Airports

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-10-19
Session date: 
October 19, 2016
Reference: 
2016/3627
Question By: 
David Kurten
Organisation: 
UKIP
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

In view of the decision of five councils, including Hillingdon, to take legal action against the government if they green light a third runway at Heathrow, will the Mayor also commit the GLA to similar action on the grounds of noise and illegal air quality?

Answer

Answer for Airports

Answer for Airports

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Please also see my oral update at MQT on 19 October.

I will give careful consideration to a Government decision on airport expansion and the basis on which it is made, before deciding on the appropriate response.