will be considered by Leeds City Coun...
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