Leeds City Council - Archive (Floods)

2017
02
February
2017
| 11:07 Europe/London
A new report stressing the ‘critical’ need for further significant investment in flood alleviation schemes to help prevent a repeat of the devastation caused by Storm Eva in Leeds will be discussed by senior councillors next week. At its meeting a...
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2016
14
June
2016
| 18:04 Europe/London
Senior councillors in Leeds will consider plans for a major repair project on flood-damaged Linton Bridge next week. At the meeting at Civic Hall on Wednesday 22 June, the council’s executive board will be asked to formally approve plans to spend ...
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09
June
2016
| 11:29 Europe/London
Following the publication of the Environmental Audit Committee report into the government's approach to flooding, Councillor Judith Blake, leader of Leeds City Council said: “Sadly, Leeds has first-hand experience of the consequences of the govern...
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31
March
2016
| 18:01 Europe/London
The Environment Agency has today published the Leeds Flood Alleviation Scoping Report, setting out the options and next steps to reduce flood risk to the city. Commenting on the publication, Councillor Judith Blake, Leader of Leeds City Council, s...
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06
January
2016
| 10:10 Europe/London
Councillor Judith Blake, Leader of Leeds City Council, said: “The comments by the Secretary of State are disappointing as they do not commit the government to providing the investment in the comprehensive flood defences the city and its residents ...
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03
January
2016
| 01:01 Europe/London
Councillor Judith Blake, leader of Leeds City Council, said: “Funding to repair flood defences is to be welcomed as a first step. We’re keen to see the detail of exactly where and how this will be spent and how much will be available in Leeds so r...
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