Latest news:
News category: Planning / Land use / LDFs

771 results from all titles

Local Transport Today
People/consultants
David Dewar (pictured) has joined consultant Steer Davies Gleave as an associate in the development planning team. He joins from Mouchel, where he... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Philip Bisatt, Taunton, Somerset TA1
I refer to your editorial regarding the Government’s rehabilitation of road building across much of the UK (‘Road building... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
A planning inspector has rejected the Government’s request that maximum parking standards be deleted from the mayor’s London... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Peter Headicar, Oxford OX1
Phil Goodwin urges greater use of publicly available data and, indeed, the Census is a splendid source to illuminate his recent piece on urban... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The timescale for building a new ‘rapid transit link’ between Cardiff and Pontyclun, northwest of the city, is unrealistic, a Welsh... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
London mayor Boris Johnson is to create an Old Oak Common and Park Royal Development Corporation to steer regeneration of the area of west London... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Local authorities in the Bristol area are commissioning consultants to conduct a land use/transportation study to identify the area’s future... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Government is to review transport access to Ebbsfleet in Kent where a Garden City is planned to provide up to 15,000 homes. “The Government... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
One of the final hurdles to the construction of a garden bridge across the Thames in central London has been cleared after Westminster City Council... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The Court of Appeal has rejected the London Borough of Hillingdon’s claim that the Government should have carried out a strategic environmental... continue
Local Transport Today
Phil Goodwin
Phil Goodwin
Consider the effect of population density on travel. It is unusually easy to research, and the findings are usually straightforward, entirely... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Nicola Sturgeon, Scotland’s new first minister, has appointed Derek Mackay (pictured) as transport minister. He replaces Keith Brown who has... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Ministers want Boris Johnson to scrap the maximum parking standards contained in the London Plan.  The mayor’s spatial plan currently sets... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Many transport planning professionals have a dim view of the DfT’s transport planning capabilities and attitude towards transport planning,... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Birmingham City Council is procuring a transportation professional services framework, which could be used by the public sector  across the West... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Ann Carruthers has been promoted to head of strategic planning and policy at Kent County Council. She was previously transport strategy delivery... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Deniz Huseyin
Government plans to rein back the use of maximum parking standards for new developments will undermine efforts to support sustainable transport, the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
PLANNING PERMISSION has been granted for an £8.5m 1,000-space park-and-ride site in Leeds. The site, which will be located on Temple Green... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham has criticised London mayor Boris Johnson’s plan to establish a mayoral development commission to... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Boris Johnson this week vowed to keep fighting for a new hub airport in the Thames Estuary after the Government’s Airports Commission rejected... continue
< | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | >