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
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...

MP’s Saqqajja land again earmarked for ODZ villa

The land previously owned by Toni Bezzina and now owned by a property agent is...

The land previously owned by Toni Bezzina and now owned by...

Attard bypass to gobble 50,000 sq.m of agricultural land

EIA warns of alarming pollution levels if bypass not constructed and promises...

EIA warns of alarming pollution levels if bypass not...

A history of the Maltese land grab: who paid a pittance for public land?

Ever since Malta’s Independence, public land has been granted at the cheap to fat cats and big developers in return for trickle-down enrichment....

Ever since Malta’s Independence, public land has been...

Mellieħa fireworks factory application rejected by planning board

A proposed fireworks factory in the vicinity of Popeye Village has been...

A proposed fireworks factory in the vicinity of Popeye...

Sports village proposed in Ta’ Qali at former Flower Power nursery

A massive project proposed on 207,000 square metres of land is to see a...

A massive project proposed on 207,000 square metres of land...

Marsa to get its own high-rise block with changes to local plan

Local plan changes approve ‘Marsa Park Development Area and Business...

Local plan changes approve ‘Marsa Park...

Townsquare project set to generate 2,600 additional daily car trips

A new environment impact assessment of the Sliema project includes study which...

A new environment impact assessment of the Sliema project...

[WATCH] Graffitti calls out PA for dragging its feet on ODZ fuel station policy review

The NGO said it was clear that the authority was taking everyone for a ride to allow a few developers to continue enriching themselves

The NGO said it was clear that the authority was taking...

Sliema council demands vote on Manoel island project

A much-publicised reduction in developable floor space at Manoel Island will...

A much-publicised reduction in developable floor space at...

Fields around Dingli school earmarked for sports facility

Agricultural land outside development zones around Dingli school has been...

Agricultural land outside development zones around Dingli...

Attard council and ERA object to Pit Stop cafeteria

The Attard local council and the Environment and Resources Authority are...

The Attard local council and the Environment and Resources...

Naxxar development will create 2,635 new car trips

The former Trade Fair car park will likely generate over 2,500 new daily car...

The former Trade Fair car park will likely generate over...