Massive three-tower high-rise in Ta’ Giorni won’t have EIA
Environment watchdog has exempted a high-rise project on Ta’ Giorni from an environment impact assessment or study on social impacts
Portelli wins planning approval for Qormi five-story block instead of high-rise
Qormi five-storey block: Mayor votes against, obtains just €10,000 in locality funds as planning gain for traffic impact
Incinerator to discharge warm water off Qalet Marku bay area

Pipe will discharge water hotter than the sea to deeper waters not to endanger...

Pipe will discharge water hotter than the sea to deeper...

Multi-storey car-park beneath Hamrun school for 540 spaces

A 540-space car park is being proposed beneath the playground of the Maria...

A 540-space car park is being proposed beneath the...

Tourism minister lashes out against ‘rape’ of Għeriexem valley

The PA has issued an enforcement order against an illegal paddock in the...

The PA has issued an enforcement order against an illegal...

Zebbug council rues parking loss from Dar Bjorn hospice

The Zebbug local council has unanimously objected to proposed changes to plans...

The Zebbug local council has unanimously objected to...

After Rabat promenade works, illegalities in Gheriexem valley spark concern

The Rabat valley Is being threatened by an illegally-developed horse paddock and plans for a brand new dwelling with a swimming pool instead of an old reservoir

The Rabat valley Is being threatened by an...

House of Nicholas Monsarrat, author of ‘The Kappillan of Malta’, scheduled

Renowned author’s former Gozo house and Zejtun palazzino scheduled

Renowned author’s former Gozo house...

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...

Updated | Fgura’s last open space threatened by road plans

Construction group Bilom has presented plans for a new road linking Triq...

Construction group Bilom has presented plans for a new road...

Don’t resurface Comino’s dirt road, heritage authorities tell Gozo

The Gozo Ministry warned that the road leading to Blue Lagoon is in such a dilapidated state that large boulders from the edge of the road frequently dislodge...

The Gozo Ministry warned that the road leading to Blue...

Construction starts on new road connecting Mriehel and Qormi

Infrastructure Malta has commenced work on a new road linking Mriehel, Qormi...

Infrastructure Malta has commenced work on a new road...

Old guard’s disgust over Qala sign of unease on Labour’s pact with big business

A Gozo developer at odds with the outgoing Planning Authority boss renounced a controversial permit: was the outrage inside Labour too loud to ignore?

A Gozo developer at odds with the outgoing Planning...

Gozo developer Joseph Portelli renounces controversial Qala ruins permit following outrage

Gozo developer Joseph Portelli hits out at PA treatment of his project application but declares he will voluntarily renounce permit with immediate effect

Gozo developer Joseph Portelli hits out at PA treatment of...

Government seeks permit for Birgu regatta’s restaurant

The government has stepped in to apply for the construction of a restaurant on...

The government has stepped in to apply for the construction...