Holloway Prison site

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-03-22
Session date: 
March 22, 2017
Reference: 
2017/2092
Question By: 
Sian Berry
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Following your response to my question 2016/3688, what representations have you made to the relevant ministers to ensure that the Holloway Prison site is not sold off to private developers but kept in public ownership and developed for community benefit?

Answer

Answer for Holloway Prison site

Answer for Holloway Prison site

Answered By: 
The Mayor

My officers have continued to meet with the Ministry of Justice and Islington Council to discuss the future redevelopment of the site, including options for procuring a development partner and the need to maximise the provision of genuinely affordable housing