Bristol Mayor, Marvin Rees, called the scheme is a 'win-win' for Bristol.
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'The new homes are a great addition to the Brislington Centre which already provides valuable education opportunities for students with SEN.'
'Bristol City Council is committed to working with communities across the city to address energy issues.'
'This is a really exciting step towards building one of Bristol's largest housing developments in decades.'
About 140 of the homes will be for market sale under the BoKlok brand. The remaining homes will be for social rent and shared ownership.
'We want to pay a mortgage rather than always being at risk of landlords cashing in and moving us on.'
'With crowdfunding, you're investing with the council rather than giving them money to spend.'
'If you don’t listen to poor people and you just say, “This is the world as I see it and you need to see it the way I see it", then where do the people go? Trump, Johnson, Farage – who are not environmentalists.'
'To be shortlisted for a European Capital of Innovation Award is an amazing achievement in itself.'
'There are things going on — but sometimes central government need giant things to stand in front of, but misses how the smaller scale can add up to something revolutionary.'