Cottonera activists urge residents to petition against AUM extension
Civil action group is set up to object to extensions of American University of Malta in Bormla
Mensija up in arms as Portelli project breaks up streetscape and threatens cave and trees
Portelli’s Mensija project has residents up in arms: the shade falls directly onto the nearby houses, and residents claim it will endanger the Ghar Harrub cave
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...

Photomontages reveal extent of Zebbug Lidl’s penetration outside development zones

A visual assessment of the proposed Lidl supermarket in Zebbug has been presented to the Planning Authority, confirming an increased volume of development when...

A visual assessment of the proposed Lidl supermarket in...

Naxxar home will have negative visual impact: assessment

A proposed old people’s home in Naxxar will have a 'major...

A proposed old people’s home in Naxxar will have a...

Development spills into Sacred Heart area

The Planning Authority has approved a six-storey apartment block instead of an...

The Planning Authority has approved a six-storey apartment...

ERA against regularisation of Saghtrija illegalities

The Environment and Resources Authority is objecting to the regularisation of...

The Environment and Resources Authority is objecting to the...

New rules allow ‘summary’ demolition of Gzira townhouse

Rules approved last year subject blocks of up to 16 apartments to the new...

Rules approved last year subject blocks of up to 16...

Old Xewkija milk plant architectural features protected

The former milk plant, designed by renowned architect Joseph Huntingford, now...

The former milk plant, designed by renowned architect...

No decision yet on Marsalforn tall building planning application

Planning Authority reacts to concerns over possible introduction of high-rise...

Planning Authority reacts to concerns over possible...

Application seeks to transform Marsalforn into a high-rise area

Despite a high-rise policy arguing against the introduction of tall buildings...

Despite a high-rise policy arguing against the introduction...

'Irrestawra Darek' €8 million scheme taken up completely ahead of schedule

Sliema, Haz-Zebbug and Valletta were the top three localities to apply for a scheme allowing new house owners to receive refunds for works on property in urban...

Sliema, Haz-Zebbug and Valletta were the top three...

FAA criticises assessment of proposed work at Sacra Infermeria

Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar questioned why the option of adapting under-used...

Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar questioned why the option of...

PD urges government to buy back Manoel Island and turn it into a national park

Democratic Party says if government makes sure to collect the real value from other projects, it could use the money to buy Manoel Island back

Democratic Party says if government makes sure to collect...

Huge commercial hub proposed next to Zejtun’s Lidl

An application for a huge three-level retail centre foresees the...

An application for a huge three-level retail...

Developers avoid EIA with downsized Luqa project

GAP developers have dropped three of their five applications to develop...

GAP developers have dropped three of their five...