Is road-widening triggering urban sprawl?
Road-widening projects have triggered a new trend for planning applications being presented along roads either recently widened, or which have been recently permitted
Zejtun council calls for protection of villa targeted by developers
Developers are proposing a new road passing right through the gardens of an 18th century villa in Zejtun and its removal from the locality’s urban conservation area through...
‘No decline’ in Valletta market for boutique hotels, architect says

Newest project on Merchants’ Street prospects no slowdown in demand for luxury Valletta accommodation

Newest project on Merchants’ Street prospects no...

Carpark in Carmelite convent approved despite Order’s objection

Commission chairperson Elizabeth Ellul votes against the Balluta development...

Commission chairperson Elizabeth Ellul votes against the...

ERA gives cold shoulder to proposed 26-storey hotel outside Regional Road tunnels

A proposed hotel just outside the Regional Road tunnels is in breach of the local plan that identifies the location as an open space, the environment authority...

A proposed hotel just outside the Regional Road tunnels is...

St George’s Bay developer to pay €500,000 less to environment fund

Villa Rosa developer’s €623,000 planning gain is cut down to €116,000 after PA appeals tribunal finds planning board’s hike went...

Villa Rosa developer’s €623,000 planning gain is...

Five-storey home near 17th century chapel 'totally unacceptable'

Superintendence objects to five-storey home for the elderly in Zebbug

Superintendence objects to five-storey home for the elderly...

Ad hoc policy invented for Halland development on Wied Ghomor, residents claim

Residents and councils contend that hotel could only have been developed as a villa and bungalow area, yet developers got 10-storey block permit

Residents and councils contend that hotel could only have...

Fino showroom earmarked for 18-storey high-rise

Preliminary designs show the development rising from nine floors to eighteen...

Preliminary designs show the development rising from nine...

AD slams proposed Zebbug development

The Green Party's Chairperson Carmel Cacopardo said that the fight against financial interests which seek profits over people’s wellbeing has...

The Green Party's Chairperson Carmel...

24-room hotel proposed inside Lija’s village core

The development will rise to four floors when overlooking the ODZ and three...

The development will rise to four floors when overlooking...

[WATCH] New Manoel Island outline permit approved

The Planning Authority has approved new plans by 13 votes to one for the...

The Planning Authority has approved new plans by 13 votes...

Mercury House: 22-storey block proposed near 32-storey high-rise

The number of apartments on the Mercury House site in Paceville is set to...

The number of apartments on the Mercury House site in...

11-storey development proposed in Ħaż-Żebbuġ

The proposed development will include restaurants, retail outlets as well as...

The proposed development will include restaurants, retail...

Assault on Naxxar: 675 new apartments seek green light

Former Trade Fair grounds now have three separate projects seeking planning...

Former Trade Fair grounds now have three separate projects...

Gzira resident comes forward with Roman remains from Manoel Island canal

Independent MEP candidate Arnold Cassola says archaeological finds means PA cannot green-light MIDI's request to dredge and dig canal

Independent MEP candidate Arnold Cassola says...

Manoel Island project threatens Gzira fishers’ moorings

MIDI’s planned development of Manoel Island and the Gzira promenade will...

MIDI’s planned development of Manoel Island and the...

Updated | DB Project can only open for business after completion of tunnel

​The DB Group’s City Centre high-rise can be built but will only be able to operate on completion if Transport Malta is satisfied that the...

​The DB Group’s City Centre high-rise can...

[WATCH] DB high-rise may go ahead but developer has to make changes

The permit for the DB project has not been revoked but, significantly, the...

The permit for the DB project has not been revoked but,...

Traditional Dingli entrance threatened by five-storey block

The Dingli local council is objecting to a five-storey development, proposed on...

The Dingli local council is objecting to a five-storey...