Water Resources

MQT on 2006-11-18
Session date: 
November 18, 2006
Question By: 
Mike Tuffrey
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor


Given your commitment to accommodate London's growth within its boundaries, what representations have you made to Thames Water, concerning its plans to build a 4-mile square reservoir in Oxfordshire to accommodate growing need for water in London, which could otherwise be met by conservation, leakage reduction, and metering?


Answer for Water Resources

Answer for Water Resources

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Thames Water released its Stage 1: Needs and Alternatives Report on the 14 September 2006. We have until the 9 November to make our representation to Thames Water.In the meantime, we are currently working through the report. On the 25 October, Thames Water is meeting with colleagues to answer their questions on the report.