Greenwich Council

Issue details

New affordable housing delivery programme and completion of a grant funding agreement with the GLA in relation to Building Council Homes for Londoners programme

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/11/2018

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Reason for urgency:
The Council submitted a bid at the end of September to the Mayor of London’s Building Council Homes for Londoners. The announcements were made at the end of October. The GLA require that the Royal Borough of Greenwich enter into a Grant Funding Agreement by no later than 31st December 2018. The Agreement is a standard agreement and is non-negotiable. On this basis an urgent decision is required to enable the Council to secure £32.6m grant funding to support the delivery of new Council built affordable homes.

Decision due: 11 Dec 2018 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Growth and Strategic Development

Lead director: Director of Regeneration, Enterprise and Skills

Department: DRES

Contact: Jeremy Smalley, Assistant Director Regeneration (Regeneration Enterprise and Skills) Email: jeremy.smalley@royalgreenwich.gov.uk Tel: 020 8921 2244.

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