Deceptive zoning may pave way for 14-storey Xghajra high-rise
Xghajra residents are up in arms against a proposal for three blocks of a total 161 apartments on farmland located just outside the site of Smart City
PA to appeal €500,000 ‘planning gain’ discount to  St George’s Bay developer
The Planning Authority is appealing a decision by its appeals tribunal to slash a planning gain of €623,325 for a St George’s Bay development, to just €116,187
Dingli up in arms over re-proposed five-storey development

The village of Dingli is once again up in arms against a proposed five-storey...

The village of Dingli is once again up in arms against a...

40-storey Fort Cambridge tower hotel shaved down to 31

Fort Cambridge tower hotel down 11 metres from 40 to 31 storeys, but but number...

Fort Cambridge tower hotel down 11 metres from 40 to 31...

Planning Authority to resume public meetings with video-conferencing

Video-conferenced PA meetings, and all development permits extended by three...

Video-conferenced PA meetings, and all development permits...

Zonqor development has residents concerned

Residents in the area are up in arms insisting that the area should never have...

Residents in the area are up in arms insisting that the...

Mistrust and resentment over Testaferrata Street high-rise: 62% say no to new tower

Nearly two-thirds of residents in Gzira, Msida and Ta’ Xbiex disagreed with a proposed 15-storey tower on Testaferrata Street, which would stand beside...

Nearly two-thirds of residents in Gzira, Msida and...

Superintendence wary of Valletta excavations under Times building

Two basement floors from five, and seventh floor removed from Strickland House...

Two basement floors from five, and seventh floor removed...

Permit renewal request for Kalkara apartments bemoaned by residents

A short distance from the Kalkara church, an open green space is being proposed...

A short distance from the Kalkara church, an open green...

Transport Malta wants traffic study for Bahar ic-Caghaq beach plans

Plans for development of a part of the Coast Road that was left redundant...

Plans for development of a part of the Coast Road that was...

Citizens save 19th century heritage townhouse in Sliema

Flimkien għal Ambjent Aħjar had launched an online platform allowing citizens...

Flimkien għal Ambjent Aħjar had launched an online...

Controversial Maghtab mega fuel station back on agenda after appeals decision

3,500 square metre fuel station is placed back on PA’s agenda after appeals tribunal says no specific reason was given for refusal back in March 2016

3,500 square metre fuel station is placed back on...

The Phantom of the Opera musical producer donates €100,000 to Valletta Anglican church restoration appeal

Theatrical producer Sir Cameron Mackintosh, who owns a property in Valletta and whose mother was of Maltese descent, donated €100,000

Theatrical producer Sir Cameron Mackintosh, who owns a...

Petrol station and cafeteria proposed on agricultural land

Agricultural land along Triq Sir Temi Zammit, between Mosta and Mgarr is being...

Agricultural land along Triq Sir Temi Zammit, between Mosta...

14-storey hotel approved in Sliema

The Planning Authority has approved the demolition of the Sliema Hotel, to make way for a new 14-storey, four star hotel approved on the basis of three...

The Planning Authority has approved the demolition of the...

Illegal structures and scrap material being removed from ODZ site

Enforcement officers are demolishing illegally built structures and scrap...

Enforcement officers are demolishing illegally built...

Marsaxlokk hotel approved instead of Southport restaurant on town promenade

The Planning Directorate  described plans for the hotel  which include the demolition of the townhouse retaining part of the facade as  'a...

The Planning Directorate  described plans for the...

Floodgates opened for Xemxija and Coast Road billboards

The regulations also foresee 15 billboards along Triq is-Salini in an area...

The regulations also foresee 15 billboards along Triq...

Several Valletta façades undergo restoration works

Planning Commission green light for a further two projects which will result in...

Planning Commission green light for a further two projects...

Police exempted from filing planning permits

Law exempting police from seeking planning permits comes in force but the legal...

Law exempting police from seeking planning permits comes in...