Leeds City Council - Archive (Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme)

2016
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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02
March
2016
| 09:15 Europe/London
Senior councillors in Leeds will hear next week how funding support of approximately £1.4million has been given to residents and businesses affected by the Christmas floods caused by Storm Eva. The funding support forms part of a progress report t...
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28
January
2016
| 17:17 Europe/London
Following a meeting with Secretary of State for DEFRA Liz Truss today, Councillor Judith Blake, Leader of Leeds City Council said: "I'm pleased that the Secretary of State Liz Truss came to Leeds today to see for herself what we've been saying abo...
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27
January
2016
| 23:10 Europe/London
Councillor Judith Blake, leader of Leeds City Council, said: “We welcome the Minister’s commitment of funding for a full analysis of how Leeds could be protected from devastating floods it the future. It is a step in the right direction but it sti...
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2015
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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