£100m flood defence tree planting plans for Leeds

Hundreds of thousands of trees could be planted in a £100m scheme to protect Leeds from flooding. The plans are to be considered by Leeds City Council’s executive board next week and propose a variety of measures as part of the second phase of the Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme. With the £50m first phase of the scheme which has introduced new flood protection for the city centre, Holbeck and downstream at Woodlesford set to be completed next month, Leeds City Council working with the Environment Agency and BMM jV have now re... For the full story register now for free or login below...
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