Planning Commission ‘clutching at straws’ to approve development, ERA says
The authority accused the Commission of intentionally turning a blind eye in order to approve a Zebbug villa permit which it said would eradicate a cliff edge in the area
Qala council dropped Ta’ Muxi objection amidst Gozo family pressures
The council withdrew its objection to the application after Nationalist councillor who was leading the opposition to the project found out he was related to the site's...
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...

‘Magic wand’ treatment at Planning Authority turns Gozo rabbitry into villa

Controversial permits issued in 1999, 2014, 2018 and 2019 pave way for a villa with pool in a pristine location of Gozo

Controversial permits issued in 1999, 2014, 2018 and 2019...

74% of Planning Authority zoning applications not accessible to the public

Zoning applications not accessible to the public include a couple of large tracts of land within building zones, but located in sensitive areas of ecological...

Zoning applications not accessible to the public include a...

Planning Authority to make an incision in the bastions

The Planning Authority is set to approve its own application, to make an...

The Planning Authority is set to approve its own...

Planning Commission ‘clutching at straws’ to approve development, ERA says

The authority accused the Commission of intentionally turning a blind eye in order to approve a Zebbug villa permit which it said would eradicate a cliff edge...

The authority accused the Commission of intentionally...

In Malta, the park walks you... the unsympathetic rules keeping people off the grass

To arms! But keep off the grass, please… Medieval revivalists bemoan restricted battleground in Mdina’s moat, where people are not allowed to walk...

To arms! But keep off the grass, please… Medieval...

Naxxar hotel in St Lucy neighbourhood could gobble up garden and open space

The development of a five-storey block will be on open space adjacent to the villa’s garden along Triq Hal Dghej

The development of a five-storey block will be on open...

Lower Verdala redevelopment to include 85 new apartments

The new development will consist of a 5-star hotel with 40 guestrooms and 17...

The new development will consist of a 5-star hotel with 40...

Assault on Swatar farmland: 60,000sq.m set to be developed

A zoning application seeks the green light for an extension of the town, with...

A zoning application seeks the green light for an extension...

Villa Gollcher gardens in Mosta touted for development of car park

Green enclave inside historical villa and garden in promise-of-sale agreement...

Green enclave inside historical villa and garden in...

PA refuses Gaffarena’s old people home in Birgu valley

The project had been deemed to be in breach of the Strategic Plan for the...

The project had been deemed to be in breach of the...

Carmelite Order denies giving developer consent for car park in Balluta

The Carmelite Order has denied issuing its consent for the development a 115-space car park under its convent gardens in the Balluta neighbourhood

The Carmelite Order has denied issuing its consent for the...

Five-storey complex on archeologically sensitive site gets PA green light

The Planning Authority has approved the construction of a five-floor, 99-apartment complex on the archeologically sensitive site of Tal-Qares in Mosta

The Planning Authority has approved the construction of a...

Carmelite convent garden earmarked for 115-space parking project

A request has been made to green-light an underground car park with 115 spaces...

A request has been made to green-light an underground car...

Naxxar nine-storey block touted as solution to ‘over-exposed’ streetscape

The proponents of a nine-storey block in the Naxxar Trade Fair parking area claim their project provides “enclosure” for an...

The proponents of a nine-storey block in the Naxxar Trade...

[WATCH] Planning Authority can’t postpone pending fuel station applications to appease public - Ian Borg

Applicants can resort to legal remedies if the Planning Authority doesn’t adhere to standard procedures

Applicants can resort to legal remedies if the Planning...

Planning Authority hindering access to planning documents

Public none the wiser after PA decides to restrict documents on applications it...

Public none the wiser after PA decides to restrict...