Responding To Heatwaves

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-09-11
Session date: 
September 11, 2013
Reference: 
2013/3173
Question By: 
Murad Qureshi
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Please confirm how many communities have been contacted so far as part of the Mayor's commitment to review the best way to encourage a community-level response to heatwaves and what concrete steps have been agreed?

Answer

Answer for Responding To Heatwaves

Answer for Responding To Heatwaves

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Written response from the Mayor My officers have supported the Community Resilience to Islington South Project (CRISP), led by LB Islington and North London Cares to understand the vulnerability of social housing residents in South Islington to heat and floods and help them prepare. The project engaged 466 residents.