West London Tram

Meeting: 
MQT on 2007-07-18
Session date: 
July 18, 2007
Reference: 
2007/1801
Question By: 
Angie Bray
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

The TfL Finance Committee papers of 7th June state that approval will be sought from the Commissioner for £38 million of funding for the West London Tram. Does this mean that you will be spending more on this project than the £29 million you have previously admitted to?

Answer

Answer for West London Tram

Answer for West London Tram

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The £38m is budgeted money which was approved in June 2007 for expenditure by TfL to enable the WLT proposals to be developed to the point were they could be taken to the TfL Board to seek approval to seek TWA powers.