Mosta: Planning Authority now zoning 36,000 sq.m area for development
Effects of 2006 extension of building zones: Over 36,000sq.m of agricultural land in Mosta are set to be lost to residential development
Central Link project: Superintendence warns against ‘undesirable’ heritage loss
Superintendence for Cultural Heritage has described the demolition of a cluster of vernacular structures around Attard’s St Paul’s chapel as part of the Central link...
Lands Authority objects as PA to decide on Danish Village beach concession on Friday

The Malta Tourism Authority hints that it may drop its objection if beach loss at Għadira is reversed

The Malta Tourism Authority hints that it may drop its...

Heritage watchdog objecting to Birkirkara house demolition

Superintendence strongly objects to Birkirkara village core demolition

Superintendence strongly objects to Birkirkara village core...

Central Link: developer wants roadside café

A roadside cafeteria is being proposed instead of a derelict rural building...

A roadside cafeteria is being proposed instead of a...

‘Guesthouses’ sprawling into residential areas in Birkirkara, Sliema and Gozo

Six-storey guesthouse in Sliema’s Amery Street, five-storey and four-storey guesthouses in Birkirkara and San Lawrenz

Six-storey guesthouse in Sliema’s Amery Street,...

St Julian’s valley ruins to get green light for guesthouse

Ruins of two houses Wied Ghomor valley houses approved for rebuilding as...

Ruins of two houses Wied Ghomor valley houses approved...

Santa Lucija activists meet Borg with alternative design for Tal-Barrani entrance

Save Sta Lucija Open Spaces Network tell roads minister jogging track green area must be spared from roads project

Save Sta Lucija Open Spaces Network tell roads...

Fate of Harq Hammiem cave still unclear

A report by the Environment and Resources Authority has warned that the risk of subsidence in the large subterranean cavern at Harq Hamiem remains...

A report by the Environment and Resources Authority has...

PD laments ‘bad planning’ in Ghar Gherduf development

Partit Demokratiku has echoed allegations made by Wirt Ghadex that authorities...

Partit Demokratiku has echoed allegations made by Wirt...

PA denies ‘turning a blind eye to destruction’ of Għar Għerduf

The Planning Authority has claimed it will continue to monitor the adherence to...

The Planning Authority has claimed it will continue to...

On election eve Wied id-Dies fireworks factory extension approved

The Planning Authority has approved  the extension of an existing...

The Planning Authority has approved  the extension of...

Spike in development permits since election announcement

The week period between 13 May and 19 May saw a total of 276 development...

The week period between 13 May and 19 May saw a total of...

PD, PN and AD condemn development plans for old Mtarfa hospital

Godfrey Farrugia hits out at government for not consulting with Mtarfa...

Godfrey Farrugia hits out at government for not consulting...

Bahrija landowners eyeing ODZ mega-project

The owner of a large tract of Bahrija land outside development zones is eyeing...

The owner of a large tract of Bahrija land outside...

[ANALYSIS] Land use on the electoral backburner?

After having left new local plans for completion till after the next election,...

After having left new local plans for completion till after...

ERA flags ‘telling example’ of PA’s piecemeal permitting

The Environment and Resources Authority described an application to extend a...

The Environment and Resources Authority described an...

Outdoors platform permit for Serkin

Rabat’s most famous pastizzi parlour has been granted a permit for a platform, to be developed along 9 metres of pavement on the parking spaces...

Rabat’s most famous pastizzi parlour has been granted...

Mriehel masterplan at least two years away, Transport Malta officer tells Court

A senior officer at Transport Malta testified that a masterplan for Mriehel would take at least another two years to finalise, despite the fact that the area...

A senior officer at Transport Malta testified that a...

PA issues permit for four ODZ villas

The PA has approved four villas in Kalkara which had been recommended for resusal by both ERA and the Planning Directorate

The PA has approved four villas in Kalkara which had been...