Leeds City Council - Archive (regeneration)

2018
24
August
2018
| 17:31 Europe/London
Work will start on phase one of the East Leeds Orbital Road (ELOR) at the start of September as developer Balfour Beatty begins a range of work to improve junctions. Balfour Beatty have appointed a special team to liaise with the public, to be bas...
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05
June
2018
| 13:22 Europe/London
A contractor has been announced for the first two phases of the East Leeds Orbital Road (ELOR) contract by Leeds City Council. The contract has been awarded to Balfour Beatty. The initial highway works are part of the wider East Leeds Extension (E...
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2017
25
September
2017
| 11:32 Europe/London
A former cloth merchant’s house in one of Leeds’s oldest streets has reached the vinyl frontier thanks to an exciting regeneration project. The building at 93 Kirkgate reopened last week as The Doghouse café and bar, with Paula’s Vinyl record shop...
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2016
08
August
2016
| 11:00 Europe/London
Tenants will soon be able to raise a glass and toast their new council home, built on the site of a former pub. What was once home to the Squinting Cat in Swarcliffe has been transformed into 18 new apartments now known as The Plantation. The h...
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28
July
2016
| 13:09 Europe/London
Hundreds of east Leeds residents have had their say on plans for one of the city’s largest growth areas following a major public consultation exercise according to a report to be published by Leeds City Council. The East Leeds Extension (ELE) will...
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13
April
2016
| 11:15 Europe/London
Regeneration chiefs in Leeds are set to take action to secure the future of one of the city’s most historic buildings. Members of the council’s executive board will be updated next week on the unique project to revitalise the First White Cloth Hal...
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06
April
2016
| 13:45 Europe/London
Leeds City Council has agreed a landmark deal to free up brownfield land for around 1,000 news homes, regenerating three east Leeds neighbourhoods. The deal with housing and regeneration specialists Keepmoat and Strata will transform communities i...
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2015
18
December
2015
| 09:32 Europe/London
An historic building on one of Leeds’s oldest streets has re-opened this week as part of a major city centre regeneration scheme. After an extensive refurbishment, 92 Kirkgate has opened its doors as Wapentake, a traditional Yorkshire café housed ...
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03
December
2015
| 16:53 Europe/London
Thousands of empty properties have been brought back to life with support from Leeds City Council. The success is being highlighted as part of Empty Homes Week, running from 30 November to 6 December. In the past five years, the number of empty...
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18
August
2015
| 15:27 Europe/London
A cleared former pub site in west Leeds is to be regenerated into new housing in a deal between Leeds City Council and a local developer. The site of the former Lord Cardigan public house on Town Street in Bramley has been vacant since being demol...
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