The full Belfast Waterside scheme – located on the site of the former Sirocco Works – is set to transform the east bank of the city.
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‘Future Parks isn’t simply patching-up a few problem parks.’
‘The committee will seek to identify the disparities and explore how better data can inform policy makers on how best to level the playing field.’
‘We cannot say whether the scheme has delivered value for money.’
‘Social enterprise is more than a ‘nice thing’ to have, it is also a way to boost the economic impact of grant funding.’
‘Land disposal can also make an important contribution to regeneration by making land available for development.’
‘Community engagement is beneficial for both parties – developers are more likely to have permission for their schemes granted and residents are more likely to be happy with a proposed development.’
‘The demonstration has been thrilling, it’s such an exciting opportunity and the residents have met it with such enthusiasm.’
A report by the Housing Committee found that the total of new affordable homes completed in London last year was well below last decade’s average.
The initiative, which will allow people to rent homes at 80% of market rent, will be launched with a pilot project involving 14 new homes in Dingle.