Village Greens

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-10-23
Session date: 
October 23, 2013
Reference: 
2013/3715
Question By: 
Nicky Gavron
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Recent Government changes prevent communities from registering local land as a village green if it is subject to a development proposal. Are you monitoring what impact will this have on London's open spaces?

Answer

Answer for Village Greens

Answer for Village Greens

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Yes. The London Plan Annual Monitoring Report monitors change in open space and sites of importance for nature conservation. Loss of village greens would be picked up by one of these indicators.