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Featured Consultations & Surveys

Closed Consultations & Surveys

  • Draft Contaminated Land Strategy (CLS)

    Over the past year, we have been working to update the Council’s Contaminated Land Strategy (CLS). This strategy sets out the Council’s approach to addressing any potential land contamination in the borough. The revised draft takes into account new laws and regulations that have helped... More

    Closed 5 June 2022

  • Barriers to digital tech employment and skills survey

    Hackney council is committed to closing the skills gap to help residents get new skills, retrain and progress into good jobs - including in our local digital tech sector and digital tech jobs across industries. Examples of digital technology jobs and skills include cyber security, digital... More

    Closed 27 May 2022

  • Employer survey - Barriers to local recruitment for digital tech

    Hackney Council is committed to working with local employers and educators to help our diverse communities get in-demand digital tech skills and progress into good jobs. We know businesses in Hackney aspire to have a workforce that mirrors the local labour market. They want to hire employees... More

    Closed 26 May 2022

  • Advocacy Services in Hackney

    Hackney Council is looking at advocacy services in the borough and wants to make sure that the services we offer help the people who need it. We also want to make sure the services are the best they can be. If you or someone you know uses adult advocacy services in Hackney then we want to... More

    Closed 1 April 2022

  • Well Street Common Play Area

    In 2021 we adopted a new 10 year Parks and Green Spaces Strategy, which includes a commitment to creating more welcoming spaces and continuing to work with children, young people and their families to improve them. We are already improving play areas at Clapton Pond, Haggerston Park,... More

    Closed 31 March 2022

We Asked, You Said, We Did

Here are some of the issues we have consulted on and their outcomes. See all outcomes

We asked

We asked you for feedback on our design proposals to improve the play area in Clapton Square.  

You said

24 local children, young people and families fed into the design process, helping to shape a set of designs to take out to public consultation. A further 101 people fed back on the design proposals, which included installing new equipment and creating a new entrance and a pathway.

Read the consultation report

We did

As a result of the consultation we are introducing more challenging equipment for older children. We are also reviewing the amount of sand on site, the surfacing underneath equipment, the design of the climbable entrance and solutions to make the shelter more welcoming and less of a focus for anti social behaviour.  

Work will start in autumn 2022. 

https://hackney.gov.uk/clapton-square

We asked

We asked you for feedback on our design proposals to improve the play area in Stoke Newington Common.

You said

96 local children, young people and families fed into the design process, helping to shape a set of designs to take out to public consultation. A further 129 people fed back on the design proposals, which included installing new equipment and making the landscape more playable.

Read the consultation report

We did

As a result of the consultation we have made a number of design changes including; keeping the play area fully enclosed; additional toddler swings and a trampoline.

Work is planned to begin on building the play area autumn 2022.

https://hackney.gov.uk/stoke-newington-common

We asked

We asked you for feedback on our design proposals to improve the play area in Haggerston Park. 

You said

78 local children, young people and families fed into the design process, helping to shape a set of designs to take out to public consultation. A further 103 people fed back on the design proposals, which included making it bigger, adding more equipment so that it appeals to a wider age range of children and making it more accessible.

Read the consultation report

We did

As a result of the consultation we have made a number of design changes adding trees for shade and more equipment for older children, including more swings to create spaces where they can hang out and have fun as well as the play area’s younger users. 

Work is planned to begin on building the play area autumn 2022.

https://hackney.gov.uk/haggerston-park