Impact of London River Services on Houseboats (4)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-01-18
Session date: 
January 18, 2017
Reference: 
2017/0188
Question By: 
Leonie Cooper
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

A constituent has raised wave attenuation technology (i.e. wave barriers) with regard to the impact of river services on the houseboat community. Would it be possible for this technology to be implemented at appropriate sites where houseboats are affected?

Answer

Answer for Impact of London River Services on Houseboats (4)

Answer for Impact of London River Services on Houseboats (4)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Wave attenuation technology is one of the measures being considered by the Port of London Authority's Wash Forum. The Forum can assess the suitability of this technology for use on the Thames.