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02 Dec 2022

Festive waste and recycling collection arrangements announced for Leeds

With over a thousand tonnes of extra black and green bin waste expected to be produced and over a million bins to be emptied across Leeds during the festive period, the council’s refuse service will be doing all it can to ensure bin collections continue to run smoothly.

Bin collections/waste services

City Square: Visuals of completed highways scheme released: City Square visual December 2022

01 Dec 2022

City Square: Visuals of completed highways scheme released

Leeds City Council has released new visuals showing how City Square may look once highways works have been completed, and cars and general traffic are permanently diverted away from the area.

Connecting Leeds Transport

People in Leeds encouraged to get talking for National Grief Awareness Week: National Grief Awareness Week

29 Nov 2022

People in Leeds encouraged to get talking for National Grief Awareness Week

Events taking place as part of week from December 2-8

Adult social care Health

Plan Ahead for a busy weekend in the city: Plan Ahead to avoid being affected by traffic disruption

23 Nov 2022

Plan Ahead for a busy weekend in the city

Motorists are being urged to plan ahead when travelling into Leeds city centre this weekend, using alternative methods of transport or allowing extra time for journeys to avoid being affected by traffic congestion.

Connecting Leeds Transport

Improvements start for busy Fink Hill junction on A6120, North Leeds: Fink Hill 2

22 Nov 2022

Improvements start for busy Fink Hill junction on A6120, North Leeds

Following a public consultation in 2020 seeking feedback about a busy junction on the A6120, (Leeds Outer Ring Road) preliminary works will be starting this week.

Connecting Leeds Transport Highways

Leeds primary school students launch ‘Name the Gritter’ competition: Gritter

22 Nov 2022

Leeds primary school students launch ‘Name the Gritter’ competition

Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School students have helped Leeds City Council launch their ‘Name the Gritter’ competition, which is soon to be rolled out to all Key Stage 2 pupils across Leeds.

Connecting Leeds Highways Transport

Lord Mayor visits Auschwitz ahead of Holocaust Memorial Day: IMG-20221116-WA0050

21 Nov 2022

Lord Mayor visits Auschwitz ahead of Holocaust Memorial Day

The Lord Mayor of Leeds, Councillor Robert W Gettings JP MBE visited Auschwitz-Birkenau this month ahead of Holocaust Memorial Day (January 2023) to commemorate the victims of the Holocaust and to develop his understanding of the atrocities committed during World War Two by the German Nazi regime.

Lord Mayor of Leeds

Leeds one of 122 global cities named as climate action leaders on CDP 2022 A List: Solar panels on Bardsey Primary School

18 Nov 2022

Leeds one of 122 global cities named as climate action leaders on CDP 2022 A List

Leeds City Council has been recognised as one of 122 city authorities across the world leading the way on climate action in a new list published by renowned international authority, the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP).

Climate change