Olympic village furnishings

Meeting: 
MQT on 2009-11-18
Session date: 
November 18, 2009
Reference: 
2009/3240
Question By: 
Dee Doocey
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Seb Coe recently said that LOCOG will need to provide 17,000 beds. What will happen to them and all the other furnishings and equipment (including china, cutlery etc) provided for the village accommodation when the athletes move out?

Answer

Answer for Olympic village furnishings

Answer for Olympic village furnishings

Answered By: 
The Mayor

In line with sustainability plans and LOCOG's sustainable approach to procurement, LOCOG will work with potential suppliers on how items needed for the Games are manufactured, sourced and transported prior to the Games, and also how they will be used afterwards.