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LARGE FACTORY IN ODZ AREA STARTS TO GET PULLED DOWN

LARGE FACTORY IN ODZ AREA STARTS TO GET PULLED DOWN

January, 18, 2018
The Planning Authority moved in with heavy machinery to start demolishing a factory which was illegally built in 1980’s in an ODZ area, along Mdina road, Attard. Read more

ANOTHER 22 SLIEMA PROPERTIES GIVEN HERITAGE PROTECTION

ANOTHER 22 SLIEMA PROPERTIES GIVEN HERITAGE PROTECTION

January, 17, 2018
Another 22 properties in Sliema exhibiting traditional, eclectic and Art Nouveau designs have been given heritage protection as Grade 2 scheduled buildings by the Planning Authority. Read more

TEMPORARY STRUCTURE IN BUSKETT TO RE-INTRODUCE THE  BARN OWL INTO THE WILD

TEMPORARY STRUCTURE IN BUSKETT TO RE-INTRODUCE THE BARN OWL INTO THE WILD

January, 17, 2018
The Planning Commission has given planning permission for a temporary structure to be installed in the woodland of Buskett as part of a conservation project. Read more

PERMIT REFUSED FOR DEVELOPMENT IN GOZO HERITAGE SITE

PERMIT REFUSED FOR DEVELOPMENT IN GOZO HERITAGE SITE

January, 12, 2018
The Board refused planning permission for the development of a two storey terraced house within the 100 meter buffer zone of the protected heritage site of Ghar Gherduf in Kercem, Gozo. In October 2000, the Planning Authority had given the archaeological site of Ghar Gherduf a Class A category status. Read more

NEW MAGĦTAB FUEL STATION GETS THUMBS UP

NEW MAGĦTAB FUEL STATION GETS THUMBS UP

January, 11, 2018
The Planning Board granted planning permission for the relocation of an existing fuel station in the urban area of Mosta to a site in Magħtab, limits of Naxxar. Read more

TWO QORMI PROJECTS GET GREEN LIGHT

TWO QORMI PROJECTS GET GREEN LIGHT

January, 09, 2018
The Planning Commission gave the green light for two projects to be carried out in the locality of Qormi - one is for the restoration of Pinto’s lodge in Pjazza Narbona and another for the embellishment of Pjazza San Frangisk. Read more

ENHANCING THE NOTRE DAME GATE EXPERIENCE

ENHANCING THE NOTRE DAME GATE EXPERIENCE

January, 05, 2018
Visiting the grand gate of Notre Dame in Birgu will become a new, enriching experience after the Planning Commission approved permission for works to be carried out. Read more

ROW OF OLD HOUSES IN MSIDA GIVEN HERITAGE PROTECTION

ROW OF OLD HOUSES IN MSIDA GIVEN HERITAGE PROTECTION

January, 04, 2018
Eight properties that sit adjacent to each other in Triq it-Torri, Msida were listed as scheduled Grade 2 buildings of architectural and historical value by the Planning Authority. Read more

IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF OUR ENVIRONMENT

IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF OUR ENVIRONMENT

December, 21, 2017
The Planning Authority in collaboration with the Environment and Resources Authority (ERA) has issued for public consultation new proposed regulations with the scope of improving the quality of our environment in rural areas. Read more

FARSON’S TRIDENT BUSINESS PARK GETS GO AHEAD

FARSON’S TRIDENT BUSINESS PARK GETS GO AHEAD

December, 11, 2017
The Planning Board gave the green light for the creation of Business Park within the existing grounds of the Farsons Brewery in Mriehel. Read more