Santa Marija estate woodland threatened by bungalows
Planning Authority approves zoning request for new road paving way to six villas inside ecologically sensitive site
Dingli villas at hamlet’s edge ‘excessive’
Four detached villas with two pools are being proposed on agricultural land along Triq Misraħ is-Suffara in Dingli, which includes hard pavements, ramps and a number of new...
Zookeeper’s irregularities sprawl into new site without permit

Environmental watchdog denounces illegal interventions on the Siggiewi zoo...

Environmental watchdog denounces illegal interventions...

PA set to say no to ‘bad neighbour’ 10-storey Milner Street hotel

Case officer says proposed 10-storey hotel in Milner Street in Sliema...

Case officer says proposed 10-storey hotel in Milner...

Paceville: scheduled Wilga Street could be set for three-storey rise

An entire row of nine, scheduled townhouses on Paceville’s Wilġa Street...

An entire row of nine, scheduled townhouses on...

Sliema Tower Road: new 15-storey hotel proposed

Similar request twice previously refused, by planning commission and appeals...

Similar request twice previously refused, by planning...

PA’s case officer claims Dingli Cliffs hotel ‘more rural’ than disused building

A Planning Authority case officers has described a brand new hotel at the site of the disused Pulvich explosives factory at Dingli Cliffs, as 'far more...

A Planning Authority case officers has described a brand...

Heritage watchdog objects to 11-storey hotel abutting Villa Bonici gardens

Superintendence for Cultural Heritage decries unauthorized works carried out in 2019 on a garden behind old farmhouse in Parisio Street

Superintendence for Cultural Heritage decries unauthorized...

Heritage warning: Pier will turn Blue Lagoon into poolside lido

Pier will facilitate mooring of larger ferries, introducing risk of large...

Pier will facilitate mooring of larger ferries, introducing...

Chinese get stingy on €478,000 fee as Pembroke embassy gets green light

Chinese government requests €478,000 planning gain to be slashed to €275,000 after getting PA green light for six-floor embassy in breach of local...

Chinese government requests €478,000 planning gain to...

Ministry insists on moving historical tower for new Marsaxlokk road

The old Marsaxlokk rural watchtower, will be relocated to make way for a new...

The old Marsaxlokk rural watchtower, will be relocated to...

Road to rip through Naxxar’s beauty spot

A road proposed in a zoning application to pave the way for more future...

A road proposed in a zoning application to pave the way for...

Protection of Dingli chapel shelved for eight years

Dingli medieval chapel only granted highest level of protection after direct...

Dingli medieval chapel only granted highest level of...

Rein in Infrastructure Malta before it’s too late, Church commission says

Church commission condemns Dingli roadworks and calls for changes to planning rules to ensure that no roadworks are commenced without a permit

Church commission condemns Dingli roadworks and calls for...

ERA gives go-ahead for uprooting of Dingli carob trees, Graffitti hits out

ERA permit to uproot Carob trees granted for Infrastructure Malta to begin Dingli roadworks opposed by residents

ERA permit to uproot Carob trees granted for Infrastructure...

Planning Authority lifts secrecy on major projects

​In a major victory for transparency, the Planning Authority has reversed its...

​In a major victory for transparency, the Planning...

Naxxar 10-storey high-rise public hates: recommended for approval

Only 26% agree with high-rise in Naxxar former trade fair grounds

Only 26% agree with high-rise in Naxxar former trade fair...

1929 ecclesiastical document invoked to ‘grace’ new dwelling

Three existing rooms with an internal floor area of approximately 36 sq.m could...

Three existing rooms with an internal floor area of...

Short of veto, Planning Authority only obliged to ‘take ERA into consideration’

Legal amendments will ensure recommendations issued by the Environment and Resources Authority on projects requiring impact assessment will be given due weight...

Legal amendments will ensure recommendations issued by the...

Chinese invoke secrecy on Pembroke embassy plans

PA allows legal ban on publication of Pembroke embassy plans due to security...

PA allows legal ban on publication of Pembroke embassy...