Work has begun on transforming a former Aberdeen electrical shop into a supermarket, after unpopular plans to convert it into student accommodation were ditched.
A community group has raised concerns that a proposed new cemetery could cause dangerous traffic build-up on a north-east road.
A senior council officer has said he would “hate to think” people didn’t feel included in plans for Fort William 2040, after community leaders said too few voices will be heard in planning process.
Developers behind a proposed housing scheme in Aberdeen have dropped plans to pave over a popular playpark following a backlash from locals.
More than a dozen Aberdeen playparks will be spruced up in the coming months after being awarded a share of £500,000.
A north-east dental practice will be allowed to undergo a major expansion after the intervention of the Scottish Government.
The owners of a north-east quarry will have to scrap operations permanently, infastructure bosses have ruled.
Proposals for a new abattoir at the north-east’s largest mart hang in the balance due to planning conditions, a developer has claimed.
A total of 238 affordable homes are planned for the Badenoch and Strathspey over the next five years.
A derelict supermarket could be razed to the ground to make way for a new church.
A developer has said his controversial housing scheme could help bring teachers and nurses to Aberdeen if it is approved.
Council planners have recommended a public hearing is held over plans for a new council estate development in Aberdeen after hundreds of objections.
Plans for a holiday letting cabin on the shores of a Black Isle village have been approved by Highland Council, despite some locals’ fears that it could impact on the otter population and a popular fishing pier.
Pre-application proposals for two Black Isle housing developments were noted with minimal discussion at Highland Council’s north applications planning committee yesterday.
Plans for a small housing development in a former village hall car park in Durness have been approved by Highland councillors, despite objectors’ fears that the loss of parking would affect business and tourism.
Former council planning chiefs have called for the expansion of Union Square to be axed to prevent Aberdeen’s historic heart becoming “a wasteland”.
A former Aberdeen restaurant is set to be reborn as a 1920s-themed “prohibition era” drinking spot - despite objections from the police and NHS.
Campaigners fighting to save an historic Aberdeen school have met with senior council bosses to state their case.
Councillors have approved plans for the major expansion of a north-east village.
Placard-waving protesters last night launched a last-ditch appeal for councillors to reject plans for a housing development at Rubislaw Quarry.
Ambitious plans for one of Nairn’s most popular districts will go to public consultation after being considered by local councillors yesterday.
Controversial plans for a quarry have been backed by councillors, despite road safety concerns.
A community request for a pre-determination hearing for a proposed Nairn housing development got the cold shoulder from Highland councillors yesterday.
Council chiefs have withdrawn an application to begin work on the historic Provost Skene’s House.
A decision on scores of new houses for Inverurie has been deferred.
A run-down corner block in central Inverness is set for redevelopment into a modern retail and residential building.
Aberdeen Football Club has been granted official planning permission to build the £50 million Kingsford stadium and training complex.
Lighting ‘fins’ are to be erected around the Inverness Museum and Gallery (IMAG) site and beyond to provide artistic wayfinders for visitors.
A concerned councillor fears the Aberdeen City War Memorial could be left in the dark for months due to a “bizarre” planning wrangle.
The owners of a Braemar business have told to rip out their four-year-old windows and front door after falling foul of conservation regulations.
Planners have narrowly backed the controversial transformation of a country estate into houses, a tourist attraction and equestrian centre.
Last night, as the decision stood - at least for now - objectors and even some who supported the vote spoke of their frustration with the process.