Superintendence wants height reduction for Naxxar 10-storey development
Superintendence for Cultural Heritage says 10-storey Naxxar project would 'challenge the scenic significance of the parish churches of Mosta and Naxxar'
Msida council objects to ‘excessive’ Swatar development plans
In a first shot from the opposition to the massive construction project, the Msida council hit out at 'excessive' plans for the area
Din l-Art Helwa objects to Floriana Ferris wheel it says will ruin Valletta skyline

The NGO said the 45-metre wheel would dwarf the Grade 1 scheduled St Publius Church and ‘mar the historic approaches to Valletta and Floriana’

The NGO said the 45-metre wheel would dwarf the Grade 1...

Moviment Graffitti appeals PA’s approval of massive Burmarrad ODZ fuel station

‘Outrageous’ PA decision grants permit to tiny fuel pump of 2sqm to be relocated to 3,700sqm of agricultural land in Burmarrad

‘Outrageous’ PA decision grants permit to tiny...

Villa Leoni hotel set for refusal, but garden lacks protection

Despite the Planning Authority giving legal protection to the Villa Leoni home...

Despite the Planning Authority giving legal protection to...

Excavations under Times building could pose threat to Auberge de Castille

Extensive rock cutting for apartment block would be ‘unacceptable threat’ to Auberge de Castille

Extensive rock cutting for apartment block would be...

Fino high-rise offices for 8,000 workers to create new housing demand

Mriehel tower blocks will rise to 18 and 19 storeys in six-tower project

Mriehel tower blocks will rise to 18 and 19 storeys in...

ERA: Clear evidence widened roads rapidly fill with induced traffic

Negative impacts of Central Link project ‘of significant concern’...

Negative impacts of Central Link project ‘of...

Largest Maltese fig trees threatened by Rabat promenade

The erection of a promenade along Triq Tat-Tarbija and Triq Għeriexem just...

The erection of a promenade along Triq Tat-Tarbija and Triq...

Objections mounting in Naxxar fight-back over nine-storey project

113-apartment block on Trade Fair grounds will have major impact on views from...

113-apartment block on Trade Fair grounds will have major...

Waterpolo pitch and lido proposed on St Julian’s coastline

The San Giljan Aquatic Sports Club has presented an application for the...

The San Giljan Aquatic Sports Club has presented an...

Carob trees to make way for seven-storey apartments in Qala

Six carob trees, six almond trees and two fig trees will be uprooted to make...

Six carob trees, six almond trees and two fig trees will be...

Superintendence shoots down proposed Msida 10-storey hotel

Superintendence for Cultural Heritage has deemed the demolition of two 19th...

Superintendence for Cultural Heritage has deemed the...

Swatar farmland: owners given free hand on zoning with no development brief

No zoning plan issued for public consultation, with PA allowing owners to present zoning application

No zoning plan issued for public consultation, with PA...

Residents and NGOs file judicial protest against Lands Authority over DB Group development

Several citizens and NGOs have filed a judicial protest calling on the authority to enforce the terms of the concession agreement signed between the government...

Several citizens and NGOs have filed a judicial protest...

Social impact assessments for projects to get standard template

The assessment will remain optional in most cases and will only become a...

The assessment will remain optional in most cases and will...

Valletta’s bulky arches to be replaced by slender foot bridges

The Great Harbour Regeneration Corporation is proposing the demolition of five...

The Great Harbour Regeneration Corporation is proposing the...

Works on former ITS site in breach of permit conditions, Graffitti insists

The NGO said that demolition work was underway despite the a ‘Stop Works’ being issued by the Superintendence of Cultural Heritage

The NGO said that demolition work was underway despite the...

In Malta, the park walks you... the unsympathetic rules keeping people off the grass

To arms! But keep off the grass, please… Medieval revivalists bemoan restricted battleground in Mdina’s moat, where people are not allowed to walk...

To arms! But keep off the grass, please… Medieval...

Naxxar hotel in St Lucy neighbourhood could gobble up garden and open space

The development of a five-storey block will be on open space adjacent to the villa’s garden along Triq Hal Dghej

The development of a five-storey block will be on open...