Handaq solar farm near Gaffarena’s contested land
A plot adjacent to the Handaq land is now earmarked for a massive solar farm
Land for animal husbandry not precluded for petrol station relocation under amended rules
Amendments to revised fuel policy: urban pumps not smaller than 1,000 sq.m can relocate outside development zones unless land has agricultural value
Central Link: ODZ retail and office centre proposed in Attard

A retail and office development is being proposed outside development...

A retail and office development is being proposed outside...

Piecemeal strategy could turn Lija home into seven-storey building

In yet another case study on how developers are using piecemeal applications to...

In yet another case study on how developers are using...

Hondoq ‘tool shed’ has Qala councillors worried

The Qala local council is objecting to an application to build a small...

The Qala local council is objecting to an application to...

[WATCH] Bike lane accompanies completion of Luqa Road in Santa Lucija

The completion of Luqa Road in eight months cost Infrastructure Malta €2...

The completion of Luqa Road in eight months cost...

Expired permit from 1979 lives on thanks to Planning Authority’s magic wand

Expired permit from 1979 could get two-storey Dingli villa (and pool): how the Planning Authority’s magic wand can turn expired permits into countryside...

Expired permit from 1979 could get two-storey Dingli villa...

Mercury Tower: 92% of apartments on promise-of-sale

Joseph Portelli’s Mercury Tower already has 92% of its prospective...

Joseph Portelli’s Mercury Tower already has 92% of...

Dominican order withdraws Ghaxaq ODZ application

The application presented 12 years ago only gained prominence in the media in...

The application presented 12 years ago only gained...

Scheduling curveball that could rumble Sliema 40-storey hotel

Planning Authority yet to decide on scheduling of Fort Cambridge’s...

Planning Authority yet to decide on scheduling of Fort...

Roman tomb to be integrated in massive Qormi DIY centre

An underlying Roman tomb will be roofed over and integrated within the new...

An underlying Roman tomb will be roofed over and integrated...

ERA says no to Zurrieq’s Eden wedding hall owner to turn ODZ land into holiday village

Zurrieq wedding hall with car park under enforcement order for two decades could turn into 14-unit holiday village, Environment authority objects to...

Zurrieq wedding hall with car park under enforcement order...

High rise will ‘bury’ historical windmill, Qormi council warns

The Qormi council is objecting to a proposed 12-storey office block which risks...

The Qormi council is objecting to a proposed 12-storey...

Illegal boathouses cannot be green-lit by PA rural policy rules

The PA refused to regularise a dilapidated Ghadira boathouse on the basis of...

The PA refused to regularise a dilapidated Ghadira...

No new or relocated fuel stations on ODZ sites, ERA tells minister

Had the recommendations been included in the original policy, none of the fuel...

Had the recommendations been included in the original...

Fortina hotel site to get 109 residential flats, tower to rise by five floors

The Planning Authority board has approved the construction of 109 residential units on the site of the Fortina hotel in Sliema and the extension of the...

The Planning Authority board has approved the construction...

Spinola Bay’s 19th century houses get ready for their ‘makeover’

Two of St Julian’s most recognisable homes are to be turned into apartment blocks as two identical applications have been presented to add five...

Two of St Julian’s most recognisable homes are...

Fortina project: Approved in 10 months, 31 months to complete

The development consists of the addition of five storeys to the existing hotel...

The development consists of the addition of five storeys to...

Attard mega petrol pump: gold rush uprooting agricultural land

Planning rules provide loopholes for fuel stations located less than 500m apart...

Planning rules provide loopholes for fuel stations located...

3,000 sqm ODZ petrol station proposed in Zejtun

Wirt iz-Zejtun has promised to rally the locality against the proposed...

Wirt iz-Zejtun has promised to rally the locality against...