Joanne Welcomes 265 Affordable Home Starts in Haringey in 2018/19

In response to the Mayor’s announcement that 265 affordable homes were started by City Hall in Haringey during 2018/2019, local London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, said: “It is hugely positive to see the Mayor is delivering the hundreds of desperately needed affordable homes in our borough. “For too long, local people have been left to grapple with a growing housing crisis in Haringey. However, this … Continue reading Joanne Welcomes 265 Affordable Home Starts in Haringey in 2018/19

£38 million funding pot up for grabs for community-led housing schemes

Local London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, is calling upon community groups to bid for a share of a new £38 million community-led housing fund, launched by City Hall on Wednesday (16th January). Ms McCartney has praised the scheme and said that it “will put local people at the centre of tackling our housing crisis”. Over … Continue reading £38 million funding pot up for grabs for community-led housing schemes

Joanne Welcomes Good Growth Fund Announcement

In response to the announcement that Enterprising Tottenham High Road in Haringey have been awarded £2,000,000 as part of the Mayor’s Good Growth Fund to alleviate deprivation in the community, local London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, said: “We’ve had almost a decade of austerity and are at serious risk of seeing poverty and inequality becoming progressively normalised … Continue reading Joanne Welcomes Good Growth Fund Announcement

Haringey Awarded £62m to deliver 848 Council Homes

In response to the Mayor’s announcement that Haringey have been awarded £62,858,000 from his Building Council Homes for Londoners Programme, to deliver 848 council homes, local London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, said: “This is great news. With too many local families priced out of the housing market and stuck in temporary accommodation, it has … Continue reading Haringey Awarded £62m to deliver 848 Council Homes

Councils must “take their final chance” to bid for Air Quality funding

Enfield and Haringey Councils are being urged to “take their final chance” to bid for a share of £6 million of Mayoral funding to boost air quality in the borough. Local London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, said that with air pollution leading to the premature deaths of over 9,000 Londoners each year, communities must “use … Continue reading Councils must “take their final chance” to bid for Air Quality funding