Tag: Planning Authority

Decision on ‘mega-development’ in Naxxar postponed

The Planning Authority has postponed a decision on a project being proposed for Naxxar on the former trade fair grounds.

Ħondoq awaits final verdict

The final verdict on the proposed redevelopment of the Ħondoq ir-Rummien Bay into a “destination port comprising a hotel, a yacht marina and a tourist village” is expected shortly, with the appeal against the refusal to issue a permit drawing to a close.

Graffitti urges PA to reject massive Xlendi development

Moviment Graffitti has urged the Planning Authority to reject plans to construct an 8-storey apartment block which would tower over Xlendi Bay, on the eve of a hearing on the development application.

‘Martin Saliba was neither impartial nor independent in role as adjudicator’...

The NGOs insisted they will not allow this to be swept under the carpet.

Watch: Photographic exhibition showcases modernist architecture in Malta

The Planning Authority will once again be setting up its landmark photographic roadshow exhibition.

PA extends buffer zone to protect spatial context of Villa Barbaro

The built villa was originally scheduled by the Planning Authority back in 1996 for its historical, architectural and aesthetic value. In 2009, the scheduled area was enlarged to include the gardens and a buffer zone.

Caravans – Transport Malta mum on enforcement

Newsbook.com.mt has reached out to the Planning Authority, Transport and the local councils of Mellieħa and St Paul's Bay over the caravans occupying space in Qawra and Mistra Bay.

St Augustine College to restore historic home to extend secondary school

A dilapidated historic home in Pietà is set to be restored to serve as an extension to the secondary school of St Augustine College, with the Planning Authority giving its blessing to the plans this week.

PA thwarts Mark Gaffarena’s zoo ambitions on illegal villa grounds

Controversial property developer Mark Gaffarena, whose collusion with Lands Department officials had once forced the resignation of then-Parliamentary Secretary Michael Falzon, has been refused plans to build a zoo on a Żebbuġ ODZ plot where he has illegally built a villa.

Curia objects to proposed apartment block overshadowing historic Rabat church

Plans to build a guesthouse and an apartment block right next to the baroque Church of Saint Sebastian in Rabat have been met by the objection of the Church in Malta’s Interdiocesan Environment Commission, which insists that the project should at least be downscaled if not outright refused.