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09 Feb 2022

Leeds City Council receives funding to make hundreds of homes warmer by boosting thermal efficiency

630 properties in Leeds will see improvements in their energy and thermal efficiency thanks to a £9.6million grant from the government’s Social Housing Decarbonisation Fund.

Housing Best city Clean air/air quality Climate change Energy

New road safety strategy aims to eliminate deaths and serious injuries on Leeds roads: Leeds Safer Roads Vision Zero strategy 01

02 Feb 2022

New road safety strategy aims to eliminate deaths and serious injuries on Leeds roads

A new strategy to eliminate road deaths and serious injuries in Leeds by 2040 will be discussed by senior councillors next week.

Connecting Leeds Transport Clean air/air quality Climate change

New plans and progress tackling climate change to be discussed by Leeds councillors: Whole-house retrofit in Holbeck

02 Feb 2022

New plans and progress tackling climate change to be discussed by Leeds councillors

Senior councillors will discuss the city’s progress towards becoming a carbon neutral city at a meeting of the council’s executive board next week.

Climate change Transport Housing Planning

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01 Feb 2022

More advice and support to households to help them responsibly dispose of unwanted items to be outlined by Leeds City Council

Senior councillors in Leeds are set to underline their commitment to reduce waste and help residents responsibly and legally dispose of unwanted items. 

Bin collections/waste services Environmental Services Climate change

Work has started on the transformation of the former South Leeds Golf Course: SLGC

31 Jan 2022

Work has started on the transformation of the former South Leeds Golf Course

Work has started at the former South Leeds golf course on the creation of a 48-hectare country park and green space.

Parks and countryside Climate change

Leeds City Council and West Yorkshire Police secure £67,000 road safety funding: OperationSPARC

16 Dec 2021

Leeds City Council and West Yorkshire Police secure £67,000 road safety funding

A West Yorkshire Police operation that has dealt with thousands of dangerous drivers in Leeds has been extended for another 12 months, thanks to a commitment of £67,000 in funding from Leeds City Council.

Connecting Leeds Transport Climate change Clean air/air quality

Leeds schools get £100,000 of new bicycle and scooter storage: ArmleyParkPrimarySchoolBicycleStorage-2

14 Dec 2021

Leeds schools get £100,000 of new bicycle and scooter storage

Nineteen schools across Leeds are receiving new bicycle and scooter storage, in a project worth £100,000.

Connecting Leeds Transport Schools Clean air/air quality Climate change

Leeds sets out tree-mendous ambition to provide high quality parks and green spaces in all local communities: roundhayparklake-2

09 Dec 2021

Leeds sets out tree-mendous ambition to provide high quality parks and green spaces in all local communities

Leeds City Council’s executive board will consider a 10-year strategy next week which will set out the ambition for the city to have the best parks and green spaces in the UK.

Parks and countryside Best city Clean air/air quality Climate change

Work begins on £40m new affordable council housing development in Leeds: Extra Care [High Res] copy2

02 Dec 2021

Work begins on £40m new affordable council housing development in Leeds

Work has now started on a £40million council housing development which will see the regeneration of Throstle Recreation Ground and the former Middleton Skills Centre in Leeds.

Housing Development Climate change