Olympics and Hackney Marshes (3)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2009-11-18
Session date: 
November 18, 2009
Reference: 
2009/3567
Question By: 
Andrew Boff
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Are there any contractual agreements in place which stipulate that the football pitches on East Marsh will all be returned to the local league after the Olympics?

Answer

Answer for Olympics and Hackney Marshes (3)

Answer for Olympics and Hackney Marshes (3)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

There is a legally binding condition attached to the London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games planning permission that requires the football pitches to be reinstated after the Games.