Artist communities in Hackney Wick

Meeting: 
Plenary on 2014-01-15
Session date: 
January 15, 2014
Reference: 
2014/0023
Question By: 
Jenny Jones
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
Boris Johnson (Chairman, LLDC) & Dennis Hone (Chief Executive, LLDC)

Question

How will you prevent your plans for Hackney Wick increasing land and property values, pricing the artistic communities you have praised out of the area?

Answer

Answer for Artist communities in Hackney Wick

Answer for Artist communities in Hackney Wick

Answered By: 
Boris Johnson (Chairman, LLDC) & Dennis Hone (Chief Executive, LLDC)

 

As part of the LLDC's Arts & Culture strategy, there is a commitment to support creative workspaces within the LLDC's boundary. A feasibility study will be undertaken to look at how to achieve this, working with the London Borough of Hackney.