‘After all that we have contributed, it is devastating to see the council decide just to foist another tax on us.’
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London mayor Sadiq Khan has pledged £612,500 to support 23 community projects through the sixth round of Crowdfund London, Khan’s crowdfunding programme.
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 new Night Time Enterprise Zone, now open to bids from London borough councils, will help councils, businesses and residents try out new ideas to liven up their high streets after 6pm.
The funding will go towards the third round of his £70m Good Growth Fund, which aims to support growth and community development in London.
The council has been given £622,000 to launch the hub, which will offer homeless people beds, support and guidance to help them find accommodation.
London’s councils are beginning to return to delivering public housing after a slowdown since the 1980s, New London Architecture has said.
The Irish modular home manufacturer Extraspace Solutions has been selected by PLACE to deliver 200 affordable temporary homes by 2021.
‘I see Meridian Water as an extension of the local community.’
The 1.4-hectare site at the North Middlesex University Hospital in Edmonton is expected to deliver over 200 homes with 50% of these set to be affordable.