Regeneration

Regeneration Committee

The Regeneration Committee reviews the Mayor’s regeneration functions and spending decisions, including oversight of the Mayor’s Development Corporations.

Current investigation

Town centres 

The Regeneration Committee is investigating town centres across London and what the Mayor can do to support their regeneration. The Committee will assess the successes or otherwise of Mayoral regeneration initiatives and will identify what ‘good growth’ should look like.

 

What is 'Convergence'? Ralph Ward explains for the Regeneration Committee

Digital connectivity in London

Creative Tensions: A report by the London Assembly Regeneration Committee

Recent work

Watch previous Committee meetings.

Looked into whether or not the life chances of people living in the six Olympic host boroughs has improved, or 'converged', with the London average.

Published a report on digital connectivity in London and highlighted London's connectivity issues and how it can impact on London's success as a place to live, work and do business. 

Called for the Mayor of London to protect London's diverse cultural offer in a report on culture and the impact of regeneration.

Reviewed the role Business Improvement Districts play in regenerating London.

Publicly examined the performance of Olympic Park venues such as the ArcelorMittal Orbit with the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC). Following the meeting the Committee received this response from the LLDC.

Highlighted issues around stadium regeneration schemes. Encouraging Premier League football clubs to make a commitment to pay staff the London Living Wage and called for greater transparency around West Ham’s tenancy of the Olympic Stadium.

Pressed for acceleration of regeneration plans at the Royal Docks in east London and sought assurances from the Mayor that local communities will benefit from the project.

Effectively influenced the Mayor to introduce an innovative match funding mechanism to enable non-public sector organisations to bid for support through the High Street Regeneration Fund

Committee meetings

Browse meetings and agendas for this committee and to check out further information relating to the committee, including terms of reference.

Committee members

Contact the Regeneration Committee

If you have a media enquiry relating to the Regeneration Committee please contact:                

External Communications Officer
Lisa Lam
[email protected]
020 7983 4067

If you have a query about this Committee and its work please contact:

Scrutiny Manager - Riina Heinonen, [email protected], 020 7983 5802 4899

Senior Committee Officer - Teresa Young, [email protected], 020 7983 6559

If you have a query about the Mayor's Regeneration projects please call 020 7983 4000.