Mayoral decisions

16 April 2014

Bethnal Green Tube Station was the scene of Great Britain’s worst civilian disaster during World War II when an air raid siren test resulted in the death of 173 people.

A memorial to the victims of the disaster, named the “Stairway to Heaven”, has been erected and Transport for London wis...

9 April 2014

In December 2013, the Government appointed Airports Commission (the Commission)  published its interim findings, namely:

8 April 2014

By virtue of the Localism Act 2011 from 1 April 2012 the Homes and Communities Agency’s (“HCA”) powers to operate in Greater London ended, and from this date the Greater London Authority (“GLA”) has undertaken the HCA’s former role in the capital.

7 April 2014

The Fourth Plinth Programme is a key deliverable forming part of the Mayor of London’s statutory Cultural Strategy. Now entering its fourth commissioning round, the programme will deliver the next two artworks for the Fourth Plinth on

Trafalgar Square...
7 April 2014

The project is a European project seeking to deploy approximately100 hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) and create clusters of hydrogen refuelling station networks in three areas of Europe: London, Copenhagen – Southern Sweden, Southern Germany – Austria –...

7 April 2014

The purpose of this paper is to gain Mayoral approval for the completion of specific documents (Ancillary documents), as set out below, which are required as to corrections in title, alterations to boundaries, and the regulatory adoption of White Hart Avenue, Plumstead, within the Royal Borough...

4 April 2014

England Hockey is currently bidding to bring the 2016 Champions Trophy, 2017 World League and 2018 Women’s World Cup to London. The final bid is to be submitted on August 31st 2013. England Hockey has requested that the GLA makes a financial commitment to these events as part of...

4 April 2014

Since last reporting to the Investment & Performance Board on 20 November 2012 and obtaining Mayoral authority to proceed with the London Super-Connected Cities Plan (SCCP) on 12 December 2012, officers have been working intensively with Broadband Delivery UK Limited (BDUK – Government inves...

4 April 2014

The Mayor is required under Section 3 (2) of the Local Government Act 2003 (the “2003 Act”) to set an “Authorised Limit” (affordable borrowing limit) for external debt, which includes direct borrowing as well as other long-term liabilities, for the GLA and each functional body. Under sections 3...

4 April 2014

In November 2011 we submitted DD647 and it asked for approval to submit, with our consortium members, funding applications into the European Commission’s Framework Programme 7 Call to support delivery of priority programmes within the Mayor’s Climate Change Mitigation and Energy Strategy.