Planning and Transport Documents
The Leeds Civic Trust through its Planning Committee and Transport and Liveable Leeds Group publishes reports, detailed responses to public consultations, and other documents. The most recent examples can be found in this section. The outcomes of our discussions on individual planning applications are available on the Comment Letters page.
West Yorkshire Combined Authority Connectivity Infrastructure Plan
A public consultation on the West Yorkshire Combined Authority Connectivity Infrastructure Plan took place between 27th January and 31st May 2021. The following documents are Leeds Civic Trust's response:
- Mass Rapid Transit (09/04/2021)
- Future Mobility (09/04/2021)
- West Yorkshire Rail Vision (09/04/2021)
- Bus Strategy (09/04/2021)
- Cycling & Walking Consultation (09/04/2021)
- WYCA Connectivity Infrastructure Plan (09/04/2021)
Connecting Leeds Transport Strategy
Our response to Leeds City Council’s Connecting Leeds Transport Strategy consultation which ran until 11th April 2021, together with a more detailed appendix which proposes some practical actions to meet the aspirations of the strategy:
- Response to Connecting Leeds Transport Strategy (March 2021)
- Appendix: Potential Additional Measures for Inclusion in the Strategy (March 2021)
Leeds Eastside: A New Framework
Leeds Civic Trust held an open competition in early 2020, Liveable Leeds - seeking ideas on how the Trust’s Transport Vision could help change a key part of the city now dominated by major roads, making it an attractive, green and people-friendly place. This document summarises the common threads running through the different competition entries, a medium term Highways and Development frameowork and key initiatives for realising the Vision. A second document outlines the "quick wins" which could be implemented to achieve rapid imropovements.